Photo Page 63

Page 63



March 20

Prince of Wales married.

March 21st

Howard Chavasse died, was buried at Walmley and in a few weeks succeeded by Dr Lakin. Mrs Howard going to her Father's; bright prospects and successful careers ended, all gone.

? Photo of Mrs Howard (Chavasse)


? Photo of Howard Chavasse


John Hastings began a house opposite the Cup.


Mr Wright left The Grammar School to be succeeded by Rev Albert Smith, a junior master of King Ed's school in Birmingham; the Charity Act reversing the Will of the Founder, whose will it was that the Master should be a layman. May the successors equal their predecessors in their many good qualities.

Mr and Mrs Wright left Sutton amid the regrets of their neighbours from St Leonards.

Blank photo - this was Mr Wright. It appears to have been removed to Richard Holbeche's diary!


? Photo of Mrs Wright.


The first charge made for going in to the Park.

June 1st

The Church Bells re-hung, cost 13£-15s-0d.

Mr Addenbrooke brought Hollyfield.


Station Inn began to be built by David Capel. It was finished Oct 1.

July 7

Poor old Martin taken to the Asylum.

...Grammar School opened under the New Master, (Mr Bee - assistant) 'Bishop Vesey's School' henceforth.