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Caption for Writtle, The Village C1955: The duck pond on Writtle Green is still the jewel in this village's crown - though these days it has rails around it. It is interesting to note that the car in the middle of the photograph is a pre-War model: a common sight until the British motor industry picked up in the late 50s.

An extract from Chelmsford Photographic Memories.

Memories of Writtle

I was the first manager of Writtle Football Club and was a member of the club from 1966/67 until I left to come to Australia in 2000. I have many happy memories of my years at the club and remember great stalwarts of the club such as Ken Poole, Alfie Brown, Geoff Baker, Tom Farr and Gwen Farr, Fred Butcher and his wife (...Read full memory)

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