The Importance of Victorian Culture – Part 2


In part one of our blog we saw an immediate change in Victorian Britain compare to the country ruled by William IV. Modesty and restraint were now the order of the day as the queen led by example. The...

October 25, 2018 Helga

The Importance of Victorian Culture – Part 1


The Victorian era is easy to calculate as it is when Queen Victoria was on the throne of Britain, from 1837 to 1901. She came to the throne at the end of the Industrial revolution, where Britain saw some...

October 3, 2018 Helga

Servants in Victorian Times – Part 2


In part one of our blog of servants in the Victorian household we looked at the roles of the senior servants, namely the butler, housekeeper and the valet. In this blog we look at some of the lesser servants...

September 18, 2018 Helga

Servants in Victorian Times – Part 1


During Victorian times the industrial revolution brought great wealth to the elite of society, and Victorian households of the wealthy could afford many service staff. In fact, the amount of servants a person had displayed how wealthy they were....

August 6, 2018 Helga
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