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The Shoulder Of Mutton
Hockliffe Road
Wingfield Chapel
First Car Crash in Parish
Vicarage
The Lane
Taterhill
Three Horse Shoes viewed from the Hockliffe Road
Threshing Corn in Tebworth
Cottage in Wingfield
Fire at Top Farm (Ivy Farm) circa 1960
View down The Lane with Fred Groves and his brothers
Wesleyan Sunday School (c1900)
Damage To Chalgrave Church
Greetings from Tebworth
Park Farm
Manor Farm, Wingfield
The Mitchel's, Wingfield
Chalgrave All saints Church
The Plough Inn, Wingfield
Wesleyan Chapel
St Marys School (c1950)
The "Three Horse Shoes" or "Queen's Head"
2 The Lane
The Chapel from Hockliffe Road
Cottage in Wingfield?
Toddington Road, Tebworth
Fire At Top Farm (Ivy Farm)
Tithe Farm Headys (c 1950)
Down The Lane
Park Farm
The School
Chalgrave National School
Mandeville Cottage (old)
The Grange (1907)
The Lane Cottages
The Shoulder Of Mutton
Hockliffe Road
Wingfield Chapel
First Car Crash in Parish
Vicarage
The Lane
Taterhill
Three Horse Shoes viewed from the Hockliffe Road

4 Comments

  1. David Molyneaux

    The cottage believed to be in Wingfield, I do not recognise it but on the road from Wingfield to Tebworth after costins farm there is a bend in the road to the right, the next property being the white house. On that bend set back from the road was a wooden bungalow. I was told that this bungalow was build after a lone German bomer after a raid on Luton/Dunstable jetisoned his bombs demolishing a cottage that previously stood there. I have no idea of the truth of the story but believe that the person who told me this was not known to make up stories, also of course at the time it would have been easy to check with others who lived there through the war years. Hope this helps your historian.

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    1. Iris Saunders (nee Cook)

      I seem to remember that the Ludgates lived in the bungalow and then a Mr & Mrs Melton lived next to them towards Tebworth. At the back of Mr Melton I think there were some ruins. I never actually saw them but was told about them. Wonder if this has any significance???

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  2. Norman Costin

    Hi David,

    I believe There were a line of cottages end on to the Tebworth road which were hit.

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  3. David Molyneaux

    Hi, Norman

    Where were these cottages exactly? if you know? I don’t remember any signs of them from when we where young, and we walked that road a lot of times.
    On a personal note nice to hear from you after all thes years.

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