Albury School And Albury Village Shops - a Memory of Albury.
I attended Albury school from 1941 to 1948. The headmaster was Mr Wareham, 2 other teachers were ;Miss Vokins and Miss Kemp. I lived in Little London and walked to school as did most of the pupils. I remember shops in the village; Pratts Stores, King the Bakers, Parfrey's Garage, chemist shop, (Mr Francis was the Pharmacist). The Post Office cum shop was run by the Misses Fuller, and I believe their brother was the Postmaster. Also a butchers shop (Reid's?) near to the Bakery.
The local Bus service was the Tillingbourne Valley Bus Co hourly service from Guildford
to Farley Green. The Green Line bus ran through Albury, and Shere to Dorking North Railway Stn.
A memory shared by on Jan 22nd, 2013.
Tips & Ideas
Not sure what to write? It's easy - just think of an important place in your life and ask yourself:
How does it feature in your personal history?
What are your best memories of this place?
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?
This week's Places
Here are some of the places people are talking about in our Share Your Memories community this week:
...and hundreds more! Enjoy browsing more recent contributions now.