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Day in the Life

Elizabeth Poslett (at age 26)

A Day in the Life Of explores the themes of childhood, education, housing, domestic life, transport, leisure, factory working life and agricultural life by following the daily lives of Elizabeth and John Poslett, two Victorian Tiverton factory workers, across one week in September 1874.

You can also send questions to Elizabeth and John Poslett, and their daughter Alice, by registering on the Ask a Victorian section of this site.

John  Poslett (at age 37)

The Poslett Family Tree

Poslett Family Tree