Harry Mellor

Damaged photograph. On the reverse is written, "Mr Harry Mellor, 4 Fountain Grove, Hudder..."

This was local swimming instructor Harry Mellor (1895-?) who is known to have been residing at 4 Fountain Grove at the time of his marriage to Ethel Dowson in February 1922. Mellor had served in the Royal Navy during the First World War and was likely aboard the HMS Bellerophon during the Battle of Jutland in May 1916.


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collection:Harry Mellor, "Professor of Swimming"
tags:Digitised Items, Harry Mellor (1895-?), Photographs, Photographs: Monochrome, Set HC002
source:One of a number of postcards and photographs from a house clearance in the Huddersfield area (Set HC002).
rights:Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY)
date added:16 April 2017

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