Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Dance card or programme. Annual Ball in aid of the Home for Convalescent Children. Dated November 12th, 1897. Names inside and pencil attached. Asse… – scan51b

4th July 2019

Letter to Emmie Hezlet signed from Kathleen A. Lyle e and probably from Kathleen Annette Lyle, the daughter of Rev. John Lyle of Knocktarna. She ment… – scan58b

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Has been in trenches for past 10 days but hopes to be relieved soon. Expecting letter from Tomm…

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter in pencil from James to his mother. Glad to get notepad as have to use rifle but to write letters on. Does not need any more socks…. – 13b

4th July 2019

Cream addressed envelope, with red censor stamp

4th July 2019

One of 3 pages of handwritten letter from James to his father. Appears to have been in convalescent camp and is now at base depot. Sees in paper that … – 28d

4th July 2019

Double folded page of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Signs off as Private Henry. In convalescent camp but wishes was back with…

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Read in papers about big day at Barries [Barry’s]. Moving back to firing line…

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter from James to his father. Received coffee and cake from mother. Cold, dry weather helping to dry up trenches.

4th July 2019

Pale addressed envelope with Bray postal stamp

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father – “keeping better”

4th July 2019

Top section of one of 3 pages of handwritten letter in pencil. In new camp in Grantham area – Belton Park. Gives address. Has had no mail from home si…