John Porter  

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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

direct from the author at the above address

ISBN 9781789013948



Until recently I was available to give talks to local history societies, social groups, etc. 

Since the Covid-19 pandemic this has no longer been possible or desirable.

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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