Jottings from Stinson and Jones
Audio – you have to figure out where to advance the slides as the video was no good.
Sound quality is poor but audible. Slides are below. Script:
Needs transcript some time.
Extracts for book: 1944 and a posting to Suffolk was received with an overwhelming lack of enthusiasm for surely it was part of East Anglia where there were marshlands, drains, windmills and probably numerous natives with their digits in the dykes. One of the first of these natives was a Mr. Nunn, proprietor of … Read moreRDA Deben Reminiscences by John Adams
ALAN MATHESON recalls Picture 2 – Maybush today – from the water The Maybush, as it is now known, was originally a farmhouse, probably just 30ft x 14 ft with great thick walls according to Arnott. Anyone standing in the road alongside the pub, is able to see a central section of wall … Read moreMaybush ALAN MATHESON recalls
Transcript: LIZ KENNEDY OF THE DECK HOUSE, BORN 1929, YOUNGEST DAUGHTER OF WILLIAM AND DOROTHY OGDEN. INTERVIEWED BY HER NEPHEW JOHN OGDEN OF GREENAWAY ON 29TH NOVEMBER 2017 J – Ok so today is the 29th November 2017 which is a very auspicious birthday Liz (John’s!) L – Sorry John, I remembered this morning, … Read more2017 Nov 19 Interview with Liz Kennedy by John Ogden
Lubbock transcript Alyson Videlo (AV) and Gareth Thomas (GT) (Waldringfield History Group) meeting over tea with Mr and Mrs Joe and Ruth Lubbock at their home in School Road, Waldringfield. The recording starts during a conversation about David Parkin whose name has arisen following discussion as to who might, now, have lived in Waldringfield longer … Read more2013 Nov Audio and transcript of Joe and Ruth Lubbock interview
Note there is an earlier Interview Walter Aldis. Also see Sidney Aldis interview . This is in two parts (the ‘phone rang). Needs transcribing and checking by Walter. Part two (hopefully no gap).
Transcript by Caroline Ogden Interview with Alan Matheson by Gareth Thomas on 17th May 2016 – transcribe of the audio tape Alan Matheson, born 1935 G – We are sitting here in White Gables, which is a lovely bungalow, just opposite Sandy Lane, in Cliff Road. I’m sitting with Alan Matheson who, although there is … Read more2016 Interview Alan Mattheson by Gareth Thomas
There might be a bit missing after about 30 secs?
OralHistoryrecordingconsent also as a pdf OralHistoryrecordingconsent
Spoke to Alan Parken tonight and he said that about 60 years ago his father put a land drain into the field behind Sandcliff that went down to around the bottom of the cricket meadow. Whilst digging it he found an area of very blackened soil that looked like the site of an old kiln or … Read more2015 Recollection Alan Parken – Alyson
There were defences in the form of criss cross poles along the beach, and Publican – Albert Hill, Shaver Mills and Boatman – Jimmy Quantrill were the only people Allowed access to the beach past the barrier at the bottom of the road. The Maybush Public House was very lively, with the occasional punch up, … Read more1940s 1950s Mike & Rosemary Nunn recollections
At the outbreak of war, Waldringfield school had a head teacher, Miss Stebbing, just two years into her position. Miss Stebbing was to remain as head teacher until 1951. She took over what would appear to have been a school which in 1937 had just 17 pupils on the roll, although this had risen … Read more1940s to 1960s School recollections
Maltings Once occupied by Terry & Stella Vernon who may have worked for Ransomes and was Capt. of Ipswich RFC Bertie Bell Had mobile greengrocery van visiting all surrounding villages. He was also Church Organist from time to time when Cyril Sutton was not available. Jim and Mary Turner Had left hand part of Waller’s … Read more2013 Memories of Pete Kaznica
Audio Source type Minidisk Subject BBC down your way? Interviewer BBC Date of recording 1988 Copyright? Probably Notes: Is this 1988 or 1992? 1st track Down your Way 1988 14.06 darts evening at Pub. 22.00 Bowls Club 26.30 John Nunn – Cricket club 36.00 raising money by whist drives etc. 40.00 left piece … Read more1988 BBC Radio Suffolk visit the village.
Audio Source type Cassette Subject Bill Ogden Interviewer Audrey Fitzjohn Date of recording 1988 Copyright? N Notes: 2nd track Audrey FitzJohn/Bill Ogden from start Ogdens visiting for holidays. & Fete and Flower show 18.42 story of Huts 21.20 boats 32.00 Dorothy Jones huts 40.49 Raising money for the Club 44.20 48.19 sailing and … Read more1989 Bill Ogden interview by Audrey Fitzjohn
Audio Source type Cassette Subject D Jones and B Kaznica Interviewer Audrey Fitzjohn Date of recording 1988 Copyright?