Talking it over

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3 Responses to “Talking it over”


  1. 1 kelly yeates February 12, 2010 at 4:38 pm

    Archie harris is the gent sitting on the left who was my great great grandad

  2. 2 John Lyons July 1, 2018 at 4:34 pm

    Kelly is correct and the gent on the left is Charlie Carpenter who lived with his wife in the second part of The Wills house down Menlea. Archie Harris built and sold quite elaborate bird houses from their house with the small yard on the left just up from Blagdon Stores. I’m guessing Kelly is the daughter of either Judy or Anne nee Rowe. Who’s Parents were Brenda and Dick Rowe. Dick was an exceptional Builder who worked with Ernie Williams ( puzzle) to all who knew him. Dick was like Chisel filer a Master stonemason who having picked a stone up during building a wall very rarely failed to place it.

  3. 3 John Lyons July 1, 2018 at 4:41 pm

    Is the gentleman in the middle Arthur Bax, Headmaster of Blagdon School during the Fifties and sixties.


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