The Flood Came and Took Them All Away (1852) - Appendix: List of More Bodies Found

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The Flood Came and Took Them All Away: A Sermon on the Holmfirth Flood (1852) by Rev. Joshua Fawcett


List of More Bodies Found.

Since our list of the bodies found, given in pages 80 to 85, the following have been discovered, viz:—

  1. Mary Crosland, 19 years.
  2. Mary Metterick, 67 years.
  3. Joseph Dodd, 48 years.
  4. Alfred Metterick, 8 years.
  5. Thomas Charlesworth[1], 6 years.
  6. Richard Shackleton, 31 years.
  7. Ellen Ann Hartley, 3 years.
  8. Ann Bailey, 4 years.

The only bodies now missing are those of James Metterick, aged 57 years, and Joseph Marsden, 19 years.


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Notes and References

  1. This is presumably a reference to Emor Charlesworth (1845-1852).