I was amazed when I opened the battered old suitcase and found eight certificates!
Imagine my surprise when I looked on the back of these photos to see they were of a family from Beaminster, Dorset!
These two lovely Postcard Photos I couldn’t resist, they are just adorable children aren’t they……..
I have found that Robert Sparke Hutchings was the very first Vicar of St Andrew’s Church, Monkton Wyld in 1850
Charles Stanley Battle served in WW1 as a Gunner in the Royal Field Artillery.
A couple of months ago at a Car Boot sale I came across three old photos in a bag. Having a quick look I could see they were the same lady & with writing on the back, the seller saw me looking & said dismissivly “oh those have […]
Sometimes when I’m rummaging through large boxes of old photos & allsorts, I just see something that takes my eye, these are two such things, 10p each !! A marriage certificate & a Baptism card. At the time I never know quite what I’ve got, but just that […]