John Kenyon (c.1810-1872)

This page is part of the Holmfirth Flood Project which aims to make content available to researchers in advance of the 175th anniversary of the 1852 Flood which will be commemorated in 2027.


John Kenyon was a stone miner who resided at Liphill Bank.

Holmfirth Flood of 1852

He assisted with the recovery operation following the 1852 Flood. He assisted in locating or identifying the bodies of:

Notes and References

  1. "The Inquest" in Leeds Intelligencer (14/Feb/1852).