Robert Lyle

Robert Lyle
  • Born 14th Dec 1867
  • Age (in 1914) 46 years old
  • Occupation Builder

Builder and landlord Robert frequently works away from his home in Tynemouth, a situation beloved wife and temperance campaigner Joyce has come to accept.Entrepreneurial and well-liked, he is an obvious choice when a contract comes up at Marshalls in North Shields. However when he tries to avert an accident at the factory, Robert is keen to keep his name out of the local paper, something that journalist son Luke accepts as another example of his father’s trademark modesty

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