A Closer Look at Downton Abbey

Here you will find the articles written at Edwardian Promenade about the historical backdrop of Downton Abbey.

Series 1

Introduction to Downton Abbey pt 1
Introduction to Downton Abbey pt 2
Addressing Titled Persons
The Type-Writer Girl
The End of an Era…Or Was It?
The Edwardian Garden Party

Series 2

Jessica Fellowes and The World of Downton Abbey
Women’s War Work in WWI
Nursing & Military Hospitals on the Home Front
Popular Songs of WWI
Living with ‘Enza: the Spanish Flu Pandemic, 1918-1919

Series 3

A Look at England in the Early 1920s
Jessica Fellowes and The Chronicles of Downton Abbey

Series 4

Jazz in Jazz Age Britain