Leisure & Play

Title

Leisure & Play

Subject

Photographs L - R, T - B :-

1. A Day Out on the Canal c. 1910
The barge is moored in the canal by Daneway bridge. Through the arch is the Daneway Upper Lock onto the summit level The other barge lined up with the bridge is one of James Smart's from Chalford.

2. A trip through Sapperton Canal tunnel
3. A Group of Young Ladies
4. Young Men from Bournes Green
5. Edwardian fun -  Oakridge style - Swings and See-Saw!
6. Country Dancing on the Lower Green - shows Mrs Partridge (Wife of Tony Partridge)
7. Picnic by the Canal (The Halliday Family ?)
8. Two girls playing at the Water Trough outside Penn House
9. Children playing by the Telephone Kiosk in 1912, Phyllis Gardiner in the centre?
10. The Liddal Family - Home to 'The Cage' after a day out
11. National Charabanc No. 2549 taking a party on an outing
12. Village Fete (Flower Show?) on the Green with Chalford Band, 1950's

13. Musical evening at Mrs Paddy Favol's House From the back : Meryl Short, Mary Hunt, Rene Wagstaff, Pat Carrick, ? , Francis Pyecroft, Mrs Jones, ? , ? , ? ,Paddy Farrol, Betty Pode (at the piano) and Mrs Phebby

14,15. Opening the 'Millenium Playground'

Source

Oakridge History Group
The Stroudwater and Thames and Severn Canals From Old Photographs

Files

A Day Out on the Canal c. 1910<br />
The barge is moored in the canal by Daneway bridge. Through the arch is the Daneway Upper Lock onto the summit level The other barge lined up with the bridge is one of James Smart's from Chalford.
A trip through Sapperton Canal tunnel
A Group of Young Ladies
Young Men from Bournes Green
Edwardian fun -  Oakridge style - Swings and See-Saw!
Country Dancing on the Lower Green - shows Mrs Partridge (Wife of Tony Partridge)
Picnic by the Canal (The Halliday Family ?)
Two girls playing at the Water Trough outside Penn House
Children playing by the Telephone Kiosk in 1912, Phyllis Gardiner in the centre?
The Liddal Family - Home to 'The Cage' after a day out
National Charabanc No. 2549 taking a party on an outing
Musical evening at Mrs Paddy Favol's House From the back : Meryl Short, Mary Hunt, Rene Wagstaff, Pat Carrick, ? , Francis Pyecroft, Mrs Jones, ? , ? , ? ,Paddy Farrol, Betty Pode (at the piano) and Mrs Phebby
Village Fete (Flower Show?) on the Green with Chalford Band, 1950's
Opening the 'Milleniuum Playground'
The 'Millenium Playground'

Citation

“Leisure & Play,” Oakridge Community Archives, accessed May 24, 2017, http://oakridgecommunityarchives.org/items/show/399.

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