Old photos kindly provided by Greta Heal

If anyone can add details, names, dates etc., we would be delighted to hear from you to update the records

 

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Family on beach - note tents in background for changing

 

Family on beach - note tents in background for changing

     

Enjoying Hive Beach

 

Bathing tents on Hive Beach 2

     

Bridport News cutting on the renovation of the Church Bells in 1994

 

     

Lowering the bells

 

Church bells being lowered

     

Bells lined up for collection

 

Bells lined up for collection

     

Church Fete on Rectory Lawn

 

     

Fun at the Church Fete on the Rectory Lawn

 

Fun at the Church Fete on the Rectory Lawn

     

More stalls at the fete

 

     

Picnic group having fun?

 

Picnic group having fun?

     

The old flour mill at the end of Grove Road

 

The old flour mill at the end of Grove Road

     

High Street

 

High Street

     

The Pound

 

The Pound

     

Fox hunting - the Hounds

 

Fox hunting - the Hounds

     

Hunt followers

 

Hunt followers

     
Hunt followers looking relaxed
  Hunt followers looking relaxed
     
Greta Heal's Grandparents (Joe & Isabel Hawkins) visiting relations in London
  Greta Heal's Grandparents (Joe & Isabel Hawkins) visiting relations in London
     
Greta's Aunt Kitty & Uncle Edgar Hawkins who lived at Shadrach Dairy Farm, Mill Street
  Greta's Aunt Kitty & Uncle Edgar Hawkins who lived at Shadrach Dairy Farm, Mill Street
     
Greta's mother Elsie Hawkins who lived at Townsend Farm with her father Douglas. This photo was taken before they married.
 
     
Mr & Mrs Tom Churchill who kept the Three Horseshoes for quite a long time
  Mr & Mrs Tom Churchill who kept the Three Horseshoes for quite a long time
     
Greta's father Douglas Hawkins haymaking - he ran Townsend Farm
  Greta's father Douglas Hawkins haymaking - he ran Townsend Farm
     
Douglas Hawkins and men harvesting
  Douglas Hawkins and men harvesting
     
Edgar Hawkins on his farm - he was the brother of Douglas
 
     
Easter bonnets?
  Ladies in Easter bonnets
     
Coach outing from Burton Bradstock beleived to have been organised by Joe Hawkins
  Coach outing from Burton Bradstock beleived to have been organised by Joe Hawkins
     
Greta's Grandad & Granny Hawkins at Townsend Farm where all the family lived at one time. Eventually, as others married, only Greta's Mother & Father lived there.
  Greta's Grandad & Granny Hawkins at Townsend Farm where all the family lived at one time.
     
Grandad Hawkins with staff he had recruited for Mr Sturdy (always just called "Sturdys") at Norburton House.
 
     
1974 letter of condolence
  1974 letter of condolence
     
Believed to be the Greenfingers parade in the High Street
  Believed to be the Greenfingers parade in the High Street
     
1920 Floral fete
  1920 Floral fete
     
Pony & Trap with group - carnival parade?
  Pony & Trap with group - carnival parade?
     
Baby Show - July 1912
  Baby Show - July 1912
     

Tug-o-War team

P Lenthall, Maddock Bennet, Tucker Legge & Darby Watkin

  Tug 'O War team
     
Panto put on by locals in the School. - ? Coombs is first on right
 
     
Daphne Bartlett (on left) taking loops of flowers around the village on 12th May
  Daphne Bartlett (on left) taking loops of flowers around the village on 12th May
     
1902 Burton Bradstock school photo - Headmaster, Mr. Millburn, was "very strict" according the Greta's father
  1902 Burton Bradstock school photo - Headmaster, Mr. Millburn, was "very strict" according the Greta's father
     
Group in front of the Rectory
  Group photo by Rectory
     
One of the Burton Bradstock school classes
  School photo
     
School children
  School photo
     
Sunday School group - they had just been awarded their School Badges
  Sunday School group - they had just been awarded their School Badges
     

Class in school - c1933.

Dennis Hawkins Dennis Bullock Audrey & Jim Collins Wolfie Bennett Edward ? Greta Hawkins Gordon Cheney Daisy Brine

  Class in school - c1933.
     
Maypole in the Playground
  Maypole dancing
     
Some villagers in Middle Street
  Middle street
     
Looking back over the village from behind the garage
  Greenwich Cottage
     
Old view of Shadrach
  Old view of Shadrach
     
Looking towards the Rectory with school (on left but out of photo)
  Looking towards the Rectory with school (on left but out of photo)
     
Chapel which is currently the library by the village green
  Chapel which is currently the library by the village green
     
Greta's Grandfather Joe Hawkins and a relative walking from "Five Elms Green"
 
     
Grandfather Joe Hawkins delivering milk
  Grandfather Joe Hawkins delivering milk
     
Workman with horse and cart by "Five Elms Green"
  Workman with horse and cart by "Five Elms Green"
     
Another old view of Shadrach
  Another old view of Shadrach
     
Looking down from North Hill (behind Barr Lane)
  Looking down from North Hill (behind Barr Lane)
     
Building new houses in Barr Lane - Louis Brown on right?
  Building new houses in Barr Lane - Louis Brown on right?
     

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