Stonemason.  Dore Brass Band.  Abbeydale industrial hamlet   Dore Village

The Taylor Family Of Dore.

In the village of Dore the

Local sweet shop was run by

Mrs Taylor and husband Cliff.

Farming in  Dore village.

William Taylor who was born in 1791 is listed in the 1851 census record as being a farmer of 14 acres. This would have been at Gillifield Farm on the Green.

This was where William was born and parish records show his father James Taylor being born there in 1769.

While farming was a full time commitment for the men they had second jobs has scythe smiths and file cutters, to provide a second income for the family.