I have spent much of the day juggling spreadsheets old and new in an attempt to streamline collection and storage of the data that will inform future blog posts, increase the resource value of the long neglected Looking at Filey Wiki and complement what is on FamilySearch Tree. My working methods over the last few years could have been thought out more clearly and data input made more efficient. I don’t want to think about all the wheels I have reinvented. If I do manage to design a system of data handling that works smoothly I’ll perhaps share it with you.
The rough and ready list of August Local Events has the makings of eight stories. I’ll use them as guinea pigs. Taking this breather from researching/posting most days is offering an opportunity to do some dupe eradication and merging on FamilySearch Tree ahead of storytelling rather than just informing you of what needs to be done and walking away from the problems.
On the early morning walk I visited the churchyard to photograph a particular headstone and on the top of the Commonwealth War Grave next to it I saw this little flyer:-