The Slaugham Archives

John Skinner

Carthorse Derby at Handcross The race was a very unusual event and was covered twice by British Pathe News and once by the BBC...
Mystery derelict house This photograph of a derelict house has turned up and it is probably local, but there is nothing to ...
Outing to shipyard The photograph seems to be of a trip to a shipyard with my uncle, Tom Wilson from Slaugham, on the e...
British Legion dinner This picture was almost certainly taken at a British Legion dinner with two of the diners wearing a ...
Excursion for Slaugham couples Three Slaugham couples are dressed up for a trip but there are no clues to indicate what they are up...
Mothers and their babies in Handcross Mothers and their babies have gathered outside the cricket/tennis pavilion at the Hyde, but it is no...
Handcross footballers win the Mowatt Cup The whole of Handcross celebrated as the village team triumphed in the replay of the final of Mid Su...
Ashfold estate workers and map of estate This picture is of the estate workers at Ashfold taken, probably, in the early 1950s. My grandfathe...
Handcross Bowling Club This shows the Handcross Bowling Club with some silverware on the table. As the present bowling gre...
Handcross ladies at mystery event My grandmother, Mabel Wilson, standing extreme left, was a member of Handcross Players, and perhaps ...
Handcross Park ablaze On Thursday 23rd May 1935, tragedy struck when the mansion of Handcross Park was totally destroyed b...
Hyde gamekeeper's cottage This picture is of the gamekeeper’s cottage for the Hyde estate, now known as 1, Hoadlands Cottage...

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