The Slaugham Archives

1935

Multi-View Postcard On closer inspection I can see a ghostly figure of someone running on the road outside the Red Lion....
Aerial view of Handcross High Street In the centre of the photograph is the shop of Robinson Bros with an awning above each of the two sh...
Handcross Park on fire Handcross Park was destroyed by fire on 23rd May 1935 and attracted quite a crowd of onlookers watch...
High Beeches High Beeches house was built in the early 1800s but for much of the 19th century it was known as The...
Aerial view of High Beeches An aerial view of High Beeches house. Little did the owners and servants realise at the time that ...
Handcross Hill A view looking up Handcross Hill. Surely, a hundred years ago, that small mound on the left-hand...
Buses outside the Black Swan Two open-topped buses stand outside the Black Swan while the daytrippers buy refreshments on their w...
Motor cars in Slaugham A car is parked immediately outside the Chequers, and the vehicle parked on the road looks like a de...
Warninglid church Warninglid’s village church was built in the 1930s and dedicated to St Andrew. The foundation s...
Warninglid church The interior of St Andrew’s Church. Now confined to history.
St Mark's church, Staplefield The oak screen, altar, candlesticks, etc of a chapel within St Mark’s church was given by Colonel ...
The Chequers, Slaugham Thank goodness the present Chequers look more inviting than this picture from about eighty years ago...

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