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Take a stroll through Southwold 100 years ago

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You can pick a street from the drop-down list below or click on its name on the map. So far, 34 streets have been tackled (those marked with *). The others just have 'place-holder' pages. Please have patience; we're working on the rest!

Construction of This website is still in progress. We have released it in this interim form to give all those with an interest in the local history of Southwold the opportunity to comment and contribute.
Email: barry@southwoldandson.co.uk

LAST UPDATED:
18 February 2015

We are very sad to report that Ronnie Waters whose researches formed the nucleus of,
and inspiration for this site, died on 2nd February 2015 aged 91.

LATEST ADDITIONS:

Summer holidays at the Dutch Barn between the wars

New feature on Rope Making in Southwold

Substantial updates to The Manor House, 65 High Street

Black Mill and White Mill on Southwold Common are both now online.

Local photographer, Stephen Wolfenden, has generously given Southwold & Son access to the entire portfolio of photographs from his trio of Southwold books - 'To the Town', 'The Town Revisited' and 'It's that Town Again'. We are adding these to the site a few at a time.

1957 - 1958 Ordnance Survey map provided by www.old-maps.co.uk

   
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