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CATERHAM - 24th November 1904 - The directors of the Caterham Gas Co decided, at a Board Meeting, that 'all the leading hands and fitters were to be allowed to visit the Gas Exhibition at Earls Court. Their fare and tickets of admission were to be paid for them, and each man was to receive 2s to pay for his tea and supper'.
The pic shows Caterham's gas showroom.
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CATERHAM - 23rd November 1978 - A full meeting of Tandridge District Council approved by 21 votes to 13 that No. 1 Stafford Road should be used for an East Surrey Museum, subject to satisfactory plans and reports.
The pic shows Lesley Ketteringham, the Museum's first curator.
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WHYTELEAFE - 22nd November 1903 - the greatest Bourne flow for many years began on this day, below the Rose & Crown. By 22nd December it had become a visible stream running through Purley and it did not cease until 3rd June 1904.
The pic shows flooded gardens in Whyteleafe during the 1904 flood.
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MERSTHAM - 20th November 1817 - 'Mr William got up before 6 am and went off to Town with Mr Paul. Mr Jolliffe and Mr Inglis hunted and killed three foxes.' (Diary of Mrs Wm Jolliffe)
The pic is a work painted at about that time of the Merstham hunt - Brighton Rd is to the left.
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HORNE - 19th November 1616 - 'I sent a warrant to Blechingley and Hoorne to serch for goods stollen from Richard Betts, and they brought - Toller with a goose which he said he stole from Rose Harling, and I charged the Constable to laye him by the heeles all night and to bring him again next morning. He brake the stocks and ran away.' (Bostock Fuller JP)
The pic is a fairly recent one of the lych gate at the church of St Mary the Virgin, Horne - a village south of Outwood.
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