Walter Harry Wadhams
Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1931-34 (Independent)
Born: Northampton, Northamptonshire 1873
Died: Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales December 1954
Governor of Edgworth Children's Homes at Crowthorn, Edgworth, Turton for 35 years until his retirement in 1935.
Son of Thomas Wadhams, a police inspector in Northampton.
Chairman of the Health Committee.
Bolton County Magistrate and Chairman of the Juvenile Panel.
His wife, Charlotte, was Matron at Crowthorn.