Great Bookham, St Nicholas' Parish Church c.1955
Memories of Great Bookham, St Nicholas' Parish Church c1955
My grandmother was married here, as were my parents and then, as was I. I was also christened here by Reverend (later Canon) Edwards, - Rev Ed to most people who knew him, I believe!
My parents, Rose Marston and Roy Sopp were married in this church! I have the wedding photo of them standing in the side entrance.
Memories of Great Bookham
Wasn't this at one time a butchers and then later became the Ironmongers owned by the Cordingley family? I am talking about the early 1900's and am not quite old enough to remember that.
I believe the house on the left behind the hedge is the Court. The Kleboe family lived here I think.
My brother Ray and myself lived at this address, depicted on the right of the photograph, with our parents, Alec and Doris, known as Dot and Davie. During the war a child from 1, Grove Cottages crawled through the fence and was killed on the road outside by a passing coach. Just beyond our house, which ...Read full memory
My grandfather set up this shop on the right.