Investigating the History of a House
Extension task 1: Bedale Hall Expenditure
You are now going to examine some documents which show the household records - how much did it cost to run Bedale Hall for a year during the 19th century.
Examine all the documents.What ideas of the lifestyle of the Bersford Peirse famliy do you get from these documents?
How do these ideas fit in with your first impressions on seeing the photograph of Bedale Hall?