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This memorial is in East Anstey church and commemorates Albert William Tarr who was killed on the railway line on the 8 January 1935.

Signatures and marks of Brushford parishioners agreeing to stand surety for the father of an illegitimate child 1649 [1648 old style].  

Monument in Hawkridge church to a man who emigrated to Queensland, Australia

Molland Town Band

A memorial to the tragic deaths of the Pincombe family from Molland who had set sail for Canada hoping for a better life.

Lorna Doone

Thaddeus Kosciuszko was born in Poland on February 4, 1746, son of Ludwik and Tekla Kosciuszko.

By 2001, some sixty years of 'Asian migration' had had a discernible impact on Bristol's cityscape.

The table shows people of African descent  who lived in Bristol. Scipio Africanus  (1720) was one of them.

The Bosons were one of Newlyn's leading gentry families.

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