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 .
March 2014
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Monday, 4 March 2013

Fun at St Marys

Today we have some lovely photos of years gone by sent in by Marjorie R..

They show various pantomimes from St Marys .

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St Mary's Pantomime, Babes in the Wood, 1948.
My sister and I were the Babes.

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St Mary's Pantomime, Cinderella, 1949
My father (left) and Arthur Fitton were the Ugly Sisters.

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St Mary's Pantomime 1950. Can't remember the title, possibly Mother Goose.
My father is 2nd left.

Thank you, Marjorie.
Your photos are always very gratefully received. :)


Anonymous said...

Barry in Oz. In the top photo Jack Grey, the owner of the newspaper shop opposite St Mary's is on the left, then Jim Myall, owner of the Cake shop opposite St Mary's is third from the left. On the right is the eldest Tatton lass, Jean I think, her Dad owned Tattons Funerals opposite the school.

Marjorie said...

Yes, it was Jean Tatton, playing the fairy queen.