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Till he grew disordered in his mind

The Reverend Richard Atcherley (or Acherley, as his family’s surname was typically  written), was the eldest son of Thomas Atcherley, ironmonger of Wrexham. A report on a legal case in Chancery stated that “Thomas Acherley died in June 1741; leaving … Continue reading

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A Day at the Air Races (Part 1)

Flight-Lieut. Atcherley, the British Schneider Trophy pilot, will represent Great Britain in the American national air races at Chicago on August 22. He has been invited to visit the United States by Lieut. Williams, the American Schneider pilot, who has … Continue reading

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