Bengeo Memories

Read and share memories of Bengeo

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This amazing community has grown around our invitation to 'Share Your Memories'.

So far you've shared 73,241 memories of 7,306 towns & villages, right across the UK!

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  • How does it feature in your personal history?
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  • How has it changed over the years?
  • How does it feel, seeing these places again?
  • Do you remember stories about the community, its history and people?

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My first employment was in the year 1945 when I started work at Conrad and company in Bengeo. I Cycled from Newgate Street Village every day. Conrad was a printing firm, and my first job was on a Cropper Charlton Press printing business cards and letterheads. The location of the firm was in the yard of a pub, I believe it was (...Read full memory)