The north end of Shadrach was masked
by Shadrach Farm,
which we see on the left, with a scattering of children
(including a little waif at the cottage door!) C. 1900
These cottages face Shadrach Farm.
The 'Clump' of elms is
very obvious here. C. 1913. Lily Mitchell with Fred Elton and
Archie Mitchell aged eight.
A local family with baby, being taken
for a walk in the
(coach-built) perambulator by proud 'mum'.
The line of North Hill provides a backcloth. C. 1900
A brief pause from the work of the
day. C. 1910
Front gates and doors firmly shut as
cattle pass by on their way to the milking parlour.
Villagers working in Shadrach
This gathering outside Shadrach House
appears to be of
considerable significance, warranting the raising of the Union Jack,
a horse & carriage with several in fancy dress, men in top hats
another in a cape at the door.
The Frank Bishop Riding School with
Mary Tucker and
Brinda Cairn C. 1935. Unfortunately, Frank Bishop
died in a tractor accident in the mid '30's
A pretty cottage
An early view up Shadrach
An early view of Shadrach
View up Shadrach from the 'Clump'
Time off - Bill Patrick and Polly,
providing transport to
Bridport for the weekly shop. C. 1925