Monthly Archives: March 2017

Another long shot, but could you have a connection to any of these old photographs?

In November 2015 I posted a blog post trying to reunite some old photographs I had  found when visiting a car boot sale in Bristol – sadly none of the photographs had names on them, although a few had numbers and they … Continue reading

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Are you a FRY from Cossington in Somerset?

Another of my recent old photographic postcard finds was one of a grave bearing the names of John and Martha FRY – who were they and where were they buried? Well I do love a challenge!! John  FRY died on the 3rd … Continue reading

Posted in Aberdare, Cossington, FRY, Glamorgan, Old Photographs, Postcard, Somerset, Wales | 1 Comment

Seeking relatives of C W LAST of the Essex Regiment!

I have recently found and purchased two World War 1 medals from a medal fair in London that were awarded to a C W LAST from the Essex Regiment who had the Regimental number of 36758. The most likely match … Continue reading

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