Charley King working in Leigh Forge, 1958 (father of Peter King)
James Henry Jones and wife Polly (nee Rumley). Licensees of Fleur de Lys Hotel 1911-1921
Charlotte Bourner, on stairs at Forge Square
PC George Cornelius, born 1897. Photo ca. 1921, when first made a police constable, with his first world war medals. Leigh Police Constable ca 1937-48
PC Philip W Stevens
Thomas Sturgess, churchwarden 1859-1901
Mrs Selden at Church
Caricature (1872) of Samuel Morley M.P. Born 1809, son of the founder of I&R Morley. Bought Hall Place estate and many of the houses in Leigh in 1870. Died 1886.
Norman, Stanley and Violet Greyland, late 1920s
Some of the Broad family
1880), John (b. 1881), Henry (b. 1882), Joseph (b. 1886), Simeon (b. 1888) and Victoria (b. 1889). In the 1901 census all the boys were recorded as 'farm labourers' and all the girls 'servants'. John Lucas was said to have been killed when struck by lightning.
Gladys Axtell feeding the ducks (at Great Barnetts)
Gladys Axtell washing milk buckets at Great Barnetts Farm
Octavius F Walton, Vicar 1906-18
Leigh Cricket Club, Isaac Ingram, 1938
World War 1 nurses
School choral group, 1937. The Music Festival, Corn Exchange, Tunbridge Wells.
Leigh Primary School, 1935/36
School gardening : Back row: C. Dyson H. Lucas W. Gibbons (Headmaster), A. Denton, F. Clark, K. Frost, L. Lucas A. Humphery, S. Clifton, G. Nixon Front row: G. Hitchcock, F. Older, D. Jenner, F. Selden, R. Brooker, V. Fry
Leigh Fire Brigade pulling the coffin of Harry 'Potty' Faircloth who died January 1929 aged 73
Eric Bridgen and Lord Geoffrey Hollenden
Leigh ca. 1890: James and Susan Fitzjohn with son Frederick born June 1883: taken 1 Park Cottages, Leigh.
Emily Fitzjohn with daughters: Peggy, standing and Ethel ca. 1917
Fred and Emily Fitzjohn at 1 Park Cottages, High Street, Leigh ca. 1947
late 1950s/early 1960s: Golden Years Club outing at Wannock Gardens, Polegate, Sussex. Please contact society if you recognize anyone.
Left: Mrs Phoebe Card; right: Mrs Emily Fitzjohn - taking tea on Golden Years Outing early 1960s
L-R: Miss Minnie Brooker; Mrs Emily Fitzjohn; Mrs Penny Brooker: Golden Years Outing late 1950s/early 1960s
William Denny ca 1940 - the father of Margaret Pyle, whose mother was Peggy Fitzjohn - taken near the front of 1 Park Cottages, with Rose Cottage in the background.
Leigh Green August 1940. L-R: William Wilkins - father of Emily Fitzjohn and Phoebe Card; u/k; Mr Wells; Mr Ike Ingram
John and Sarah Hounsom who lived at Rose Cottage
Albert Charles (Bert) Humphrey and daugther, Mabel, outside 2 Waterworks Cottages
Wedding of Frank (Albert Frank) Humphrey and Nancy Levett 7 April 1934 in Buxted, Sussex.
Wedding of Robert George Humphrey and Esther Fulton 20 August 1938 at Leigh
Samuel Morley - from painting, artist not known.
Rt Hon Lord Hollenden officiating at Leigh British Legion Children's Sports 10 July 1948
Harry Faircloth 1856-1929 from Courier 11 Jan 1929
Alfred Sales 1837-1928
George William Grevatt 1896-1976
Mary Stubbins, daughter of Bert Stubbins ca 1960?). She married Ben Fagg.
Barbara Faircloth in middle; with Mr Moon - and his war effort girls. Approx 1942.
Fred Faircloth, with grandson, Bob Hinge ca 1948
Hopping 1940s - on right Ruth Swaffer; on left Elizabeth Faircloth