Young Child Lydia Swindlehurst Drowns - age 3

The article below was discovered to our researcher Keith Atkinson and was printed in the Preston Chronicle.

This shows how the names Swinglehurst & Swindlehurst are so entwined, Edward Swinglehurst who was involved in the Preston Strike was Lydia's Grandfather and the Preston Strike took place through 1853 - 54. His Granddaughter had drowned 8 years earlier.

Death of Lydia with her branch