RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive Reference / Library Class No.D8760/F/OBJ/10
Former ReferenceD3311/OBJ
TitleHorn book of Honor Borrow
DescriptionA horn book was a primer for children, comprising a sheet of text mounted onto a piece of wood with a handle. This horn book belonged to Honor Borrow (1712-1771), the daughter of Isaac Borrow Esquire of Derby. In December 1747, Honor married Philip Gell of Wirksworth.

This horn book gives the letters of the alphabet and the Lord's Prayer.
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Archive CreatorGell family of Hopton Hall, Wirksworth

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