Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Friday, 4 March 2011

Royal British Legion (Hyde Branch)

The lady in the middle front row carrying the flag was my Grandmother Sarah Wigley.... I believe she was marching with the Royal British Legion Hyde Branch, which as recently been mentioned in the local papers. 

"The Royal British Legion safeguards the welfare, interests and memory of those who are serving or who have served in the Armed Forces. They are one of the UK's largest membership organisations and recognised as custodians of Remembrance. They also run the annual Poppy Appeal."

1 comment:

Hydonian said...

Great picture ,Tom - such a worthwhile cause.
The cobbled road is excellent,too ...