Personalities

William Hopkinson

William Hopkinson

William Hopkinson 1871 – 1916 Born in 1871 in Brampton and died in Northern France on 31 July 1916. William …

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Ernest Heath

Ernest Heath

Ernest and his wife Heather lived and farmed at Top Farm, Wadshelf. Ernest died in 1959

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John Clarke & Family

John Clarke & Family

John Clarke (left) with his family John Clarke opened the Brampton Steam Bakery at 294 Chatsworth Rd in the last …

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John Hill

Edward Ernest (John) Hill

My grandfather (centre) rebuilt the lychgate at St Peter and St Paul’s, Old Brampton, to mark the Silver Jubilee of …

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Clifford Thorpe

Clifford Thorpe

Clifford was my dad’s uncle, and I remember well visiting the Hotel.

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Froggatt Family

Jason Froggatt & Fanny Wilkinson

Jason Froggatt celebrates his golden wedding anniversary with Fanny Wilkinson and all 15 of their children in 1911. Almost certainly …

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