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Manor Farm, Middleton Scriven; A photographic history
This pages shows some photographs taken from 1904-1920 at Manor Farm, Middleton Scriven when the Page family were living there.
William Page was born in Oreton in 1850, the son of William Page who farmed 100 acres at Upper House Farm. William junior first went into business as a haulier. By 1891 he had moved to Moorhouse Farm in Aston Botterell to be bailiff to his Aunt, Mary Beddoes, following the death of her husband. His sister Elizabeth was housekeeper. By 1901 Mary was dead and William had taken over the tenancy of the farm. He was now married to Sarah Jane and their children were Agnes (b 1894), William (b 1896) and Richard (b 1899). Williamís sister, Sarah, also lived with them. In 1904 the family moved to Manor Farm Middleton Scriven and then in 1920 to Manor Farm, Glazeley, where Richard (Dick) became farmer. Manor Farm was a mixed farm and the photographs show both the family and the life of the farm