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Gillingham Museum Montage

Accredited Museum Arts Council England

Dorset Museums Association



Old Photos


If you think you can add any information to these photographs then please email davidlloyd@gillinghammuseum.co.uk




The Station Yard on market day in the early 1900s.The farmers and dealers parked their carts and carriages at the South Western Hotel.



Recognise this building?



The dedication of the War Memorial, 18 November 1920.  In 1983, the memorial was moved to the rear of the adjacent car park.


Here are a few photos which have recently come to light.  Can you add the names?



Oake Woods 1970

1) Marion Bokio 2) ? 3) Joe Dardini 4) Pat Osborne 5) Dennis Ralph

Photo courtesy J Dardini

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St Mary's Wolf Cubs - Vicarage Schoolroom 1957?

Asst.Cub Scout Master -Michael Simpson & Cub Master Dave Wathen

Top Row: Clive Ryalls, Keith Francis, Malcolm Jaggard, Simpson, ???, Peter Stainer, Bernard Gatehouse, Tony Cadman.

Middle: Keith Sturgess, ???, Andrew Johnson, John Wiles, Robert MacNally, Derek Burnett, Fraser King, Bruce Cook.

Front: Tony Yates, Roger Griffiths, ???, Tony Perry, Richard Phillips, Richard Read, Richard Hughes.

Photo courtesy Richard Phillips

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Gillingham Town Football Club - 1st Team 1961-1962

Winners of the Shaftesbury Open Cup

Photo courtesy Gillingham Town Football Club

L-R.

Back: Vic Riglar,  Fred Brown, Roger Read, Ken Abbott, Ken Warren, Pete Ivey, Pete Ridler?, Dougie Bird, Terry Lush, 'Dinger' Bell, Dick Lush, Derek Martin.

Front: Ray Crew, Brian Flower, ???, George Osborne, Peter Pike.


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Here is a recently found photograph of Gillingham Rovers FC 1956/57

Photo courtesy Gillingham Town Football Club

Gillingham Town FC Under 18s 1956/57

Winners of Dorset Youth Cup.   Shirts two-tone blue.  Photo taken outside the Vicarage

(L-R)

Top:Tony Tanswell, Pete Howell, Roger Read.

Middle: Tommy Whiffen, Brian Coombs, Terry Lush.

Front: Gerald Bird, Brian Flower, John Beresford, George Osborne, Mike Gray

Updated May 2011