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Portraits of the Bulmer knights of Wilton Castle and County Durham sought.
Photograph required of John George (“Sunshine”) Smith of Spennymoor. He played for Spennymoor Wednesday Football Club early 20th century. Born 1890 died 1943. He also ran as “Boy Grey”, managed by Jack Egglestone. Wife had fish and chip shop in Bessemer Terrace and the King Street, Spennymoor. He was a popular and well-known local character. He also organised trips to Blackpool.
"Ralph Dixon of the Doris transport lost an arm carrying my despatches wants a pension"

Admiral Nelson aide memoire of about August 1805.
"Henry Noble (1836 Fersfield, Norfolk-1916 Aycliffe, Durham)"

Worked at Ord & Maddison quaries at Crawleyside, Hulands and Aycliffe, where manager. Information and photos sought and info on twins Alfred & Elizabeth and son Albert who emigrated to Sydney (Australia) in 1910. Photo also sought of father Daniel who died Fersfield c1893.
If you have any information please contact Peter Davison (PeterDavison200@hotmail.co.uk)