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Sussex Photographic Memories

Sussex Photographic Memories

The photo 'Brighton, the 'Skylark' sets sail 1902' appears in this book.

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Caption for Brighton, The 'Skylark' Sets Sail 1902: In 1902 it's 'All aboard the Skylark', as a party set out in the little gaff-rigged yawl with its crew of two. In the background, West Pier has now received its continuous and necessary central wind screen.

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Memories of Brighton

Hello All, I am researching my ancestry on my late fathers side. I have very little information to go on but do know he did at some point live in the area,he was buried in Lewes but to my knowledge only lived there for a few years before passing away in 2014. I believe he may have had some connection to the (...Read full memory)

As a child during the 1970s I used to live in Burgess Hill (10 miles away) with my parents and younger brother David. I remember being very small and my mother taking us to Brighton on the stagecoach bus with our next door neighbours. Both women loved to shop and us four children had to go along for the ride. As we passed (...Read full memory)

In the early 1950s my uncle, William Grosvenor, was warden at this camp site. As a young girl I can remember visiting him and my aunt and helping or hindering with campers arrivals.

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