sorry for delay...... over 11 years!!!
find info on Canon Hobson at www.liverpoolrevival.org.uk/hobson
also, i have a brass plaque citing the gift of bells to St Nat's church which was rescued when demolished by my father (who was also a Canon in Toxteth).
if you want it call me on 07855 246 005. or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nov 23 2012. hope to hear from you