Sutton School through the Ages

Sutton School through the Ages

Sutton School 1907 This photo was taken around 1907 in the old school yard. The headmaster standing at the back on the right is Mr Fell. The girl in the centre and in front of the tallest boy is Ada Needham. She was my grandmother. Moving to the right is her sister,...
The Hangs High, Sutton St James

The Hangs High, Sutton St James

The Gate Hangs High Sutton St James. The Lady is called Hunt landlady of the gate High pub. Click on image to enlarge Comment from Sam I was speaking to my Grandad today. He knew it as the pub on New Fen Dike (I think, could have been on Old Fen Dike) as they lived in...
Sutton St James Mill  1972

Sutton St James Mill 1972

I believe this was known as Ives Cross Mill. Dated “W.E.R.1828” this small mill worked by wind until about 1923 and then continued by engine with the cap removed and a simple flat roof on the curb. In this form it probably worked until the 1950’s or even...
Sutton St James Postcard

Sutton St James Postcard

A real photo postcard titled ” Sutton St James “.  Dated 1909 Click on image to...