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Queenie Pearman remembers WWI & WWII

WWI - Queenie.pdf

During WWI the women in the village took in machining work for one of the factories on Brick Row where Mr White, who lived in the village worked. The…

When the Trains Stopped at Chalford - by Geoffry Dearmer

When the Trains Stopped at Chalford.pdf

Fifty years ago "The fastest train in the world" was reputed to be the run from Paddington, Reading, Swindon to Kemble. After that it dawdled…