The Slaugham Archives

1949

Staff of the Black Swan, Pease Pottage The staff of the Black Swan are gathered outside the pub for a photograph. Back row, from left to r...
Dedication of War Memorial at St Mary's Following the end of WWII, Slaugham Parish took stock of the men of the villages who loss their live...
Bells Farmhouse, Slaugham This is the front page of a Christmas card sent by John Smith of Lower Ashfold, in Coos Lane, and sh...
Children in the newly-built Truggers, Handcross At one time I think the children in Truggers outnumbered the adults, and certainly many lasting frie...
Children's Christmas party in Parish Hall The Handcross Social Club gave their annual Christmas/New Year party to the children of the members ...
Children's Christmas party in Parish Hall In January 1949 the Parish Hall in Handcross was the venue for a Christmas party for the children wh...
Handcross Motor Sports Club It is a miracle it has survived, but here is Bulletin No. 2 from March 1949 of the recently-formed H...
Handcross football team 1949 The picture of Handcross football team taken soon after the end of the Second World War includes man...
Royal Oak, Handcross - Bernard Miles on his bike In the background is the Royal Oak in Handcross with a lady, probably Mrs Laura Miles, standing in t...
The fox hunt meets in Slaugham Filmed by Roger Ray on his newly-acquired 9.5mm clockwork cine camera, the local fox hunt met outsid...
Handcross Flower Show 1949 The early Flower Shows in Handcross were held in the Red Lion Field, behind the pub, from probably j...
Birthday party in Handcross To celebrate my seventh birthday in July 1949, a party was held on the front lawn of Southdown, our ...

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