Shandon Valuation Roll 1875

Dear blog reader Welcome to the third part in a series, a list of the people, with house names where known, who were connected with Shandon in 1875. In 1875 Shandon had 32 households, this is the exact same number as the 32 households in 1865 which had been a growth of 4 households fromContinue reading “Shandon Valuation Roll 1875”

Death of John Hartley of Letrualt

LIVERPOOL DAILY POST TUESDAY 21 DECEMBER 1869 IN MEMORIAM JOHN BERNARD HARTLEY, CIVIL ENGINEER [COMMUNICATED] ‘Died at Letrualt, Shandon, NB, 14th December, 1869, John Bernard Hartley, Esq., aged 54.’ This brief announcement tells to the ‘merchant princes’ and general public of Liverpool that the son of their great engineer, the late Jesse Hartley, has prematurelyContinue reading “Death of John Hartley of Letrualt”