‘Coming into contact with a live cable, Charles was killed, Electrocuted!’
A visit to Anne at Sidbury Cemetery and update on the Scudamore Collection.
Happy New Year everyone, 2020 has been quite eventful for me so far! Lots of Old Photos going ‘home’
So I offered the photos to Sarah, knowing they would be seen by people & also be going to a very good home. But this is not the end of the story……
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 was amazed to find that her daughter had inherited from a cousin, a very famous National Trust property!
Scrolling through Ebay one evening I noticed this absolutely beautiful glass Ambrotype photo, unframed, of a couple, taken I thought probably 1855/60’s
So we have admirers Medee, Jeannie, Winnie and Gwen….Did Ronald marry any of them?
Though Ireland was aflame with civil war, Dublin society gaily put aside its troubles in May, 1798 to enjoy to the full an astounding story of seduction and murder!
We have just recently moved from Shaftesbury to Beaminster, still in Dorset, but down nearer to the coast. Moving gives us … More
These named old photos were among a box of cabinet cards and CDV’s all from one seller. He said they … More
On our travels at the beginning of May we came across St Petroc’s Parish Church of Lydford, Devon. It is … More