Hirdle Family

The Hirdle Family Edward senior, wife Fanny, son Edward junior and daughter Caroline, All of whom had a job with the North London Railway Edward Hirdle Senior He was born in Apsley, Bedfordshire, the son of a carpenter, somewhere between 1825 (according to his death certificate, aged forty-four when he died in 1869) and 1831 […]

Robert Ayres

NLR Service Driver. Age 62. Appointed about Oct 1865. Service 43 years, 6 months. Good Conduct Retiring Allowance 15s.0d (on taking over management of NLR by LNWR, their rules applied and drivers were retired at 60). [RAIL 529/83, 16 Mar 1909 Offr’s Mtg Min 37.] BMD Amusing Birth Dec qtr 1848, Male Ayres. [GRO. Huntingdon, […]