Page Barrow's notebook of deaths and marriages (plus the occasional birth) has been located. It has been transcribed and is now on the Bishop Burton web site. It covers a period from 1908 to Page's death in 1927 at the age of 79. Page worked as a gardener in the village but was known as the village historian. The notebook contains references to over 350 families and individuals, most of whom are connected with Bishop Burton.

There are two attachments for this article:

  • some background information about Page Barrow
  • the transcribed entries

Please use the comments facility to add any extra information you may have about the people mentioned in the notebook.

Many thanks are due to Sheila Coy who did the original transcription and to Sue Ellerington and John Dunning for helpful additions and corrections to the editorial notes.

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