Colchester Memories by Patrick Denney

By Patrick Denney

Colchester thoughts is an evocative number of recollections recording lifestyles in Colchester in the course of the early to mid-twentieth century. The stories were transcribed from recorded interviews and seem right here within the individuals personal phrases. numerous facets of lifestyles are featured, from youth thoughts and schooldays to relations lifestyles, paintings, shipping, wartime and rest. many of the earliest stories describe town within the overdue Victorian interval and the Edwardian age that undefined. reminiscences contain traveling in horse-drawn carriages and trams, and residing in an age earlier than the discovery of tv and different trappings of recent lifestyles. The ebook will surely attract those that recognize Colchester and should provide a nostalgic look again to how lifestyles used to be lived long ago. it's going to end up to be an exciting and worthy resource of data for years to come.

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