Harriston - Mrs Joyce Hodgson

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The photos of Harriston below are by kind permission of Mrs Joyce Hodgson of Wigton. They are taken in and around the pit village of Harriston mostly in the early 1900's. George Marrs Smith was born in 1880 in Harriston. He served his time at Brayton Domian No 5 as a blacksmith eventually becoming site manager before his untimely death in 1942 at the age of 62 whilst dismantling pit head when cable snapped and wrapped round George and flung him onto girders. John Hodgson Smith was Mrs Hodgson's Great Grandfather. Her Father was Jame Berwick Smith Died 1990 who was pit joiner.

These images are the property of Mrs Joyce Hodgson and should not be reproduced without her consent

Mrs Hodgson Photos - Click on image to Enlarge
Aspatria Cricket
Team
Brayton Domain
No 5 Pit
Brayton Domain
No 5 Pit
family Photo
Harriston
George Marrs, Annie
James, Esther and Tamar
George Marrs Smith
No 5 Pit
Grandfather John
Blacksmith with beard
James Berwick Smith
No 5 Pit
John Hodgson Smith
Harriston
John Hodgson Smith
Motorbike Harriston
John Hodgson Smith
No 5 Pit
John Routledge
T.Purham No 5 Pit
Uncle John Hodgson
Smith Harriston
Uncle John Hodgson
Smith - No 5 Pit
Uncle John Hodgson
Smith - No 5 Pit
Uncle John Hodgson
Smith - School Photo
Brayton Domain
No 5 Pit
Brayton Domain
No 4 Pit
Brayton Domain
No 5 Pit
John Hodgson Smith
with the Beard
Tamar and Esther
Harriston


These images are the property of Mrs Joyce Hodgson and should not be reproduced without her consent



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