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Receipt from Wllm Clullen of a document concerning the Village Pump

Reads"Received of Mr Wllm Clullen a Document dated 4 July 1818 for the Grant and D------- of the Right of supplying the town pump with water from a Pond in the orchard of the Premises… ...more

Stradbroke Primary School 1957-59

Stradbroke Primary School 1957-59. ...more

Children with a Church Bell

Children with a Church Bell ...more

Invoice/Bill from Frank Whiteman, butcher, dated 7thAugust 1937 to F Brundle.

Invoice/Bill from Frank Whiteman, butcher, dated 7thAugust 1937 to F Brundle. ...more

Stradbroke School c1925

Stradbroke School c1925. Roy Thirkettle 4th right second row. ...more

The School Football Team 1950

The School Football Team 1950 wearing their ordinary clothes. Believed to be Roy Hubbard seated 2nd from the left and Dereck Smith standing 2nd from the right. (TL) ...more

Charles Finch Delogue Castell aged 11

Charles Finch Delogue Castell aged 11. Born in1899 and died at the age of 65 in 1964. ...more

The Post Office - Webbs

The Post Office - Webbs ...more

John Thirkettle 1824 - 1875

John Thirkettle 1824 - 1875
see remarks; ...more

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Welcome to the amazing historical archive of the village of Stradbroke, Suffolk, UK.

Stradbroke has a rich rural history and has been fortunate to be lived in by a long line of photographers and collectors of village life. This was recognised by the Stradbroke Local History Group who began building an archive in 1999 to preserve and share this shared history for current and future generations.

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Inscription on The Fox Family Tomb

The Fox family tomb is the large green tomb on the west side of All Saints church listed number 7. The tomb can be seen when walking along Queen Street. The inscription shows that Simon Fox… ...more

James Chambers - Itinerent Poet

Biography of James Chambers - Itinerent Poet. 1748 - 1827. Buried in grave 62 in All Saints Church graveyard. ...more

Stradbroke Roll of Honour

Stradbroke Roll of Honour.
(held at the Suffolk Records Office) ...more

Robert Grosseteste 1175 - 1253

The village sign - Robert Grosseteste 1175 - 1253.
"Robert Grosseteste (/ˈɡroʊstɛst/ GROHS-test; Latin: Robertus Grosseteste; c. 1175 – 9 October 1253)[n 1] was an English… ...more

William Girling family history as recorded by his grand-daughter-in-law in 1987

William Girling family history as recorded by his grand-daughter-in-law in 1987
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