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Broadwell looking South

Broadwell looking South (27k)

The first part of the house on the right was the Post Office, on the left was Heals Undertakers, also on the left their were two lanes that led to Barn Hill (Memories of Harold Ireland 2006 aged 80)

Dave Pearce added (July 2011): "... the shop on the left hand side of road was my gran's shop (Mrs Short) We lived at the top of the road"

Bill Nash added (January 2018): "... In 1958 I lived in the house shown as the Post Office.. also known as Hazeldene. I was four at the time... !!!! We were there for about 6 months. They were at that time installing the sewer along South Road - or so I believe, what I remember quite clearly is spending my days watching the men, and joining them for their lunch and breaks My mother told me I insisted in taking cold milky tea in an old medicine bottle and a jam sandwich out to the trench so I could join the men for lunch! What would Health & Safety say about that today!!! Heals builders yard was opposite - they were then both builders and funeral directors! (Ernie Heal buried my Grandfather)".

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