Compiled by Nathan Davis
This work is a ‘work in progress’. It will be updated frequently.
Firstly, there will be contention with the following compilation. Some readers will disagree with the dates, order or the chosen ‘milestones’ and perhaps others will find missing ‘milestones’ I’ve missed or neglected.
I accept all correspondence and will update the timeline frequently, once any disputed or missing milestone is brought to my attention.
The following ‘history’ has been sourced from various, authoritative sources – but as with such a study of this nature, there is bound to be disputed key events or dates, so I invite all enquires to firstname.lastname@example.org or by using the comments section below…