Jayne Shrimpton

Welcome to the website of Jayne Shrimpton

UK-based professional dress historian, portrait specialist and photo ‘detective’ since the 1980s.

Jayne is internationally known as an author and columnist in the genealogy and social history arena. Jayne also provides a unique picture dating/analysis service for family historians, local groups and commercial clients.


Picture consultancy for institutions & individuals.

Jayne Shrimpton offers a professional service dating and interpreting photographs and artworks for family historians; local history and genealogy groups; historical and art institutions and TV production companies.