These pages deal with general historical issues, some of which are directly related to the "Road Movie" going on on the "other channel" (From Watford Gap to Camelot).

When is a Village? - Notes on the origins of the English village.

Kings of the Road - Enclosure of Common Land.

Enclosure to Turnpike - The Development of Roads.

The Colossus of Roads - John Loudon McAdam.

What's in a number? - The Ministry of Transport road-numbering scheme.

One Little Road - The A361 in perspective.

British Politics as a Continuation of the Battle of Hastings - By Other Means - Where did the British class system come from?

Time and the Blue Grotto - Thoughts on the evolution of civilisation, inspired by a cavern on Capri.

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