Solway Smugglers’ Grave

A young 18th century Manx smuggler,  Thomas Stowell, is buried at Bowness on Solway church. Smuggling along the Solway coast was rife during the … [Read more...]

Thomas Addison M.D.

Thomas Addison M.D. was one of the great medical physicians of the 19th Century.  His grave lies sheltered beneath the great yew tree at Lanercost … [Read more...]