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Sir John Bennet Lawes

Sir John Bennet Lawes Р1814-1900 Sir John Bennet Lawes was born at Rothamsted Manor in 1814. He was educated at Eton and Oxford but left without a degree. He turned one of the bedrooms in the manor into a laboratory and conducted experiments on fertilisers using  bones, guano, potash and superphosphates. In 1843 he

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Creekmouth Sunday School Children 1940s

Can you help fill in the missing names in this picture….? Top Row, L-R: Shirely Davey, Joan Clark, Miss King, Sylvia Davey Middle Row, L-R: Peter Iveson, (…..Goodwin?), Charlie Hussey, Lily Hussey, Maureen Stone, Alan Little, Eddie Gibbons, Bottom Row, L-R: (……….?), Rosemary Iveson, Maureen Langford, Gloria Goodwin, Ethel Bones, Victor Bones, Paul Syvrett.

Do you recognise anyone in this photograph?

  Charabanc outing to Southend? (late 1940’s) – Reg Turner, Nell Davey, (………….), Dave Crabtree, Bea Crabtree, (………….), (………..), Sylvia Davey, Betty Davey, Tommy Hill, Ivy Martin (Dinsdale), Ann Marton, Cora Hughes, (…………), (………….), (………….), Bob Dinsdale, Jack Hughes, ( Who is sitting on the bus?)