William Dutton 1877-1951

Manor Farm from an Ordance Suvey map dated 1899.


The photograph above shows William standing outside a shop, W.Towers a
seller of 'fried fish' at 83 Victoria Road,(According to Gore's Directory for 1900) 
to add to the confusion Victoria Road was renamed Borough Road.

First Prize: Decorated turn-out William Dutton Cowkeeper, Manor Farm, Poulton.  (Indian Pagoda)

The Wallasey News June 4th, 1921


Once again the premier award for the best-decorated turn out went to Mr. Dutton of Dutton's Farm. This was Mr. Dutton's seventh success at the Wallasey Carnival

The Wallasey News June 9th, 1923



From the Wallasey News dated 24/12/1949 : William Dutton celebrated his Golden Wedding Anniversary. He married Elizabeth Buckley on Christmas Day 1899.


In Rake lane cemetery Section 22c G37: The grave of William Dutton who died 6th September 1951 aged 74 years. also his beloved wife Elizabeth Dutton who died 8th May 1963 aged 83 years. also Mabel Wall dearly loved daughter of above who died 14th July 1982 aged 77 years.  Emily Wray daughter of above 1902-1991.