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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Wednesday, 5 June 2013

Joel Lane View

Here is a postcard of a lovely old view of Joel Lane.
The postcard is currently for sale on Ebay.

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Joel Lane Primitive Methodist Chapel can be seen to the right of the postcard.


Anonymous said...

wow. i passed through here this morning its hard to imagine what it looked like back then! love this blog.

Werneth Low said...

Love that view and have bought the card! Thanks for posting it.