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Billy

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Perhaps the above adjoining row of properties were once known as Lansdown Terrace.

Incidentely,Joseph Kirk – my great, great, great grandfather, was born 1790 in Wolverhampton, on Cannock Road and died January 21st 1871 in Horseley Fields , Wolverhampton
(Source: Death certificate for Joseph Kirk 1871)

Occupation 1 1851 Boatman
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(Source: Note sometime in late 1835, a certain John Jones, aged 28, stole 7cwt 2qtrs of iron from the canal boat of one Joseph Kirk, in Wolverhampton.

He was committed to prison by the Rev. J. Clare.
Jones could read imperfectly . Sentenced to 7yrs transportation. )

Below the old cellar head.