Grandmother - a Memory of Todhills.
My grandmother, Margeret Alice Derbyshire, lived at 1 Ivy Cottage, Todhills. My father, Maurice Derbyshire, was born 1904 at Lower Willington. I have a newspaper cutting dated 2 September telling of how my grandmother's father, J Glendenning, started work at nine years old! And eventually because of failing eyesight ended up as night foreman at Todhills railways. I think newspaper cutting may be from Durham County Chronicle if anyone could assist. I can email newspaper cutting onto anyone if they wish. I also want to visit the Todhills area around about 17th September 2013.
A memory shared by on Sep 6th, 2013. Send Roy Derbyshire a message
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