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Rishworth, JohnJohn Rishworth Senior. Last tenant of Peace Farm and member of all Saints' Choir for 71 years. John was married to Hilda Gibbs in 1927 and his family lived at Brydges Farm after moving from Peace Farm. Provided by son John Rishworth.
Rishworth, JohnA letter to John Rishworth Sen. when he lived at Peace Farm in 1924. Provided by son John Rishworth.
Rishworth, John 71 Years ServiceA card recording John Rishworth Senior's amazing 71 years of service as a Treble and Bass in the choir of All Saints'. Provided by son John Rishworth.
Robert DixonRobert Dixon (right) and friend circa 1916.
Roger, Hugh Mr Hugh Roger (82) who died at Hawk Green, Marple in August 1936. He was a public worker in Marple and Disley for 30 years. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
Rose Hill Station StaffRose Hill Station Platform and Permanent Way Staff, from the left, Jimmy Pickford - Ganger, 3rd left, Horace Brown - Plate Layer.. 4th, Sid Grant - Station Master, 6th, Signal Man, far right, Jim Noble, Leading Porter. Circa 1949.
Rowbottom, JohnJohn Rowbottom, Mellor Blacksmith, delivering paraffin in a vehicle that might once have been the hearse. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
Rowbotton, JohnJohn Rowbottom, village Blacksmith at Moor End. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
Ryan Heywood Ryan Heywood, eldest grandson of a very proud Ray Noble, ready for his passing out parade at Hyde Park Barracks London on 27 July 2012.
Ryan HeywoodRyan Heywood (centre), eldest grandson of Ray Noble, Trooping the Colour at Buckingham Palace.
Ryan Heywood at Buckingham PalaceRyan Heyward and his wife Ashley from Arkansas U.S.A. were invited to the Queens garden party at Buckingham Palace on 22/07/08. He is a Lance Corporal with The Band of The Kings Division and plays French Horn. Ryan is Ray Noble's eldest grandson and started playing with Marple Junior Band when he was about ten. Click for a larger version.
Samuel OldknowSamuel Oldknow, the man who shaped Marple and whose legacy remains throughout the area.
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