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Pigg, Thomas William [Billy]locked

(1902–1968)
  • Roy Palmer

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Pigg, Thomas William [Billy] (1902–1968), farmer and Northumbrian piper, was born on 24 January 1902 at Dilston Lodge, Hexham, Northumberland, the only child of John Robert Pigg (d. 1946) and his wife, Margaret Ann, née Wood (d. 1943), who were tenant farmers on ...

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