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Wall Hand Grain Grinder.pdf
Wall Hand Grain Grinder....

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Plane Crash Woodrow Crossroads 1990.pdf
Plane Crash by the Woodrow Cross Roads....

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Bert Stone.pdf
Forces Photos Pathfinder Squadron:

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Tuddenham Eggs.pdf
Egg Packing in Cawston....

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Bell Ringers.pdf
Bell Ringer photos...

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Poems.pdf
Poems in general:

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Church Lane.pdf
Church Lane is off the High street which lead to the Church. New Street and Back Lane....

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Paintings by Sarah Wilkins 2020.pdf
Gallery of local Painting and Drawings....

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Scrapbooks.pdf
General Scrapbooks in the Heritage Centre containing many items about Cawston....

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Mobile Music Player.pdf
Billy Beckerton in 1912 would visit Eastgate....

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Cawston School 1871 to 1971.pdf
1st March 1971 Cawston School celebrated the one hundredth birthday of our School. It was fitting to take this opportunity to look back into the past and this booklet is the result....

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Highwaymen.pdf
Highwayman, well mounted, attacked Mr. Johnson, presented a pistol at his breast, and robbed him of fourteen shillings in silver and halfpence....

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CATS Theatre Group.pdf
This unique group accepted members of all abilities and backgrounds from age 8, without any audition to join. The aim was to bring out the best in everyone and demonstrate that all have talent and an important role to play in the success of a…

Cawston Heath  1920s.pdf
During the late twenties the Army had to move out to the range at Horsford,...

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Oven Fire scoop.pdf
Bakery Oven Fire scoop tool to control the flames/ashes in bakery a oven....

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Rose Folk.pdf
A 2 pronged traditional rose fork for planting and aerating roses....

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Dennys School Memories by Dennis Easton.pdf
Cawston old school stood at the top of Cook's Hill, that is why we said we went to a High School!....

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D W Easton Coal Merchant.pdf
Notes from Denny's Memories:
At the Ratcatchers. there was a wall round the yard with a gate near the stables, and another one onto the Norwich Road. When cars got about the wall came down,...

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School War Time Notes.pdf
1899: December 18th:- Children collected 30/- for the Boer War Fund....

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At the turn of the century by D Hamley.pdf
There was an old lady who lived in or near to New Street....

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Fifty Years On by John Kett.pdf
World War Two affected everyone, from the youngest to the oldest and those who lived through those days have many and varied memories,...

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Another Place & Christmas by D W Hamley.pdf
The night before Christmas Eve, dug in one side of a canal in Northern Italy,...

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Eric Monsey He Died for His Country.pdf
Was killed in World War II....

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Names of School Children Around 1936 supplied by Michael Yaxley.pdf
This comes from a book that a lady showed me....

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Fond memories of school in the 1940s by Peggy & Pam Spooner.pdf
Great fun was had playing hopscotch, whip and top, skipping and rounders....

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School Memories 1930 by Eileen Lawrence.pdf
Netball on the Homestead on Friday afternoons. Drill (P.E.) at the back of Dent's....

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Dennys Business Memories by Dennis W Easton.pdf
In 1897 my Grandfather and his family moved into The Rats,...

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Vintage Roller Skates.pdf
Vintage Roller Skates - Strap on Metal....

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Irons Vintage.pdf
The metal flat smooth iron was developed in the 1800s and could be heated on....

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At the turn of the century by D Hamley.pdf
There was an old lady who lived in or near to New Street, named Obadiah....

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Do You Remember the 1930s.pdf
Whilst looking through some old photographs I came across a picture....

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Cawston 1864 suppiled by Mr Peter Kett.pdf
Cawston is a considerable parish 2 miles East of Reepham and 4 miles W.S.W. of Aylsham comprising 1010 inhabitants....

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Days Gone By by John Kett.pdf
January also brought another special occasion, the blessing of the plough in the Church on the first Monday after Twelfth Night, before the year's work in the fields began....

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Life at Ratcatchers Row by Michael Yaxley.pdf
The houses that once stood at the Ratcatchers Row (also called Rats Row) at Eastgate were demolished in the early 1960s....

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Walk Cawston Eastgate P.pdf
Selection of walks in Cawston. Also Click Here to see Cawston Heath map and history. Walks will be added as time permit.... Click on file to view full screen...

Memories 1914 1920s by O N Thrower Buster.pdf
In 1914 at the start of The War, soldiers on horseback went through the Street.... Click on file to view full screen....

Life in Cawston 1870-1900 (Victorian Age) by Michael Yaxley.pdf
Many of the cottages and farm houses in Cawston during the late 19th century dated back to the 17th and 18th century....

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Christmas in Cawston 1950s & 60s by Michael Yaxley.pdf
Preparations for Christmas in Cawston in the 1950’s and 1960’s started just after Bonfire night. This was the time
when the small family-owned business in the village began to decorate their shop windows....

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Cawston Primary School 1954 to 1960 by Michael Yaxley.pdf
The first years of one’s life are normally the years that one treasures most and for many children going to school is the first experience of being outside the care of their family....

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Heritage Open Day June 2019.pdf
Open day was held on the 29th June. The day went really well with lots of support and with the help of a wonderful team of helpers. Thank you....

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Property Deeds and Documents.pdf
A collection of old deeds and documents are at the Heritage Centre which are often a neglected historical source.... Click on file to view full screen....

Chapel Memories by Mary Gurteen.pdf
Mary Gurteen: It is more than 50 years since I first went to Sunday School, and continued to go almost every Sunday for the next twelve years....

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Chapel Memories by Eileen Oakes.pdf
Eileen Oakes Memories from 1929:
One of the highlights of the year, the great day was always the first Sunday in June, when June days were warm and sunny....

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Chapel Memories by Michael Yaxley.pdf
Wesleyan Reform Sunday School in Cawston in the 1950s and 1960s. What was it that made the Wesleyan Reform Sunday School in Cawston so appealing in the 1950s and 1960s....

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In The Days of Steam by Dennis W Easton.pdf
Dennis W. Easton: Way back in the 30's we worked from the station yard so I saw several things happen there. I remember one day an engine coming off the track... Click on file to view full screen....

Looking Back into the past 1920s by Ivan Purdy.pdf
Ivan Purdy: Living in Cawston in the late 1920’s was vastly different to the life and conditions we know today.
My first thoughts are about transport and how people moved around in those days....

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Eastgate Fruit Farm June 2019.pdf
COMING ASHORE - Captain Horatio Carter in Eastgate. He acquired a freehold at Eastgate in Cawston around 1909 and set about establishing a fruit farm there. Kelly’s Directory of 1912 listed him as a “fruit grower”.... Click on file to view full…

Then and Now.pdf
Photo selection of Then and Now. Click on file to view full screen....
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