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Roads and streets

New bypass and Hyde bridge Once again the excavators and dumper trucks return to Handcross to create this lunar landscape by di...
New bypass on the Hyde estate The driveway from the Hyde lodge is closed awaiting the construction of the new bridge. This view ...
The garage in Handcross The photograph is undated but I can just make out that the price is £1.72 per gallon from the pump ...
Old petrol pump at Handcross garage This view is virtually the same as that enjoyed today except that the pump is now painted green, and...
Balcombe Lane at Gravelpit Corner This picture was taken at Gravelpit Corner where the Balcombe Lane meets the main road beside the re...
Balcombe Lane towards Handcross Here is a view of Balcombe Lane looking towards Handcross. At this point there are only a couple o...
Balcombe Lane I think this is the same piece of road as in picture #651 except looking towards Balcombe. One ca...
Balcombe Lane and telegraph poles The telegraph engineers have succeeded in erecting their poles along the Balcombe Lane but I would s...
Balcombe Lane and low branches Overhanging branches seem to be a potential problem along the Balcombe Lane. It is just as well th...
Balcombe Lane "The Orchard" Now, I don’t really understand what on earth the wordsmith is referring to, but I did hear that he...
Balcombe Lane "Granny Tree" Located about 100 yards from Gravelpit Corner along the Balcombe Lane this tree is described here as...
Group of ladies and girls in Balcombe Lane A group of six ladies and four young girls are gathered in the Balcombe Lane under the enormous beec...

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