During the Victorian period, experiments in the production of electricity and the means of capturing this energy source in usable form, were taking place both in America and the UK.
Showing the impact the loss of so many men had on Rushden town. There are 420 men named on the War Memorial but besides those there are others whose names, for whatever reason, are not on there.
The Co-op in Rushden exhibition at Rushden Museum
Agnew Ayres, 1st Battalion The Northamptonshire Regiment – Prisoner of War
The story of Private Walter John Thomas Wood
The story of Private 3/9447 Herbert Whiting of the 1st Battalion, The Northamptonshire Regiment