THE WHITEHEAD FAMILY
The Miller's Apprentice - My father's story
the story of William Whitehead 1886-1943 by Patricia Stephens (Auntie Pattie)
photo on right: "This Bridge was Built - Hen W Portman Esq - An Dom 1796" over the river Stour in Durweston, Dorset, where the Whitehead family lived until 1960; the sign threatens
"ANY PERSON WILFULLY INJURING ANY PART OF THIS COUNTY BRIDGE WILL BE GUILTY OF FELONY AND UPON CONVICTION LIABLE TO BE TRANSPORTED FOR LIFE BY THE COURT"
...Australia, here we come!