In my last part about the family with connections to A La Ronde, I thought I would share the few photos unidentified so far with you.
I have found that Robert Sparke Hutchings was the very first Vicar of St Andrew’s Church, Monkton Wyld in 1850
I never imagined it would take me on a journey to the Netherlands, Sweden, Milan, Italy, Sunderland, Durham. Also connections to Christopher Columbus and even the Queen of Holland
St Columb Major is a town that we had a nice wander around when we toured Cornwall recently. Was lovely as it was a Sunday afternoon, so nice and quiet. There are some lovely buildings and interesting places to see in the town. Barclays Bank Building This looks so inviting […]
On our travels at the beginning of May we came across St Petroc’s Parish Church of Lydford, Devon. It is a Norman church but is founded on an earlier settlement. A small timber church probably stood on the site, built about 650AD. It was dedicated in honour of […]
The last time we came to the Isle of Wight was over 20 years ago when the children were young. So this time being just us, we were able to explore and enjoy more of the hidden treasures that the Island has to offer. We travelled on the […]