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News article 2002 Sep 26 - Second look at slice of history, In the heyday of Vale gras


Newspaper article about the launch at Badsey First School of the second edition of A Brief History of Badsey and Aldington by Terry Sparrow at Badsey First School. Mentions Robert Seaman who was the joint author with Terry Sparrow in 1983 of the 1st edition. Published by The Badsey Society which was formed in the village in February. Includes photograph of Terry Sparrow with the book and two old photographs taken from the book: a 1936 photograph of a big hundred of asparagus and C Harwood, P Case, F J Barnard, M Seymour, G Aldrich Junior, G Aldrich Senior, W Harwood, A J Brazier, A Hall, C Roberts, F Dore, A Harwood, James Barnard, John Barnard; a photograph by John Hall of the Littleton and Badsey signal box.

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26th September 2002
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21 cm x 29.7 cm
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Article stuck on 1 sheet of A4 paper
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The Badsey Society
Article from The Evesham Journal (copyright and courtesy of The Evesham Journal)
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