Memories of Francis & Josephine Gaman

From the Rev. David Saunders archive. Memories of Frances Ruth Gamanwho lived in Caistor 1899 (born) to 1923 Father Dr. Francis Gaman and mother Sophia. She was not living with her mother in 1911 and I have been unable to Read More …

Caistor Diary 1902

1902 January 20th .. At a meeting of the Lighting Committee convened to be held at the Gas Works for the inspection of the new lamp for the Market Place… Mr. Brown in the Chair. There were also present Messrs. Read More …

Durham Ox – John Day

Many thanks to Mr.& Mrs. Oxby of Canada who has set us off on the story of John Day, innkeeper at the George Inn, and his involvement with the Durham Ox. Search “George Inn” for further information. Debbie Oxby tells Read More …

Caistor Diary 1900

1900 The Clerk then brought before the Council the fact that the Rural District Council had issued to the Overseers of Caistor a precept of an extra rate for special expenses thus making two rates for special expenses in one Read More …