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Just did some quick research and it appears "shew/shewn" was still in common use into the early 1940's.

I was a junior member of the Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club in the 1950's, The membership card said "Must be shewn at the gate on entry".

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Interestingly, all those ough pronunciations all have words with similar pronunciations spelt differently. Such as Rough and Ruff, And what about the augh. As in caught and draught. And other words like Hart and heart. I love the English language. I have read books about its origins and how so many words mean much the same thing but in different context. It is so sad to hear words misused. I crige when I hear the misuse of the word 'like'.

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