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Thorncombe Village Trust

                                                                        Thorncombe W.I. 1967

With thanks to Peter Hood who discovered this photo amongst some family papers and sent it to us. His father was the vicar in Thorncombe during the 60’s and Peter lived here in his late teens.

Thanks also to Carolyn, Betty and Wilna and others for help in identifying people!

There is a key below the photo. If you can put names to unnamed faces please get in touch.

For easier referencing. a pdf of names can be downloaded here

                                                   Thorncombe W.I 1967

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4. "Spooky" Taylor

5. Mrs Cohen

6. Jane Harper -Synderford

7. Mrs Reid – Greenhill

8. Mrs Ray - Forde Abbey Farm

  9. Susan Quick

10.

11. Mary Peacock - Herridge Farm

12. Mrs Wilkinson

13. Mrs Madge Henson

14. Mrs Marcella Tubbs - Maudlin

15. Mrs Behmber - The Old Bakery, Fore Street

16. Miss Gwen Lanning - Post Mistress / Shop Keeper

17. Mrs Ciss Rosenberg

18. Mrs Symes

19. Margaret Retter

20. Mrs Maber Senior

21. Mrs Chubb

22. Mrs Powell

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24. Mrs Tubbs Senior - Maudlin

25. Winifred Scott - Stonelake (m.Levett)

26. Mrs Gold

27. Carolyn Bonfield - Stonelake Bungalow (m.Frampton)

28. Ethel Bonfield - Winsworth, Fore Street

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30. Miss Banks - Synderford

31. Maud French

32. Mrs Gwen Down - Wife of Edmond Down Village Baker

33. Mrs Simms-Williams - Vicar's wife

34. Betty Gardiner

35. Elsie Vickery

36. Mrs Glenister

37. ?? Betty??

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39. Mrs Roper - Forde Abbey

40. Rosemary Bonfield - (m. Brewer)

41. MrsFoxwell

42. Mrs Stucky

43. Mrs Lily Hazeldine

44. Dorothy Kenyon

45. Mrs Ethel Henson

46. Mrs Richardson

47. Marina Bonfield - (m. Atyeo)

48. Miss Lukey - School teacher

49. Mrs Smart

50. Mrs Gwen Down - Wheelhouse Lane

51. Mrs Phyllis Essex


            

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