Encouraged by our American Bob to make contact with the English Bob, who lives in Carnarvon, Wales, I subsequently achieved this aim on Facebook. After a favourable response, we corresponded via email, which resulted in a visit to the west Welch country by yours truly in November 2011.
Mix this together, stir for several thousand years and one becomes British. Sail to the New World, add yet more cultures and races, plus several hundred additional years and one becomes an American.
More on Bob Hollyman-Mawson and his insights in the next post….