Please register to submit items for the Stradbroke Village Archive.
Show Menu

Hedley and Harold Goshawk

Brothers Hedley and Harold Goshawk.
The Donor remembers,
"Hedley Goshawk and his brother Harold (taken in the late 70s I think). It was taken outside Hedley’s house in Church Street.… ...more

Japanese Fete circa 1910 - Series

Japanese Fete circa 1910 - Webb image ...more

Colonel Humphreys and his Wife at The Priory at a Welcome party for the American airforce WW2

Colonel Humphreys and his Wife at The Priory at a Welcome party for the American airforce WW2 ...more

"The Village Show" Anglia TV

Clips from the programme.PART 1 Introduction Part 2 Skinners MillPart 3 Part 4 *No Audio* ...more

Potter, Robin Welch at his potters wheel.

Potter, Robin Welch at his potters wheel. ...more

Russell Whiting (2nd left) and Evelyn Kerry (3rd left) at Stradbroke Gymkhana.

Russell Whiting (2nd left) and Evelyn Kerry (3rd left) at Stradbroke Gymkhana. ...more

Ruth, David and Alan Johnson.

Ruth, David and Alan Johnson. Ruth went on to become Ruth Chambers when she married Ralph Chambers. ...more

Doggetts 1999

Doggetts 1999. The house was in a bad condition but has since been renovated as one private house. It was for many years home to the Boast and Aldous families. ...more

John and Ann Ruffles

John and Ann Ruffles playing in the garden of the police house. ...more

About

Stradbroke Village Archive

Latest News

Geoffrey Smith Archive

Launched during National Explore Your Archive Week 2015,
the Geoffrey Smith Archive is now online - click HERE



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.

The archive is curated and preserved by the Stradbroke Archive & Record Association. Items for inclusion are welcome, please do get in touch to discuss this by clicking here.

We encourage your thoughts and memories too! Please use the 'Tell us more about this Item' section underneath each item to share more information with the archive.


Explore Your Archive logo

The Stradbroke Village Archive launched in the newly refurbished Court House in Stradbroke on the 15th & 16th November 2014 as part of national Explore Your Archive week, in conjunction with The National Archives and The Archives and Records Association. Over the first week since being launched, the website has had nearly 13 000 page views! What are you looking for in the Stradbroke Village Digital Archive? Use the Contact Us page to let us know!

ARA logo NA logo

Recent Items

British Legion hut opening New Street.

RBL Branch 1920s.jpg
The RBL Stradbroke branch was formed in 1921. Four years later the new British Legion hut was opened in New Street and members photographed to mark the occasion. ...more

Westhall 1989

M.Norris,1989.jpg
Westhall 1989 ...more

Queens Street, taken from the church tower

M.Norris,2006. 7.jpg
Queens Street, taken from the church tower ...more

Queens Street, taken from the church tower

M.Norris,2006. 6.jpg
Queens Street, taken from the church tower ...more

Church Street taken from the church tower

M.Norris,2006. 5.jpg
Church Street taken from the church tower ...more

View from All Saints church tower

M.Norris,2006. 4.jpg
View from All Saints church tower ...more