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    This page contains some sample photos from our archive collection.
    All material is the copyright of the provider or BDLHS.
    Please do not copy this material without permission.
    Contact us by email on "burnbanks at bampton-history.org.uk" for more information.

    Photographs from Ray Holliday

    Bampton School 1948:
    9 children from Burnbanks
    2nd right top row - Ray Holliday, next left G Hindmarch, miss one, John Twigg (deceased). Far left Jeff Hindmarsh, Elsie Thompson, Margaret Coward, miss one, Sheila Dixon, Ginny Thompson
    Bottom row - 4th left Brian Twigg, Raymond Crabtree
    Photographer and owner unknown

    Jackson's Band, Thirlmere:
    The Jackson Brothers, Stybeck, Thirlmere
    Tom on drums, John, leader on accordion, Edwin 'Eddie' on piano and Issac Small from Cockermouth on trumpet
    (Jan 2004) John still alive, 98 years old this year - John relation of Ray Holliday's
    Band finished playing in 1952 - played in Hall at Burnbanks
    Apart from the Band, photo will be owned by John Jackson the accordion player, his permission has been sought through Ray Holliday to use

    Blacksmiths Shop, Burnbanks:
    From right, A Little, W Holliday, name unknown of third person
    Ray Holliday is the source of photo, photographer unknown

    Photographs from Walter Twigg

    4 workers from Burnbanks
    Bill Twigg on far left

    Harry Toone, Burnbanks

    Bill Toone and Billy R

    Tommy Toone and Charlie Squires

    Granny Toone

    Mrs Pugh with Walter and Tommy Toone
    Printed on back of photo Rose Magna Print S56

    Mrs Pugh with Walter and Tommy Toone

    Jessie Twigg (mother)
    with on left Frank, behind John and in front Brian Twigg at Boathouse

    Sally Murphy centre lady

    Two photographs of a Burnbanks concert from the 1930s

    Burnbanks house interior

    Burnbanks house interior

    Burnbanks house interior

    Burnbanks house interior


    Burnbanks rebuilding

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