Grassy path

6 Responses to “Grassy path”

  1. 1 Sheila Johnson April 22, 2012 at 8:05 pm

    An early photo of he Grove footpath?

    • 2 Phil Lewis May 14, 2014 at 8:59 pm

      I can remember treading that path so many times as a boy on the way up to the rocks past Tommy Balls and the smell of his pigs

      • 3 Alison Hayhow August 13, 2015 at 12:09 pm

        Who is Tommy Ball? Was he any relation to Enos and Gertude Ball?

      • 4 Phil Lewis August 13, 2015 at 2:43 pm

        Hello Alison
        Tommy Ball had a small amount of land at the top of the path that lead from Sammy Sampson’s paper shop up the rocks.
        I’m not sure if they were related but I think there might be comments somewhere on Andrews archive that may answer your question.

  2. 5 hayhow12 August 19, 2015 at 1:20 pm

    My grandfather I believe was called Tommy Ball the peacemaker and he had pigs,but think he had a bigger farm and his house was called Charter House.

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