Two page article from Hampshire Magazine January 1978 by John Simms "Wartime and Happy Days" describes his family's escape to Broughton 1939-45 and life in the village for a town-boy during wartime. Topics include housing, schooling, farming, countryside, animals and birds, transport, church services.
List of press items and an article from the Andover Advertiser covering various matters.
Band outside Dowse School in the High Street.
View from over the river.
New school under construction in 1910
View of east end and south facing front of the church school taken from Chapel Lane looking west. Old School place now occupies this plot. Caption handwritten "Church Schools Broughton". The plural together with the covered twin entrances either side of the central gabled extension suggest separate entrances for girls and boys, with the end ...
Photo taken of pupils in Chapple Lane, looking towards High Street 1 Mrs Glennie head teacher; 18 Kitty Morgan (Padwick) R;10 Jack Joyce; 17 Miss Ringwood; 5 Florrie Davis (Smeeth); 7 Doris Frampton; 8 Henry Davis; Fred Shears in Blazer.
Letter enquiry re Mr Kneller master at school 1874-1889.
Dowse School Group. Ivy Stone's brother holding plaque.
Mr. Kneller with pupils outside Dowse School. Part of the Gaulton series.
Group outside the Dowse School - part of the Gaulton Series.
Broughton Boys Football-Group 11
Front of Queenwood College from Album made by Bennett.
Front of Queenwood College, from album.
1, Angela Green; 2, Jackie Ruddle; 3, Joy Davis; 4, Monica Dorey; 5, Helen Purver; 6, Pat Palmer; 7, Diana Pratt; 8, ?unknown; 9, Teresa Gallagher; 10, Hedges (possibly). 1, Orva Hinwood; 2, unknown; 3, Sandra Blackman; 4, Carol Morgan; 5, Val Long; 6, Susan West; 7, unknown ; 8, Elizabeth Baulk.
1, Tony Baulk; 2, Richard Culshaw; 3, Stephen Woodland; 4, Pat Palmer; 5, unknown ; 6, unknown ; 7, Roy Hatcher; 8, Joy Davis; 9, unknown ; 10, Diana Pratt; 11, John Foster; 12, Richard Petty. 1, Orva Hinwood; 2, Valerie Long; 3, Eliz.baulk; 4 Angela Green; 5, unknown ; 6, unknown; 7, Susan West; ...
Queenwood College group outside the Hatchet Inn, Sherfield English. Mr.Willmore in bowler with legs crossed. From album.
Open air gym equipment at Queen wood College. Gallows type swings etc., from an album made by Bennett.
Hampshire and the (Robert) Owenites - press article. Relates to Robert Owen at Harmony Hall.
Press article about Harmony Hall - part 2.
Press article about Harmony Hall - part 1.
Print of picture of Harmony Hall (Queenwood House) - original given in Cecil Robinson’s papers.
Harmony Hall (Queenwood House) - copy of the engraving in the associated article.
Copy of a press report about Harmony Hall and the fire from the Southern Evening Echo.