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Railway Track Keying Hammer.pdf
Hand Track Tool - Railway Keying Sledge Hammer.

Chapel Street CWE Delelopment Photo Album.pdf
Photo album of 10 photos which are in the Heritage Centre donated by Ivan Purdy....

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Sygate Southgate Road Widening  1993.pdf
Photo album of 38 photos which are in the Heritage Centre donated by Ivan Purdy which include Shuck & details of as it was etc....

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School from above 1960's.pdf
Photo....

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Cawston Church Roof Restoration 1875.pdf
Report of essential repairs....

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Finds File.pdf
File which is in the Heritage Centre for the collection of finds found in Cawston....

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Clay Pipe.pdf
Found at Sygate....

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Good Companions Club.pdf
The Club held meetings once a fortnight....

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1908 Restoration of Chuch.pdf
The ancient church at Cawston, one of the finest in Norfolk....

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A Roman road passed through Cawston. In the 1950's this ancient way was clearly visible on Cawston Heath and the neighbouring fields opposite Botany Bay Farm, running westwards towards the Holt-Norwich road. Aerial photographs show the road nearer…

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Woollen Industry.pdf
For centuries the woolen industry was important here.
In the middle ages Flemish weavers came here, the gables ends on the houses in the High Street and the Rood Screen in the church remind us of this.
This area was very prosperous until machines…

Burial Urn.pdf
A Bronze Age Burial Urn was found....

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Saxon Ring Brooch.pdf
A ring 6cm in diameter and 5mm thick was found....

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Lloyds Bank Savings Box.pdf
Lloyds Bank 1920s Chromed Metal Recording Savings Box....

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Glow Baby Bed and clothing warmer and Airer.pdf
Glow Baby 1950s - Bed/Clothing Warmer and Airer.... Click on file to view full screen....

Guilds.pdf
The Plough Guild was very important in Cawston, the Guild Hall was the Old Plough at Sygate....

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Smuggler Jeremiah.pdf
Long ago in Cawston....

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Cawston Cricket Club.pdf
A Great Club but ceased in about 2008....

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Flower and Scarecrow Festival and Band Concert 2017.pdf
A great week for the Church and Village....

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A H Harris The Stores Cawston.pdf
The Corner Shop Stores. High Street/Church Lane....

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Eating in the Fifties.jpg
Eating: How it was in the 1950's....

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New School Opening Programme 1953.pdf
New School Official Opening Programme....

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19th Century Cawston 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 when the housing construction was simple....

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Gin Trap.pdf
A mechanical trap consisting of a pair of jaws....

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Mincer.pdf
Kitchen appliance....

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SGC Lee Builder and Undertaker.pdf
The business was owned by Mr S.G.C. Lee, known as Seppe....

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In Living Memory of Cawston By Peggy Payne.pdf
This is some history of Cawston from notes of a speech given by Peggy Payne as she remembered Cawston in the 1940's.

Flit Esso Pesticide Sprayer.pdf
Pesticide Manual Spray mainly intented for fly killing.... Click on file to view full screen....

Rations A Very Peculiar History With No added butter.pdf
Rations A Very Peculiar History With no added butter by David Arscott....

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Manor Water Tower.pdf
The water tower was built to provide fresh water to the Manor in 1897.... Click on file to view full screen....

Tour oF Britain 12th Sept 2015.pdf
Twenty teams of riders from all over the world descended on Norfolk for the Norfolk-Suffolk stage for the tour of Britain Cycle Race, sponsored nationally by Aviva. This was stage 7 of the 8 stage tour starting at Fakenham racecourse to Ipswich,…

Volunteers Recognitions 2017.pdf
The Parish Council volunteers recognition evenings are normally held in May of each year and are organised by Mrs Theresa Carman andCouncillors. Click on File to view full screen....

National Service Guide Book 1939.pdf
A guide to the ways in which a service could be given to our country....

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Caustoniana by Thomas Bowman.pdf
The Rev Thomas Bowman, the Vicar of Martham on his retirement in 1791 published a book called Caustoniana: or Twelve Discourses addressed to the inhabitants of the parish of Cawston which is not a easy read. Rev Bowman set up a mission in Cawston…

Barclays Bank Ltd.pdf
Barclays Bank Ltd in the High Street - 1960's....

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F H Corke Late Howard.pdf
Callander given details of business ....

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Bicycle Lamps.pdf
Oil powered bicycle lamps started in the late 1800's.... Click on file to view full screen....

Slate Board & Pencils.pdf
In the nineteenth century nearly every school were writing on slate ....

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Smugglers.pdf
An Affray at Cawston & Smugglers - An Unhappy Christmas....

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Dewing & Spooner by Peggy Dewing.pdf
Herbert John Spooner with horses/Imperial Service Medal presented to Arthur Dewing & School Memories by Peggy and Pam....

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Walter Frederick Carman by G Carman.pdf
He joined the Royal Navy when he was 15 years old.... Click on file to view full screen....

Ivy Lake.pdf
A few years ago Ivy wrote down a few of her memories....

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Cawston 1912 - 1920 as Remembered by Ivy Lake.pdf
As remembered by Ivy Lake 1912 to 1920....

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George Chapman Employment letter.pdf
Employment letter 1904 for George Chapman....

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Telephone Lead from Old Telephone  Exchange.pdf
Lead as used at the Old Telephone Exchange at Back Lane....

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Parish Matters.pdf
Information about our village including the lunch club which started/monthly activity in 2015 at the village hall. the parish plan, defibrillators, andplaying field etc.... Click on files for more infomation & to view full screen....

Magazine History for Cawston Parish Group.pdf
Magazine History - January 1967 saw the first Magazine which was for the then Cawston group for....

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A Yank in the RAF.pdf
During filming for "A Yank in the RAF"....

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