Cement raw materials including digging for mud

Walter Tye: There was no more familiar sight on the Deben, fifty to sixty years ago, than that of the old mud barge, the Kingfisher, leaving the quay. Old Jack Stebbings was the skipper and Ben Page, brother of the Newbourn giant, was his mate. Their favourite place for getting the mud was opposite Whitehall … Read more Cement raw materials including digging for mud

Our Sources, Bibliography, Credits and Acknowledgements

We have drawn upon the work of several local writers but there have been three writers known to have written about the history of our village and we are especially indebted to them for the material that they have produced. Walter Tye “A guide to Waldringfield and district” published in 1952 is specific to the … Read more Our Sources, Bibliography, Credits and Acknowledgements