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Cowes, High Street c.1965

Photo of Cowes, High Street c.1965

Cowes, High Street c.1965

Ref. C173086

Memories of Cowes

Private School.

The house shown immediately in front of the church was a private school run by Miss Margaret and Miss Cecil Cawse. Both my father and I attended this school.

A memory of Cowes by The Frith Memory Archivist

Hell And High Water!

I worked in my Aunts ladies wear shop (Kays), and remember being flodded when heavy rain combined with high tide caused the shop to have water running through from back to the ...Read full memory

A memory of Cowes by June Jackson

Change Of Use.

The building on the left became an amusement arcade in the early 1950s and then a dental surgery. Later it was demolished and replaced by a new building of flats and a new HQ related to Cowes week which was opened by Prince Philip in 2005.

A memory of Cowes by The Frith Memory Archivist

Family Connections.

My father Mr Jim Rush is at the far right of this photo in a light shirt, looking rather windswept. At this time he was the proprietor of the Pavilion Hotel and also for a short time the owner of the Alexander Hall which he ran as a dance hall.

A memory of Cowes by Mrs F Blakelock

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