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Cycling AA Patrolman from Handcross My grandfather, Frederick "Bob" Stoner, lived in Nashlands Cottages, Handcross and had many jobs in ...
Land Army girls in Handcross Here are three members of the Womens Land Army pictured at Nymans. Second from the left is Peggy Lin...
Postcard from France 1917 There is a small clue as to the reason for including this postcard of a town in France in a website ...
Handcross over the Years by Roger Ray In 1992 Roger Ray's final book "Handcross over the Years" was published, and followed his earlier bo...
Handcross library closes The library in Handcross was housed in the pavilion in the recreation ground, but was closed by West...
Anne, Countess of Rosse (1902-1992) Anne Messel was born to Lt. Col. and Mrs Leonard Messel of Nymans in 1902. In 1925 she married Ro...
Geoff Bridges and Charles Fiveash On the left is Geoff Bridges, founder of G. W. & G. Bridges vehicle breakers of Pease Pottage, and o...
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...
Wedding of George Tomsett and Ann Newman On 14th January 1899 the wedding of my great-grandparents, George Tomsett and Ann Newman, took place...
Captain Eric Smith of Lower Ashfold Captain Evan Cadogan Eric Smith M.C. (1894-1950), known locally as simply “Captain Eric Smith”, ...
Deer shoot at Pease Pottage This picture of a deer shoot was taken in Pease Pottage, either in the Tilgate Forest or possibly ar...
Eddie and Laura Boxall at the Royal Oak, Handcross Respected landlord of the Royal Oak in Handcross during many of the post-war years was Eddie Boxall....

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Roy Leadbetter and HMS RawalpindiNew Community Centre in Pease PottageHandcross cricket teamBill and Bert Robinson (2 of 2)Construction of Handcross bypassSad news from Burgess HillBill and Bert Robinson (1 of 2)Wooden bungalow in Balcombe Lane, HandcrossNursing Association annual meeting at Parish HallSlaugham Parish magazine from 1953