Lapwood family (1)

John and Ann Lapwood are the best known of this family. In 1901 they were interviewed by the¬†well-known writer and novelist, Rider Haggard. He was collecting information for his great work “Rural England”, and found the Lapwoods to have suffered from great poverty. Below is a copy of what he wrote.   “Not far from … Continue reading “Lapwood family (1)”