Category: Memories

The Mangle House by Tony Mansell

A mangle keeper or mangle woman was someone who offered a laundry pressing service to the people of her community. The possession of a mangle,

Memories by Trevor Dalley

In 1956 after about ten years of cycling to and fro from Praze to Camborne every day in all weathers, loading the wagon with fruit

Joseph Antonia Emidy by Tony Mansell.

The fascinating story of Joseph Antonia Emidy has been mostly gleaned from the autobiography of oneof his pupils, the Cornish-born politician and slavery abolitionist, James