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Quarantine: a type of Customs Officer responsible for ensuring that overseas travellers remained offshore on quarantine vessels.
Quarrel Picker: cut and installed glass windows etc.
Quarrerius: a stone cutter.
Quarrier: worked in a quarry.
Quarry Man: worked in q quarry - alternate name for a Quarrier.
Quassillarius: a merchant or pedlar.
Quay Clerk: performed administrative duties at a quay or wharf, where passengers or goods were unloaded.
Queensware Potter: a maker of fine pottery.
Quencher: cooled red hot materials in water in the coke making industry.
Quiller: a machine operator in the textile industry, responsible for winding yarn.
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Quilter: man who made quilted cloth.
Quiltress: female maker of quilted cloth.
Quister: bleached textiles.
Quizzing Glass Supplier: made or sold monocles.
Qwylwryghte: alternate spelling of Quillwright, meaning a Wainwright.
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