The Slaugham Archives

1956

The Handcross Players perform "Bonaventure" The cast of the play "Bonaventure" performed by the Handcross and District Players 1956. Photo co...
Slaugham church with car parked outside The card was posted to Rotterdam in 1956, but, looking at the car probably owned by the photographer...
Tree clearance at Pease Pottage The picture was taken on Sunday, July 29th 1956, and shows four trees laying across the Brighton Roa...
Handcross school in the classroom The teacher has obviously told the pupils to sit upright with arms folded in this photograph of one ...
Roberts House in the High Street, Handcross A near-deserted High Street in Handcross greets a lone man on his way to the shops. I usually cl...
Dismal Castle, Handcross Dismal Castle was the keeper’s cottage on the Hyde estate located in a clearing deep in the woods ...
Memorial service for Col. J. R. Warren Col. J. Raymond Warren of the Hyde estate in Handcross died in 1956 and shortly after the funeral se...
British Legion Beauty Queen 1956 At the November 1956 Poppy Day dance held in the Parish Hall, Handcross it was time to select the ne...
Handcross Girl Guides Handcross did not have a St. Trinian’s-style school in the village, but they did have a thriving G...
Carthorses at High Beeches This picture appeared in the News of the World and shows Walter Rye with two carthorses, all three o...
Tabogganing at Cow Wood, Handcross For generations the youth of Handcross gathered at Cow Wood on the Nymans estate to perfect their sk...
Handcross school football team Under the watchful eye of our coach, headmaster Mr Edward Scofield, the football team of Handcross p...

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