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"Handcross" steam locomotive This steam locomotive was one of many designed by a renowned locomotive engineer, W. Stroudley (1833...
Fred Jackman's calendar It is a wonder this has survived after all this time but it seems that Frederick Jackman who ran the...
Plane landed on Handcross golf course In 1896 West Park Golf Club was founded and the course was located about half a mile down Coos Lane ...
Beer bottle survived the Red Lion fire This shows a victim of the fire at the Red Lion rescued from the charred remains in the bar area by ...
Charred leaflet from Red Lion fire Amongst the remains in the pub was this leaflet in a condition which can be described as being somew...
Wartime Christmas card from Africa My father’s younger brother, Bob Stoner, sent this wartime Christmas card to Mr and Mrs Archie Qui...
Pollarded beech tree along Balcombe Lane This is one of the last pollarded Beech trees remaining in local forests, a common sight not many ye...
The Great Storm hits Warninglid The Great Storm of October 1987 devastated this softwood plantation near Warninglid village.
Slaugham Twinning Association in France As is traditional, a group photograph standing on the steps of the Mairie in St. Martin des Besaces ...
Handcross Railway Station Probably unique, this postcard of the old railway station at Handcross has turned up from deep in th...
Antique item found in Handcross Further to the comment on picture #1221 this household item was dug up on a local estate and is now ...
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