North Walsham, 1921

North Walsham, 1921

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Memories of North Walsham

"Don't Hang Around On The Town Clock."

The Clock Tower has been the focal point of North Walsham ever since it was built. I'm sure countless people have used it as a meeting place over the years. Latterly it has became synonymous for the ...Read full memory

Canon Peter Nicholson

I was a pupil at the Paston Grammar School from 1936-42. It was a wonderful school where boys from all over N.E. Norfolk made many friends so that when they left school and started work in the area, they co-operated ...Read full memory

Quaint Corner Still There.....

I'm reasonably sure this is the little alleyway that links Market Street to what is now known as St Nicholas Court.

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History

In the centre of the town is the 1728 brick-built Old Town Hall, with an open arcaded ground floor. The slate lantern, part of the adjoining clock tower, dates from 1811, and gives the whole structure a jaunty air. The scene is familiar today, although the traffic has changed.

This is an excerpt from Surrey, by Helen Livingston