My very grateful thanks to the following:
Nelson Library (East Lancashire) - History Department
Roger Hull of Liverpool Records Office
Clive Bettington of the Jewish East End Celebration Society - they are currently raising funds to provide a statue to commemorate the poet Isaac Rosenberg who was killed during the First World War and have launched an Appeal - full details on www.jeecs.org.uk/rosenberg.html
The Archivist at Downe House School in Berkshire
Dr. J. Whittredge and Professor G. Dawe of Trinity College, Dublin.
Professor G. Williams from Bangor University, Wales
Thank you all so much - your support and encouragement is greatly appreciated.