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Queens Street from the church tower

Queens Street from the church tower. The 'x' marks the police house with the cells to the left.

Letter headed Stradbroke Church dd 25th April 1878 and signed by Foreman Thos, Patterson

Letter headed Stradbroke Church dd 25th April 1878 and signed by Foreman Thos, Patterson. This letter details the cost and people involved with the church and the school at that time.

Stradbroke community 1996

Stradbroke community 1996 - news report

The Post Office - Webbs

The Post Office - Webbs

Commissioners Certificate of First Assessment and the Assessors certificate of Assessments dated 1879

Commissioners Certificate of First Assessment and the Assessors certificate of Assessments dated 1879 signed by John Foulsham and Benjamin Webb.

Lilla C Webb with her sons Guy and Alfred.

Lilla Charlotte Stokes married John Charles Webb, the brother of Harry Webb - postmaster and photographer. John died early 1900's and Lilla came to Stradbroke to live with the family bringing with her two of their three sons from the marriage. One of those sons, Alfred C Webb is remembered with honour on the village war memorial.
Lilla Webb died…

Excercise for the pupils at school

Excercise for the pupils at school

Ellis the Butcher 1913

Ellis the Butcher 1913. W163

Ellis the Butcher 1913

Ellis the Butcher 1913 - next to the Whie Hart.

Mazawattee' tea shop

Salters, Suffolk House - 'Mazawattee tea shop'
Salters shop later became a book shop run by pastor Glass, a Baptist Minister. It later became a cafe. (MW&UW)

In memory of Corporal Alfred Charles Webb - WW1

In memory of Corporal Alfred Charles Webb of 1st Btn. Kings Royal Rifles Corps who died on the 17th Februaury 1917 aged 19.
*Remembered with Honour*
Corporal Webb was the son of John Charles Webb and Lilla Charlotte Webb and the brother of Guy and Benjamin. In 1903 Alfred's father died and by the 1911 census return the family are living in…

The Queens Head Public House in Queens Street

The Queens Head Public House in Queens Street. W178

Brick faced Butchers Arms

Brick faced Butchers Arms

The Butchers Arms - Brick faced.

The Butchers Arms - Brick faced.

Butchers Arms in Clay Lump

Butchers Arms in Clay Lump. W120

The Butchers Arms with Horses

The Butchers Arms with Horses

Sycamore Corner - Webb c1910

Sycamore Corner - Webb c1910 - W105

Fancy Dress Ball 1912

Fancy Dress Ball 1912

Harry Webb - Stradbroke Photographer

Harry Webb - Stradbroke Photographer
Born Henry Arthur Webb 1878 to Catherine and Benjamin Webb - the village postmaster and schoolmaster. Harry had an older sister, Isabelle and an older brother John Charles. His brother died early 1900's and Harry's sister-in-law Lilla came to Stradbroke to live with the family bringing with her two of their…

Jack Foulsham Camping

The information given to SLHG is that this is Jack Foulsham Camping. Research shows that John (Jack) Foulsham was born 1839 Yoxley, to Joseph and Sarah Foulsham. He married Susan E Chandler in 1861 and together they had 8 children as shown on the 1871 census return, Susan died in 1903 and Jack died in 1914. Jack was Stradbrokes Butcher and a…

Nurses in Uniform - Red Cross and VAD, 26th September 1912

Nurses in Uniform.
Mrs Nunn of Rookery Hall sits front row and to the right of centre figure and was a nurse during both WW1 and WW2.
(JW,RW,UW,MW)

Football team with a cup

Football team with a cup and Canon Shaw.
back row l-r: Tom Green, Cyril Brown, Rev. Shaw.
middle row l-r: Jack Warne, Joe Amies, Arthur Amies, Fred amies, Bob Wright,
front row l-r: Billy Goodchild, Frank Ward, Aston Briggs
(JW RW MW UW)

Tug of War

Tug of War - Webb 137

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Bee Keeping and Gardening

Bee Keeping and Gardening. Note the Primary School in the background. W140

Horse and rider at the Court House

Horse and rider at the Court House - Webb 144

The Chapmans at Wilby Green

The Chapmans at Wilby Green

Horse and Cart at Haymaking

Horse and Cart at Haymaking. W149

Elegant Haymakers

Elegant Haymakers. W150

Boys Scout Troup

Stradbroke Boys Scout Troup - Webb 155