Sources

The references and sources in the table below have been used in the construction of this website and are referenced from the pages where used.


Ref. # Source
1 Provenance unknown
2 By courtesy of Google Earth/Google Street View
3 By courtesy of The Lichfield Mercury
4 By courtesy of The Hastings and St Leonards Observer
5 By courtesy of Nottingham Evening Post
6 By courtesy of The Torbay Express and South Devon Echo
7 By courtesy of The Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
8 By courtesy of The Aberdeen Press and Journal
9 By courtesy of The Harlepool Daily Mail
10 By courtesy of The Stage
11 By courtesy of The Burnley Express
12 By courtesy of The Barnoldswick & Earby Times
13 By courtesy of The East Kent Times and Mail
14 Original geneological research by Brian Watson
15 By courtesy of Steve Traynor
16 By courtesy of the Belfast Newsletter
17 By courtesy of Heathfield Magazine
18 By courtesy of the Sheffield Evening Telegraph
19 By courtesy of the Western Mail
20 By courtesy of the Philadelphia Inquirer
21 By courtesy of the Leicester Chronicle
22 By courtesy of The Globe
23 By courtesy of The Era
24 By courtesy of Ancestry.com
25 By courtesy of Tiller Girls
26 By courtesy of The Daily Mirror
27 By courtesy of The Liverpool Echo
28 By courtesy of The Shields Daily News
29 By courtesy of The Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette
30 By courtesy of The illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News
31 By courtesy of The Birmingham Daily Gazette
32 By courtesy of The Western Daily Press
33 By courtesy of the Leicester Evening Mail
34 By courtesy of The Western Morning News
35 By courtesy of The Chelmsford Chronicle
36 By courtesy of The West London Star
37 By courtesy of The West London Observer
38 By courtesy of The Weekly Dispatch
39 By courtesy of The Sunday Pictorial
40 By courtesy of The London Daily News
41 By courtesy of The Manchester Evening News
42 By courtesy of the Sheffield Daily Telegraph
43 By courtesy of the Northants Evening Telegraph
45 By courtesy of the Daily Record
46 By courtesy of the National Library of Scotland
47 By courtesy of The Evening Dispatch
48 By courtesy of The Birmingham Mail
49 By courtesy of The Bedfordshire Times and Independent
50 By courtesy of The Tamworth Herald
51 By courtesy of The Sussex Agricultural Express
52 By courtesy of The Grantham Journal
53 By courtesy of The Market Harborough Advertiser and Midland Mail
54 By courtesy of Margot Blackah
55 By courtesy of British Pathé
56 By courtesy of Pictorialpress.com
57 By courtesy of The Thanet Advertiser
58 By courtesy of The Morecambe Guardian
59 By courtesy of The Somerset Guardian and Radstock Observer
60 By courtesy of The West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser
61 By courtesy of The Montrose Standard
62 By courtesy of The BBC
63 By courtesy of The Hampshire Telegraph
64 By courtesy of IMDb
65 By courtesy of The Coventry Evening Telegraph
66 By courtesy of The Kent and Sussex Courier
67 By courtesy of The Aberdeen Evening Express
68 By courtesy of Mauritius Images
69 By courtesy of Clark Gray, North Laine Community Association
70 By courtesy of The Worthing Gazette
71 By courtesy of The Daily Herald
72 By courtesy of Heathfield School Facebook Page
73 By courtesy of Boxing News
74 By courtesy of National Library of Australia - Trove
75 By courtesy of The Daily Missoulian
76 By courtesy of University of Alberta
77 By courtesy of University of Calgary
78 By courtesy of Wikimedia.org
79 By courtesy of International Independent Showmen's Museum
80 By courtesy of National Film Preservation Foundation
81 By courtesy of Wikipedia article on the Bison Film Company
82 By courtesy of Google Maps
83 By courtesy of The Mirror, Perth, Australia
84 By courtesy of National Library of Australia - Trove
85 By courtesy of The Glenbow Archives (Wikipedia Commons)
86 By courtesy of National Library of Australia - Trove
87 By courtesy of The Barrier Miner, Broken Hill, Australia
88 By courtesy of The Sporting Globe, Melbourne, Australia
89 By courtesy of The Lithgow Mercury, Lithgow, Australia
90 By courtesy of The Inverell Times, Australia
91 By courtesy of The Brisbane Telegraph
92 By courtesy of The Surrey Advertiser
93 From my personal collection of photos and postcards
94 By courtesy of Eyre's Peninsula Tribune
95 By courtesy of The Baltimore Sun
96 By courtesy of The State Library of New South Wales
97 By courtesy of Wikipedia/Wikipedia Commons
98 By courtesy of The British Broadcasting Company
99 By courtesy of The New York Times
100 Bygraves, Max (2002); Stars in my Eyes - A life in Showbusiness, Pavilion Books, ISBN 9781861056726, 1861056729
101 By courtesy of Nostalgia Central
102 By courtesy of The Star (Sheffield)
103 By courtesy of The National Portrait Gallery
104 By courtesy of YouTube
105 By courtesy of StokeonTrentLive
106 By courtesy of Leodis
107 By courtesy of The BBC
108 By courtesy of The Sheffield Daily Independent
109 By courtesy of Leodis
110 Data analysis by Brian Watson
111 By courtesy of House of Commons Library publication 'Olympic Britain'
112 By courtesy of Nick Barratt: BBC article 'Family Secrets'
113 By courtesy of David J. Cox, Plymouth Law and Criminal Justice Review (2012) 1 'Trying to get a good one'
114 By courtesy of Peliplat
115 By courtesy of Findagrave.com
116 By courtesy of Los Angeles Herald
117 Slout, W. L. (1998). Olympians of the Sawdust Circle: A Biographical Dictionary of the Nineteenth Century American Circus.  United States: Borgo Press.
118 By courtesy of "Joe Clark's Lithographs," Bandwagon, Vol. 6, No. 1 (Jan-Feb), 1962, p. 18.
119 By courtesy of Core
120 By courtesy of CBC
121 By courtesy of Los Angeles Herald
122 By courtesy of The Guardian
123 By courtesy of IMDb
124 By courtesy of The Guardian
125 By courtesy of Warner Brothers
126 By courtesy of The Grimsby Telegraph
127 By courtesy of Mid Century Magazine
128 By courtesy of Digital Deli Online
129 By courtesy of Popular Mechanics
130 Photo by Brian Watson
131 By courtesy of Heathfield School
132 By courtesy of The Vintage News
133 Porter, Ken & Rosaire, Joan; Joan Rosaire Lady of the Circus, Littoral Press, ISBN 1912412209
134 By courtesy of Edmaps.com - Historical maps of Mexico
135 Cram, George F (1888); Univeral Atlas, Geographical, Astronomical and Historical; Henry H. Stebbins, Chicago
136 By courtesy of the Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World (2007 edition)
137 By courtesy of CastlesFortsBattles.co.uk
138 By courtesy of ScottishHistory.com
139 By courtesy of Highland Historic Environment Record
140 McAskill, John (1999); We Have Won the Land: The Story of the Purchase by the Assynt Crofters' Trust of the North Lochinver Estate; Acair, ISBN 13: ‎ 978-0861522217
141 By courtesy of Texas State Library and Archives Commission
142 By courtesy of The Internet Archive - Lloyd's Register 1867
143 By courtesy of The Scotsman
144 By courtesy of The London Evening Standard
145 By courtesy of National Museums Liverpool - Maritime Musem
146 By courtesy of Maritime Musem of the Atlantic
147 By courtesy of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow
148 Porter, Ken & Rosaire, Joan (2019); Joan Rosaire Lady of the Circus'; Littoral Press, ISBN-13 978-1912412204
149 By courtesy of London Transport Museum
150 By courtesy of RobertNewson.co.uk
151 By courtesy of Britain From Above
152 By courtesy of Lennon Wylie
153 By courtesy of Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
154 By courtesy of Geograph
155 By courtesy of The George Best Hotel
156 By courtesy of The Northumberland Archives
157 By courtesy of University of Cambridge - Populations Past
158 By courtesy of The John M. Hall Collection
159 By courtesy of The Western Horseman
160 Lowry, Ed (2011); My Life in Vaudeville: The Autobiography of Ed Lowry; Southern Illinois University Press, ISBN-13‏:‎ 978-0809330164
161 By courtesy of The Westminster Gazette
162 By courtesy of The Graphic
163 'Beauty and the Freak Show' - By courtesy of The Oldie, June 2006 edition.
164 By courtesy of Wonders in the Dark
165 By courtesy of ArthurLloyd.co.uk
166 By courtesy of English Heritage
167 By courtesy of Trevor Chepstow
168 By courtesy of The Arts Desk
169 By courtesy of The Billy Graham Library
170 By courtesy of RadioKing
171 By courtesy of Michigan State University
172 By courtesy of Horse and Rider
173 By courtesy of YouTube
174 By courtesy of Rhyl Life (by Colin Jones)
175 By courtesy of Dressage Today
176 By courtesy of Worthpoint
177 By courtesy of Richard Viner
178 By courtesy of YouTube
179 By courtesy of YouTube
180 By courtesy of West Highland Galleys
181 By courtesy of Broadway World
182 By courtesy of The Birmingham Daily Post
183 By courtesy of The Stage and Television Today
184 By courtesy of Nick Simper
185 By courtesy of Concert Vienna
186 By courtesy of Music Hall Alice
187 By courtesy of The Acton Gazette


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