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Auction of land on Chapel Road, 1902

In February 1902, Ernest J. Gale issued a plan and description of property on Chapel Street (nowadays Chapel Road) and the High Street, for sale by auction. I need to do more research but Stebbings may have bought one or … Continue reading

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W.Stebbings & Sons, The Quay

Images from over the years of the Stebbings shed located on the quay.

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When I was in teens I became aware of a box in my grandparents attic. ¬†It didn’t come out very often, but I knew that one day I wanted to learn more about its contents. ¬†Photographs, notebooks, old magazines and … Continue reading

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