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Example: Florence Nightingale in PastScape
You can enter the wording Florence Nightingale in the Home page 'Quick Search' box and you get 17 sets of results.
These records show descriptions of buildings, photos and maps if available, monument records, bibliography and sources of the information.
However, you'll note from the results on this page you also get links to other mentions of Florence Nightingale, that are not related to her but to ships named after her.