Edward Tennysons Grave

Edward Tennysons Grave

Here some photos of Edward Tennysons grave, discovered 2 weeks ago in St. Stephens graveyard in Acomb, York. Thank you Jo Morris for sending these.  Edward spent approx. 50 years in a private asylum in Acomb a stones throw from the graveyard. He entered aged 19!...
Catherine Tennyson Research

Catherine Tennyson Research

At the moment we’re following 2 lines of research. What on earth is Catherine (Catherina) Tennyson, 2nd wife of Horatio doing buried in Somersby churchyard next to George. She actually died in London. And the Tennyson brood had been gone a good 60 years…...
Harrington Hall Event

Harrington Hall Event

Prepping for tonight’s sold-out fundraiser at Harrington Hall.  Local historian Jean Howard will be giving her ‘Three Little Rich Girls’ talk on the Baring sisters as part of the popular Wolds Words Festival. Photos will follow of course.