John Porter  

2 Toll Gate, Wiveliscombe, TA4 2NL


Telephone 01984 248779



The first ever biography of a remarkable woman,
Edith Cornelia Crosse

 (1877 - 1944)

 by John Porter

with an introduction by
Dacia Maraini

in bookshops now

ISBN 9781789013948


Details of Talks

I am available to give talks to local history societies, social groups, etc. within about one hour's travel of my home.

 Each talk is fully illustrated and lasts about 50 minutes.

Family photographs

A small selection from the family photograph album.

Crosse Connections

Information on the 19th Century electrical pioneer Andrew Crosse, to whom I am distantly related, together with some members of his family.

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