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John Ruffles, Sally the dog on the Bellaset 350 outside the police house.

John Ruffles, Sally the dog on the Bellaset 350 outside the police house.

Stradbroke lads out for a motorbike ride - circa 1955.

Stradbroke lads out for a motorbike ride. They are from left Johnny Pearl, Gordon Bullingham, Ray Richards and Ray Varela.

Stradbroke students at Stradbroke railway station.

Stradbroke students at Stradbroke railway station.
Newspaper call for a reunion of students who took the last train from Stradbroke in 1952.

News Report of a runaway horse and cart June 1929

News Report of a runaway horse and cart June 1929

Trevor and Julian Mason

Trevor and Julian Mason

Accident on the Diss Road - 17th June 1925

Accident on the Diss Road - 17th June 1925

Article in Terminus Magazine about Stradbroke transport

Article in Terminus Magazine about Stradbroke transport

Transport notes - Jack Warne

Transport notes - Jack Warne.

Henry Nunn 1916

Henry Nunn 1916

Ward car in the snow

Ward car in the snow

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Upson Garage

Upson Garage

Doggetts gipsy caravan

Doggetts gipsy caravan in the snow.

Maggie Rutter nee Thirkettle driving her car.

Maggie Rutter with her car, 2nd June 1927. It is believed that she was the first lady driver in Stradbroke.

Mid Suffolk Light Railway- Memories of Ellen Nunn

Mid Suffolk Light Railway- Memories of Ellen Nunn

Vehicle- Frank Sainsbury

Vehicle- Frank Sainsbury

vehicle CF6608

vehicle CF6608

Mid Suffolk Railway staff

This photo was taken in the late 40s or early 50s
The gentleman third from the right is Driver Clifford Bloom

Engine Driver Clifford Bloom's last payslip.

Engine Driver Clifford Bloom's last payslip.

Driver Clifford Bloom at the engine controls.

Driver Clifford Bloom at the controls.

Born 23rd March 1885, he drove the evening train from Haughley on 21st March 1951 and on reaching Laxfield he collapsed and was taken home. Sadly he died the next day, just a day before his birthday

Stradbroke Railway Station

This photo was taken on the 19th July 1952.
Characters from left to right are:
Cleaner Harry Howlett, Guard Horace Bloom, Driver Joe Skinner, Fireman Jack Law

Stradbroke Railway Station under snow after closure

Stradbroke Railway Station under snow after closure.

Railway Station yard after closure

Railway Station yard after closure

The crew dismantling the Stradbroke Railway Station

The crew dismantling the Stradbroke Railway Station.

Railway Station cat

Railway Station cat

Railway Gentleman

Railway Gentleman - E Gladwell

Stradbroke Railway Station Staff

Stradbroke Railway Station Staff

Stradbroke Railway Station Staff

Stradbroke Railway Station Staff - E Gladwell, Fred Watts, Jimmy Larter

Strabroke railway station staff - porter Horace Bloom

Strabroke railway station staff porter Horace Bloom