Mothers Memory,S

A Memory of Southend-on-Sea.

My mother lived in Beaufort street 1913 - 1915,
Mother passed away 1997 and at some time had written these memory s.
Her next door neighbours were the Keys family related to Bishop Heddle who had a drapers shop in Southchurch Road (peculiar peoples bishop)
She remembered being taken to a protest when the people from the local sweet shop were taken for internment during the war the Pamphillion family ?
Sunday outings were tram trip through the Boulevards to the sea front.
Also taken she thinks to The Glen to give fags and sweets to wounded soldiers being cared for there.
Other neighbours were the Summers one of their daughters became nurse to Princess Margaret's babies..
Mun started school1914 at Hanstels Lane, her
Name was Naomi Maude Hedges.born 1909 .

Added 13 May 2020


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