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Historic Wiltshire Postcards

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Val Compton
I have that picture of Savernake Cottage Hospital but had not got the date - thank you! Don't forget that the Community History Project for Savernake Hospital is open for a week in St Peter's Church Marlborough (the one with the cafe) from Saturday Jan 24th to Saturday Jan 31st (closed only on Sunday) from 10am-4pm. Bring your pictures, documents, memories or just yourself. Everyone welcome and it is free. Don't miss it! We've worked on the framework of the history but rely on the local community to fill all the gaps and bring it alive with their own stories.

Angie
Love the picture of the Nine Elms. My grand parents owned this Pub for many years & loved it dearly. I live in Cornwall now but what a treat to see this old photo. Thank you

barbara humphries
im researching my family history, and these photo's bring to life all my gran has told me about where she was born and brought up, thankyou so much for bringing it alive for me. does anyone have any photo's of Beckett House @1895-1901? my great-grandparents were in service there then.How do I join the swindon history society? I live in Bidford on avon but have relatives still in Swindon,Wooton Bassett and Wroughton, thanks if you can help.bibzpalmer@hotmail.co.uk

marion Hall
Has anyone any info and photos of Fontainville House in Westbury, on the site of the High street pleaseThanks

Brian Roy Buxton
Wonderful for family historians! I wish my lot came from Wiltshire"

Dolores Davis
Please could tell me if Avon House..Amesbury..Wiltshire is still standing I am trying to trace my family they lived there in 1916 thank you I enjoyed the pictures very much Dolores

Anne Mears
Love the photo of The Crescent, Chiseldon. My nan was Mrs Wilson (Milly) and lived at number 12 (I think!) and if I remember correctly had Gwen Smart on one side, and Bert Cox on the other. There was Mrs Huntley opposite... Wish I had some photos of the house, what memories!

Elizabeth Hart
Thank you Eric Bizley for the photo of Bradenstoke Abbey. Just tracked back some distant members of family tree, Freegard family who were farmers there in the 19th century.

raymond springthorpe
where is shrivenham

Nobby
Cirencester is on Gloucestershire

Malcolm Evans
My Grandfather was one of the Carpenters buiding huts during WW1 on Salisbury Plain ( Codford etc) Have several photos of the workers and their huts

Andy Cornell
Does anyone have any old pictures of Washpool? This is as close as I've got so far.

Sue Smart
Enjoyed the pictures - do you have any of Grittleton?

Sherry Ponting
Do you have any more photos of Wroughton Village, i.e Wharf Road, High Street and the St. Joseph's Roman catholic church? Thank you

Elana (Moonraker) Rourke
lOVED THE PICS - BUT WHERE IS CHIPPENHAM?

E.A.M.Brewer
have spent a very injoyable 20 minutes or so looking at all 3 galleries but alittle disappionted that there is no photographes of Wootton Bassett,hope this can be corrected.

l.morris
Rushy Paltt rail way station is not shown.

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