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Slaugham ashes story in Daily Express Slaugham does not often get a mention in the national press, but a gritty story from 1958 attracted ...
Travellers at Staplefield In about 1965 my father, Roger Ray, found this family of travellers parked on the side of the road f...
Deer shot on Tilgate estate My great-uncles, twin brothers, Thomas Alfred “Froggy” Gates and Charles “Chadder” Gates, wo...
Devonshire Dairy, Handcross Further to recent comments regards Les Moore on picture #1193, some years ago I found myself in a ga...
Fruit seller at Pease Pottage This photograph of an old lady selling fruit from a temporary stand was found in an old family album...
Sheltering from the rain at Handcross Gymkhana During heavy rain at a gymkhana or agricultural show in Handcross in the 1950s, two friends and I fo...
Arthur Shopland RIP ARTHUR JAMES SHOPLAND 31st March 1933 - 3rd October 2014 Arthur was born in Tilgate Forest Row, Pe...
Handcross doctors' surgery Arriving in Handcross in 1971 to take up my new position in the Police House, I prudently acquired d...
Furnace Pond Cottage This shows Denise Robins sitting in the garden outside Furnace Pond Cottage, perhaps creating her ne...
Furnace Pond Cottage At the rear of Furnace Pond Cottage my mother, Nora Ray, is standing between Denise Robins and her h...
Archie Quick's garage This article from the July 1987 monthly magazine, Esso Newsline, featured Archie Quick, a pioneering...
Quick's Garage blotter This blotter, incorporating a calendar and a ruler, was a promotional gift from Archie Quick’s gar...

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