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25 May 2016

a kitchen in west penwith

A Kitchen in West Penwith c. 1900. By the standards of Round about a Pound a Week or even The Country Housewife’s Book this would have been a perfect and luxurious kitchen (there would have been a sink in a scullery, and a separate larder); many of us nowadays have the identical table, chairs and glass-fronted dresser.

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