William John and Beatrice Maud Auker

William John and Beatrice Maud Auker

These are photos of my Grandfather William John Auker and Grandmother Beatrice Maud Auker (nee Hicks) who lived in Drove End for many years. The first photo shows my Grandfather in his dress uniform. He volunteered for the 1st Norfolk Regiment in 1914 and I presume...
Crowland War Memorial

Crowland War Memorial

The Crowland War Memorial was unveiled on November 28th 1920 and was reported as follows: “The Crowland War Memorial erected in the Old Market Place, was unveiled on Sunday afternoon, in the presence of a large gathering of people. The Memorial is in the form of a,...
Shining While the Lamps were Out

Shining While the Lamps were Out

  Dr Katherine Storr was one of our first contributors to this website and now she has just written new book. The book celebrates the life of Grace Charlotte Vulliamy, CBE 1878 – 1957. Click here to read more by Katherine Storr...