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Villages of Kent Photographic Memories

Villages of Kent Photographic Memories

The photo 'Willesborough, Sandy Lane 1909' appears in this book

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Caption for Willesborough, Sandy Lane 1909: Perhaps these children were schoolgirls in their bright pinafore dresses and bonnets from the magnificent school building seen in photograph No 61558. They seem to be posing for the Frith photographer.

An extract from Villages of Kent Photographic Memories.

Memories of Willesborough

I have no memories of Willesborough as I visited it for the first time on 26.8.08. My reason for visiting was that I was trying to find where my grandparents once lived, and surprise surprise it's still there, 105 The Street. Their names were Thomas Alfred Barton and his second wife Flossie May Foster. This was Thomas's (...Read full memory)

I used to live in Lacton Hall as a boy back in the days, early 1970's. I was a resident of the Caldecott Community of which Lacton Hall was an annex. I remember creasoting the fences in this picture for 3 old pence per fence which was awesome pocket money at the time..

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