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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Sunday, 18 September 2011

Hyde Carnival 1st Prize Winner (1933)


Here is a photo of a entrant in the 1933 carnival.The small boy is Ivor Robinson age 5 with his uncle Fred Woodhall who had a fish and poultry shop on Market street.(where the mobility solutions shop is now ) .On the cart is a very large salmon ,frozen in a block of ice for which he won first prize. The photo was taken near Hyde park.


Thank you to CeeCee for sending in this great picture on behalf of Ivor Robinson.. Ivor has been good enough to send in pictures and information in the past.. so thank you again, Ivor.

1 comment:

Hydonian said...

Great photo Ceecee!