The Railway Man 2

The Railway Man 2

In my September 2015 Blog I detailed the life and times of my railway clerk ancestor Rowland NEEDS. The Railway Service Journal in September 1926 recorded that Rowland NEEDS retired from the Willow Walk branch of the R.C.A (Railway Clerks Association) in September...
The Malster

The Malster

Reviewing my June 2015 Blog ‘Malster to Mariner’ got me thinking about the trade of Malster. Edward (my 1st cousin three times removed) who featured in the 2015 Blog and his father (my 2nd great grand uncle) on the 1861 Census are listed as Malsters; these...