Other People

Other People

A page of stories and snippets about other people. Some taken from newspapers, some from books, and others from verbal tales that are told.

John & Sarah Busfield 1879

Mary Ann Oldfield – 90th Birthday 1948

Thomas Cummin Stobbs – obituary 1878

Thomas Busfield – fatal dynamite accident 1886

John Kay, soldier who died from heatstroke while marching up Greenhow Hill as part of a troop going to deal with the Luddite’s in Lancashire

Thomas Longthorn – injured by explosion

John William Whitehead – funeral 1939

John William Whitehead – reminiscences – sometime between 1932 and 1939

John & Jimmy Bowes – blown up on Craven Moor 1856