2019 Talk from Closure to Conflict A Village in Crisis

Video from projector (last bit from slide 90 missing but we have slides and better audio) Rough Youtube version   Slides A Village in Crisis as presented compressed first part A Village in Crisis as presented compressed second part Fulls slides with video downloadable. A Village in Crisis as presented compressed   Scripts Gareth text … Read more2019 Talk from Closure to Conflict A Village in Crisis

QR Codes

These are patterns of dots that, by using an “app” can be scanned by smartphones and tablets and take the user directly to a web page. This could be text, a video, an audio or indeed anything that can be put on a webpage. By printing these in the book it is possible to show … Read moreQR Codes


Mining in the village We’d “Pits.” deep dug for raising, Far down below the ground. An animal excretion as fossil shipped away: Then ground for fertiliser. Much used this time of day. 1950s My Village by G Waller [PIC LIDAR map of valley1/4 page] The valley leading up from Sandy Lane to School Road has … Read moreExcavations

Possible projects for sometime

Put headstone inscriptions & photos on website. Permanent display in Village Hall. Develop material on notable residents. Develop material on Lords of Manor. Collate old records such as 14C subsidy returns. Trace family names across centuries. Resolve old path and road names from 17C survey. Further research on Bigbobs/model. Follow up on Orinoco barge at … Read morePossible projects for sometime

Draft for WHG Book

Contents  Book Draft as at 2Feb19 Bits in red are comments not part of the text. Most pics to be added. Guidelines for authors Poss Cover pic?       Section Who     Photos Copyright checked Text reviewed? Status Remarks, comments, actions   Cover picture and title“Waldringfield on the Deben”a small, insignificant village or? a … Read moreDraft for WHG Book

2019 talk From Closure to conflict timeline(1905 to1914)

    Local National & International Background 1839 – 1901 Analysis of Tithe and Census returns 1881 Census analysis for Cement Works to be added to main list* 1901 Census 1901 a pair of detatched cottages (The Orchard) for sale 30 July* http://waldringfieldia.com/latest/2018-october-new-material-property/   1905 Elijah Stollery (ferryman) taking men from Sutton to Waldringfield OS … Read more2019 talk From Closure to conflict timeline(1905 to1914)

Book Panel on Church

All Saints Church [PIC Church] Domesday lists 640 settlements in Suffolk of which 178 had mills and 345 had churches but no mention of ours.1 Those at Martlesham and Newbourne are both believed to be eleventh century or earlier. The extant architecture of All Saints at Waldringfield is described as Early English, probably thirteenth to fourteenth century 23.  … Read moreBook Panel on Church