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The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by clicking on a thumbnail.

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Meopham Kent 1940s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


An outing from St. Mildred’s House, Westferry Road in the 1940s. The party includes Miss Bradford who was the last person to run the house asa Settlement. Also in the photograph are: Mrs Clayden, Mrs Sarah Thomas, Mrs Rosie Taylot (nee Clayden), Mrs Oliver, Mrs Soper, Mrs O’Brien, Mrs Gorman, Mrs Hackett, Mrs Cox, Mrs Wood, Mrs McCartney. This was probably an outing to Meopham in Kent where there was a country house which belonged to three women, also in the picture - Mrs Griffiths, Mrs Kate Rawlings and Mrs Ethel Kay.