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  1. Digitals safely received thanks Sandra and will be added to the article.

  2. PS. I’m emailing digital copies to Roger now, and can let you have the originals if wanted? (I’m in Southwick)

  3. PS. I’m emailing digital copies to Roger now, and can let you have the originals if wanted? (I’m in Southwick)

  4. I’m so sorry I hadn’t seen your message til now! I saw the pictures in the folder on my tablet…

  5. I was at SGS 1961-65. I wrote novel, The Clamour King, based on my experiences at the school. It was…

  6. Very interesting to stumble upon a video of the tenements, land, and farm once owned by my 3rd Great Grandaunt…

  7. My grandfather Pte Thomas William Brown 1890-1918 from Highgate, London (SR755, 12th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers) was posted to Shoreham on…

  8. I was there 1987, I hated it, I’m 42 now. Remember standing outside because I thought it was home time,…

  9. A simple google will help you find Eudroma.: https://vault.si.com/vault/1968/02/12/sea-change-for-a-fine-mediterranean-dish

  10. IM LOOKING FOR THE CURRENT BERTH OF THE EUDROMA…..MY FAMILY USED TO OWN HER AND IM COMING TO THE ISLANDS…

  11. I completed my nurse training at Southland’s school of nursing, the school being on the ground floor and our rooms…

  12. Hello Sandra, do you still have the images you said are of the Arthur Wright? My dad, Alan Thompson, was…

  13. Hello. I have only just seen your message, but hope that you will see this and that you may find…

  14. Miss Barrett brings back memories, I was a tad naughty and one day stood on my desk and tapped the…

  15. I was a 14 year old school boy who travelled by train from school to Shoreham, On the late Friday…

  16. My late father John Floyd was also employed by Beves for a short period of time in the early 1960’s…

  17. 1943 I left Culford in Bury St. Edmunds Sufolk as a boarder to join Shoreham Grammar at the time living…

  18. Stunning photograph. The nearest smack is registered in Cork. Although we had first class smacks (letters coming first shows it’s…

  19. The directories suggest the Home was just west of the junction with Windlesham Gardens.

  20. Perhaps the Windlesham Nursing Home on the south side of Windlesham Road David (1940 street directory on this website)

  21. I went to Victoria Road school from 1945 until 1951. Miss Ball and Miss Burtenshaw. I then went on to…

  22. My cousin was born at Windlesham Nursing home, Shoreham in June 1946. I worked at Shoreham Airport for 10 years…

  23. The Royal Coach opened in 1958 as The Royal Coach. The only pubs with a tenuous aeronautic title would be…

  24. Unfortunately we have no street directories for that period but I know it was called the Royal Coach for some…

  25. Please can you tell me what the Longshore pub at shore ham was called in the sixties or seventies .…

  26. Please can you tell me what the Longshore pub at shore ham was called in the sixties or seventies .…

  27. I too went to Victoria Road Schools from 1953 to 1959 and remember Mrs Richens, Mrs Bounds,Mrs Jackson, Mr Baker,…

  28. I too went to Victoria Road Schools from 1953 to 1959 and remember Mrs Richens, Mrs Bounds,Mrs Jackson, Mr Baker,…

  29. I was at both Infants and Juniors.I started in .1950 , I was born in Nov 1946. There were toilets…

  30. I was at Victoria Road Infants and junior school from 1955 to 58, when a lit of us were transferred…

  31. Hi Pat – I remember Miss Barrett – she was scary but I learnt a lot from her. I took…

  32. Sorry that should read…taken in 1963 x

  33. Attended Victoria Road from ’57 to ’63 along th Me 2 elder brothers.. Miss Burtenshaw was head of infants…Nr Boyd…

  34. I started at Shoreham in 1956 and spent 8 years there. I remember several of the teachers you mentioned. Bennington…

  35. I wonder if anyone can help. My brother Andrew Jarrett attended SCS in the 1970s. Sadly he passed away a…

  36. Afternoon.. I have just come across this site and wonder if any of my old year are still around. I…

  37. Hi Frances, Yes, I think we were in the same class. I too have fond memories of Mr Boothright, especially.…

  38. Hello Roger, I was a boarder from 1956 to 1964 and remember you as a fellow boarder in the latter…

  39. It is interesting to read the claims as to whose allotment the VI bomb of 5 November 1944 (not 1945)…

  40. In June 1944 I had a serious illness and was off school until the following summer term. I had been…

  41. My sister Carole went to Victoria Road School from 1947 to 1953. In the 1953 class picture she is seated…

  42. I was at Victoria Road school from 1942 to 1947 when I, Howard Barker, Jack Shepherd and David Cunningham all…