A decorated horse and cart at Sutton Bridge 1911

A decorated horse and cart at Sutton Bridge 1911

This photo shows a decorated horse and cart at Sutton Bridge for the Coronation of King George V on June 22nd 1911. Looking at the building behind, it looks very much like the Bridge Hotel.    
That’s interesting – How we got words in our language

That’s interesting – How we got words in our language

They used to use urine to tan animal skins, so families used to all pee in a pot & then once a day it was taken & Sold to the tannery…….if you had to do this to survive you were “Piss Poor” But worse than that were the really poor...
Yoke; CBF 004

Yoke; CBF 004

Worn on the shoulders and heavy loads attached to the hooks on the chains. Often for by women