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From: Terry Leaman <>
Subject: Re: St Marychurch Torquay
Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2000 14:07:31 +0100
David, if the HOOPER family you are interested in is Crispin Hooper and
family, have you been in touch with Don Senior at
who also has a connection to them. I have spoken to
him about it and looked some things up for him regarding them.
At 08:17 12/10/00, David Thomas wrote:
>Many thanks for the information. I should have asked before I went.
>I was looking for the Hoopers who were variously described as living in
>Teignmouth Road, 5 Park Place, Combe Pafford and New Road on different
>documents. I thought they moved around a lot but it seems that they are all
>the same place.
>Thanks for the help
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Terry Leaman" <>
>To: "David Thomas" <>; <>
>Sent: 11 October 2000 23:47
>Subject: Re: St Marychurch Torquay
> > David
> > Have checked the maps for you and it does appear that I was correct in the
> > location of Park Place. It is now part of Teignmouth Road, and was the
> > end nearest to the Havelock Arms (now called The Artful Dodger). If you
> > to WWW.old-maps.co.uk select Devon as County then scroll down to St.
> > Marychurch. I think the first map to come up will have Great Hill at the
> > top left hand. Scroll to the bottom of this map and scroll right and you
> > will see Park Place right at the bottom. (note the writing appears to be
> > the opposite side of the road. The small piece of road entering just to
> > left of the name is Park Road.
> > Regards
> > Terry Leaman
> > Torquay
> > Devon
> > At 16:12 08/10/00, David Thomas wrote:
> > >I recently visited St Marychurch, Torquay in an attempt to find "Park
> > >I found Park Road but no Park Place and nobody could remember such a
> > >Does anyone with local knowledge recall what happened to this address?
> > >
> > >David Thomas