Credits and Acknowledgements

This site was researched and designed by Hannah Dent, Samantha Mercer and Kathryn White with support and advice from Dr Jessica Meyer and Professor Alison Fell (School of History).

The videos were written by Dr Kate Vigurs and Matt Broom, performed by Tom Fermor, and filmed and edited by Professor Paul Cooke.

Support for this project was provided by the FOAR2000 module, Leeds University Library Special Collections, the Thackray Museum, Leeds and the National Railway Museum, York.

Funding was generously provided by the Footsteps Fund.

The site creators would like to thank the following for permission to use images and materials:

We would also like to thank the following individuals for their advice and assistance throughout the project:

  • Paul Cooke
  • Tom Fermor
  • Richard High
  • Steve Honeyman
  • Claudia Sternberg
  • Kate Vigurs
  • The staff of Special Collections, The Brotherton Library, University of Leeds.

This site has been generously funded by the University of Leeds Footsteps Fund