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Welcome to A Tale of One City – Portsmouth’s new community history website and online archive.

Find out about the people, places and topics which are part of Portsmouth’s story.

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People, Places & Topics

H. G. Wells

H.G. Wells took an apprenticeship at Hide's Drapery Emporium

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Buckland

'We used to play in a park called the black patch'

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Removal orders

Local parishes were legally responsible for looking after their poor

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Our latest news

Tale of One City Exhibition wins Award

Posted February 05, 2013 at 03:49pm | 0 comments

   Well done to the City Museum, which has won the News Guide Award for Best Exhibition. Museums staff celebrated  as ‘Tale of One City’ was announced as Best Exhibition, at an event which honours the best entertainment in the area. Joining museums staff at the event were representatives from 3 of the community groups […]

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