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Pembroke Yeomanry.pdf
Billeting in Cawston at field now....

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Thimble.pdf
Found at Home Field where markets were held by a metal detector team....

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Victorian General Service Belt Buckle.pdf
General service belt buckle....

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Candle Scissors Snuffer and  Wick  Trimmer.pdf
Used for snuffer, trim wicks and maintaining candles.....

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Winter 2018.pdf
Lots of snow and roads blocked....

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Heath Photo Album.pdf
Photo album of 33 photos by Ivan Purdy which are in the Heritage Centre....

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S G Oakes General Store and Hair Dressing Salon.pdf
General Store and much more in the Corner Shop - High Street....

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Cawston Band Festival Programme 1934.pdf
The Seventh Annual Cawston Brass Band Festival Souvenir Programme....

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Bomber Plane Crash WW2 Bluestone Plantation.pdf
The crash is remembered in 2018 by some Cawston parishioners,
Information about the crash was also sent to the Historical Society by Bill Sampson Son of the Cawston Policeman at that time which read....

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Down Memory Lane Early 1900s By Stanley Oakes.pdf
Written by the late Mr Stanley Oakes in 2002....

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Zeppelins Last Visit WW1.pdf
Zeppelins last visit from the school exercise book of N. B. Howard age about 10 years....

Cawston Remembered 1935 to 1944 by Bill Sampson.pdf
It is 1936; we had moved from Brockdish, primarily because of my illnesses. The police authority had arranged a transfer....

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Auction Notice 1924.pdf
Auction at the Ratcatchers Inn for imported boards etc..

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Kellys Directory 1904.pdf
Kelly's Directory of Cambridge. Norfolk & Suffolk 1904 which can be viewed at the Cawston Heritage Centre....

Ink Vintage Pot Well.pdf
Victorian Ink Pot/Well found 2008 in Cawston....

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RAC Automobile Grille Badge.pdf
RAC 1960's Automobile Plastic Grille Badge....

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AA Automobile Association Tel Box Cawston Cross Roads.pdf
Automobile Association (AA) Telephone Box - at Cawston Cross Roads....

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CWE  Combo Opener Keychain.pdf
CWE (Continental Wine Experts) Combination bottle opener....

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H A Gaskin.pdf
Hairdresser. Radio business and Licensee of the Kings Head public house etc....

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W J Gaskin HD.pdf
Saddler & Harness Maker etc....

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Royal Corps of Signals Badge.pdf
Badge found in Cawston....

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Second World War by Bill Sampson.pdf
Now the day war broke out, September 3rd, 1939, I remember it well....

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ARP Helmet.pdf
ARP Wardens: An organisation set up for WW11....

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Water Hand Pump.pdf
Pump removed from kitchen in house at the high street about 2009....

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Map File of Cawston.pdf
File which is in the Heritage Centre for the collection of Cawston Maps....

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Old Map and History Note.pdf
Old Map with history note: An incident connected with our parish boundary....

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Winter January 2004.pdf
Photos of the winter 2004....

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Railway Souvenir Ticket 1980.pdf
Souvenir railway ticket 1980....

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RAF Parsonnel Rail Ticket 1943.pdf
RAF Personnel railway ticket....

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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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