Extracts from minute books for Water and Street Lamp committee May 1869 – November 1962
Names of subscribers for gas lamps 1869
Appointment of Job Kayley for cleaning and repairing village street lights 1921 at £1 per week.
Appointment of Jack Kayley as lamplighter in 1926 at 12/- per week.
Original receipts for payments 1932, 1933 available.
Photograph of original lamp
Hard copy only.
Document ‘Lead Kindly Light’ attached
Photographs attached of Tot Lord, E Douglas and T Frankland c1934-5, holding ox horns. These were found at Long Preston by workman Joe Evans whilst excavating foundations for electric standards in The Ings, once known as Ribblesdale Swamps.