Jo the Quilter's Cottage (1825).


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  • Peter Smith on March 25, 2020, 1:59 p.m.

    "The tragic story of Joe the Quilter has taken a happier turn almost 200 years after his death.

    Joe the Quilter - elderly widower Joseph Hedley - was killed in his cottage on the outskirts of Warden, near Hexham in Northumberland, in January 1826....." See:

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