Thanks to the General Register Office (GRO) continuing its trial for supplying PDF versions of entries of birth, marriage and death, I was able to solve a mystery, but not the one I expected. Continue reading “Mary, Mary, quite contrary”
I said I would post some images of the interior to St Helen’s church, Tarporley. I am not one for religion, but I do recognise the importance of the churches in our history and the great length of continuity the church provides.
The inscription on the Lych Gate reads: Let thy loving Spirit lead me forth into the land of righteousness, which seems to be from Psalm 143, though “me” is replaced by “them”.
But, as I don’t recall any mention in Sunday School, who was St Helen and why a dedication in Cheshire?
Just a few pictures of Tarporley, Cheshire, where I am renting an apartment. The weather has been changeable and often rather damp. Continue reading “Swanning around”