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Picture taken from Ada Lawrence's book:- 'The Early life of D H Lawrence'. Cossall features in the Lawrence novel 'The Rainbow' where it is called 'Cossethay'. On the left of the picture is the roof of Church Cottage which was the former home of the Burrows family (In the Rainbow it was the home of Will and Anna Brangwen and was called 'Yew Cottage'). Lawrence was engaged to pupil teacher, Louie Burrows in 1910. Louie was the daughter of Alfred and Louise Burrows. The television version of the book was filmed in Cossall.