Adam Crymble

The history of Britain is deeply intertwined with migration. The research of Adam Crymble explores ways that we can understand the experiences of newcomers and locals as they negotiated for space (both physical and social) in new surroundings.

Find out more about my research, and how we can work together to explore history.

Welcome to the History of Migration site of Adam Crymble

Understanding Georgian Lives on the Move

And Adding Context to Today’s Debates on Migration


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Adam’s research explores the history of migration in Britain and Ireland during the eighteenth century. Many of the challenges migrants and local communities face today echo the problems of the past. His research challenges many misunderstandings by highlighting solutions. [Read More].

Inherited Learning Project


What if today’s students created resources not just for their own use, but for future cohorts? What if each successive wave of students did the same, always leaving the collection and module richer than when they arrived? [Read More].

Crymble Awards

Support Digital Humanities

It’s important to let people know they’ve made a difference. Every year the Crymble Awards do just that, by recognizing five projects that shaped the way I think about my research. [Read More].