Donated by Mr and Mrs Wallace

Pickaver Family Huthwaite Connections

Sincere thanks from meeting David and wife Eileen. A retired librarian, Eileen shares here a glimpse into her notable ancestry under maiden name Pickaver. Original address for Mill House is when their small farm house stood atop Mill Lane. Photographed by its then owner and her great grandfather.

A clipping shows some historic village professions circa 1889. Dated 1900 out a British Bandsman Magazine are members of a well established Hucknall Huthwaite Prize Band.   Village transformations have however greatly changed since All Saints church replaced village school services, where Blackwell Road pupils are shown 1923.

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Written 07 May 06 Revised 03 Mar 09 © by Gary Elliott