Braughing, The Post Office Stores c.1955

Neg. B411027C

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Little has changed since this photograph was taken. The garage on the left has been replaced by two houses, but almost fifty years later, the post office still sports its black exposed timber on white rendering. Braughing is a favourite stopping-place for classic car runs, and the Morris 8 and Austin 10 would not appear out of place today on summer week-end afternoons. The enamel-faced letter box still survives, but it has now been blocked up, sad to say; today letters have to be posted in something more modern. The post office was once the Bell pub, and the sign, a solid wooden bell, is still in place under the porch.

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Evacuees

I was evacuated to Bury Farm, to a lovely family, the Oakleys. It was one of the happiest times of my life and I still visit, although most of the family have moved away some still remain. The village has changed after all this time but still has so many happy memoriers for me that I will always love it. I am now in my seventy ...Read full memory

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