Monthly Archives: May 2013

PRINTERS, PATENTS & PATON & 1881 census

On a blustery rainy Saturday on 18th May a family from Derbyshire and Huddersfield came to Holbeck Cemetery to visit their ancestor’s grave. Beatrice is Adam Paton’s great, great, granddaughter and Glennys  is his great, great, great granddaughter.Thankfully the pouring … Continue reading

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Leeds United ,Noster Terrace & Holbeck Cemetery

One of the houses in Noster Terrace holds a secret connection to Leeds United. This is no fantastic Victorian mansion with a blue plaque, it is just an ordinary through terrace house facing Holbeck Cemetery and overlooking Beggars Hill, which … Continue reading

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