New: e-access to South Eastern Gazette 1852-1912

Thanks to Heritage Lottery Funding, Oxford users now have online access to the archive of an important regional English newspaper, The South Eastern Gazette 1852-1912 (UKPress Online). It is listed in OxLIP+ and will soon appear in SOLO.

South Eastern Gazette title 1862

Formerly The Maidstone Gazette, the South Eastern Gazette was a major regional title for the south-east of England.

Kent / by Herman Moll (1732?)

Circulating in Kent, Surrey and Sussex, it published reports of local occurrences, the state of all the hop districts, and the London and country markets and promoted educational advancement. It also featured some reports from abroad.

For more about the newspaper, check out the entry in the Waterloo Directory of English Periodicals and Newspapers, 1800-1900 (also accessible to Oxford users).

Cross searching with The Daily Mirror

You can search The Daily Mirror and The South Eastern Gazette together or separately. Simply untick the box at the bottom of the Advance search screen.

Related links

See also our blog post on historical newspapers for details of other historical newspapers online.

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