Do you recognise this house?

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4 Responses to “Do you recognise this house?”


  1. 1 Robert Sampson April 10, 2013 at 10:59 am

    Good example of a well-maintained dry stone wall.

  2. 2 Sheila Johnson May 8, 2013 at 11:36 pm

    Frank Filer’s cottage next to the parish church, demolished in the 1970s I believe – the edge of the grass triangle is just visible in the foreground.

  3. 3 Robert Sampson May 9, 2013 at 12:28 pm

    Again, such great knowledge, Sheila. My dad sometimes used to mention the Filer family. Dad was one of the eleven children born into the shop that you may have known as ‘Sammy’s’ on the steep part of the Bath Road above what used to be Gordon Lyons’ petrol station.

    • 4 Patricia Woods December 18, 2016 at 12:38 pm

      Wow, what memories! My four brothers had their hair cut at ‘Sammy’s’ in the late 60’s. My Dad would buy a newspaper and, if my sister and I were lucky, we got a Crunchie to share while we waited, for what seemed like hours, in the Land Rover outside.


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