See the left hand column (or below on mobile devices) for articles on local people born in this period.

You can also use the SEARCH box on the left under the index or click on any of the photos below.  Please do contact us if you have corrections or additions to the information.




Henrietta Busk by Percy Bigland for Bedford College now part of the Royal Holloway University collection

john william colenso 1814-83


Horace Freeman being presented with a refereeing certificate in 1972 (PHO2883)

Honour 7

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