Burnley, Lancashire

7 April 1879: Deserter from Her Majesty’s Service: A reward of from 5s to 20s is offered for the apprehension of John Clifford, [Reg. No:] 1518, 31st Foot; [born:] Manchester; [trade] driller; [age] 25; [size:] 5[ft] 6[in]; [hair:] brown; [eyes:] blue; [face:] fresh; [coat & trousers:] regimental; [date of desertion:] 16 March 1879 [at] Burnley; [marks & remarks:] tattooed on left arm


July 1930: Bootham School, Summer Term 1930: List of Boys: Thomas G. Wood (new boy), Burnley: College Class, bedroom 4, Ford House; John B. Hargreaves, Burnley: Upper Senior, bedroom 1, Tuke House; Philip N. Holmes, Burnley: Lower Senior, bedroom 4, Ford House; Frank Thistlethwaite, Burnley: Lower Senior, bedroom 21, Penn House; Richard Thistlethwaite (entered this term), Burnley: Upper Schoolroom, bedroom 21, Penn House


30 May 1934: Postcard to Mrs R. W. Crook, St Stephen’s Vicarage, Burnley: ‘………. of our trips. Went to the finished St Asaph’s cathedral yesterday. It is so nice & the evening came out sunny after grey days   Jacob[?]’


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