The Slaugham Archives

1934

The Hyde drive The Hyde drive leading downhill to the lake.
Chantry House, Slaugham It is washing day at Chantry House, but otherwise it is a “slow news day” on Slaugham Green.
Rock Cottage, Slaugham From the description printed on the postcard, this seems to be a “twin” postcard to picture #194...
Shakespeare Society "Merchant of Venice" Handcross Women’s Institute, with a large contribution from Staplefield village, formed a Shakespe...
Shakespeare Society "Merchant of Venice" The Handcross WI performed the Merchant of Venice twice, but here are some photographs from the firs...
Dances (1 of 6) - Railway Hotel, Crawley I am sure there were several dances in the Parish Hall in Handcross during the 1930s but I am equall...
Warninglid School prize band Further to picture #1916 which included Grace Farrow (née Longhurst) here are photographs of her tw...
William Doggett, basketmaker of Handcross (1 of 2) William “Will” Doggett Jnr left Handcross School in 1927 aged 14 and went to Chailey Heritage Cr...
William Doggett, basketmaker of Handcross (2 of 2) Further to picture #2021 here is an example of the basketmaker’s art. The Hyde estate pony was f...
Staplefield & Slaugham Horticultural Soc. (1 of 2) On 18th July 1934 a Horticultural Show was held in the Red Lion Field, now the location of Truggers ...
The Doggett family of Handcross The Doggett family of the Hyde estate played a major role in the life of Handcross during the middle...

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