Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for The Book of Addiscombe

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

The Book of Addiscombe

By Canning and Clyde Road Residents Association and Friends

Halsgrove Press,Tiverton (2000), ISBN 1 84114 094 5

Index provided by Rod Crowte
<rocrow[at]pop1.psilink.co[dot]je>

Name Place Context Date Page
Alice Addiscombe Box Signalwoman 1994 98
Allen, A. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Allen, S.H.   Mile of Pennies 1935 66
Allen, S.H.   Building Fund 1936 67
Ansted, David Thomas Addiscombe College Lecturer on Geology 1845 25
Archer, Fred Woodside Racecourse Jockey 1870's 121
Arnold, G.H. Addiscombe Shop 1902 81
Ashburton Addiscombe Farm Home   17
Ashburton, Lady Ashburton School Estate Owner   121
Ashburton, Lord Ashburton Road Owner   39
Ashworth, Margery Edward Road Curb Painting 1939 138
Bacon, Josia Lafayette Lower Addiscombe Rd. Manufacturer 1871 39
Bacon, Josia Lafayette Bernhard House Manufacturer 1875 40
Bacon, Lord   Parliamentary Inquiry 1845 89
Bailey, George Henry     1912 71
Bailey, George Henry   Gravel Merchant   77
Baldwin, Latham   Engineer 1863 131
Bance, Henry Queen Beer House owner 1843 55
Barnes, P. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Beaumont, Sydney Oval Road School Head Teacher, Killed 1918 117
Beeton, Mrs.   Author 1861 133
Beeton, Samuel   Mrs. Beeton's Husband   133
Bell, George Alexander Elgin Road Master Builder 1871 42
Bellamy, Edward Cherry Orchard Road Beer-Shop 1851 54
Bennett, F.J. Addiscombe Station Grocers   127
Bentham, Reverend Thomas Gordon Hall Curate-in-Charge 1912 61
Bentham, Reverend Thomas   Foundation Stone 1933 66
Bentham, Reverend Thomas   Death 1937 67
Berrington, John Leslie Park Road Owner 1853 71
Bishops Warren Road Tobacconist   125
Blake, James Alma Public House Licensee 1889 54
Booth, Thomas A. Addiscombe Station Chemist   126
Bottomly, Mr. Oval Road School Teacher, Killed 1914-18 117
Bowe Brothers Hastings Road Motor Engineers   126
Bower, W. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Boxhall, Alma Woodside Photograph   128
Brazier, Brian Boys Club Trained in Gym   123
Brennan, Constance   World War 2 memories   135
Brickwood, John Leslie Park Road Owner 1840's 71
Brown   Photograph   124
Brown, R. Addiscombe Station Greengrocer   126
Bruno, Frank Boys Club Trained in Gym   123
Buckley, Doreen   World War 2 memories   135
Bucknall, Samuel Shirley Road Beer House 1851 55
Budden, Reverend   Church Bazaar 1933 67
Budden, Reverend Charles St. Mildred's   1931 62
Bullock Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Burns, William   Steam Turning works 1903 71
Burrows, M. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Bury, Frank & Gwen Lower Addiscombe Rd. Newsagents   126
Carpenter, Dr.Alfred Croydon Board of Health member   33
Carpenter, Michael   World War 2 memories   135
Chuter Ede, Mr.J. Boys Club Opening 1947 123
Clark, William Lower Addiscombe Rd. Butcher   126
Clark, Byron   Barber   29
Clark, Charles Adgcomb Inherited   20
Clouston, A.E. Croydon Airport Arrival 1938 114
Collins, Thomas Clyde Terrace Master Builder 1869 37
Collis Clark Addiscombe Shop Owner 1898 82
Colliver, George Warwick Villas Owner 1869 37
Cook, Lt. Addiscombe College Ass. Prof. of Fortification 1839 25
Coombes, William Builders Arms Proprietor 1864 54
Cooper, Doris Boys Club Concert Party   123
Corner, Bob   Photograph c.1910 115
Cotton, John Queen Beer House 1843 55
Creed, Frederick George Outram Road Inventor   129
Creek, Mr.S.A. Oval Road School Teacher, Killed 1914-18 117
Crippen, Dr.   Friend of Ethel Neave   133
Critchley, Ernie & Mabel Lower Addiscombe Rd. Greengrocer   126
Critchley, John   Photograph   124
Crook, Mr. A.E. Gordon Hall C.of E. Mens Society 1912 61
Crump, Sgt. Boys Club Football Trainer 1955 123
Cubitt Croydon Railway Engineer 1845 89
Cusden, Harry Addiscombe Shop Owner 1911 82
Dallman, Eliza Ann Alma Public House Licensee 1874 54
Dalton, Mrs.Francis Warren Road General Store   125
Daniell, Prof. John Frederick Addiscombe College Lecturer in Chemistry 1830's 25
Dare family Lower Addiscombe Rd. Lived over Post Office   126
Davies, James Cherry Orchard Road Beer Retailer 1855 54
Davis, Jim & Pam   World War 2 memories   135
Delderfield, R.F. Ashburton Avenue Author 1918-23 133
Deller, David Boys Club Photograph 1951 123
Deller, David Boys Club Club Chairman 1952 123
Delme-Radcliffe, Henry Emelius   Sale 1808 20
Delme-Radcliffe, Henry Emelius       23
Denton, John Clyde Terrace Owner 1869 37
Dexter Cricket Club Player   122
Dexter, E. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Dore, D.H. Addiscombe Shop Assistant 1920 81
Dorling, Henry Stroud Green House Owner 1869 120
Dorling, Henry Stroud Green House Racing Jockey 1870's 121
Dorling, Henry Woodside Racecourse     133
Dove, L.J. Lower Addiscombe Rd. Garage   127
Draper, Susannah   Wife   19
Draper, William   Nephew   19
Dring, C. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Drummond, William Croydon Chairman, Board of Health 1861 33
Easton & Sons Lower Addiscombe Rd. Upholsterer   126
Ellis & Sons Addiscombe Station Furnisher   127
Evans Boys Club Photograph 1951 123
Evelyn, Sir John   Father of above   19
Fairfield, Mr. Warwick Villas Owner 1869 37
Finch, Albert   Sport   127
Fitzgibbon, Biddy   Wife   29
Fitzgibbon, Paddy       29
Fletcher, A. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Flowers, William Cricketers Public House Licensee 1874 55
Flux, Lee Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Francis, S.C.   Greengrocer 1902 71
Fraser, "Beardie"   Tramp   29
Funnell, Henry   Painter, Decorator 1853 71
Game, Air Vice-Marshall Boys Club   1947 123
Geary Cricket Club Player 1932 122
George, Mr.J.P. Oval Road School Head Teacher 1922 119
Gibbs, Sid   Stables 1974 72
Girling, Reverend John   Church Bazaar 1942 67
Glover, Reverend Henry St. Mary Magdelene Vicar 1912 61
Goddard, A. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Goodall, Liz   World War 2 memories   135
Gowenlock, D. Alma Public house Licensee 1888 54
Granger, Miss B. Prep. School Teacher 1878 115
Gratwick & Sons Hastings Road Decorators & Undertakers   126
Green, Norman The Exchange Domestic Stores 1937 76
Greenhough, T. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Gregory, Charles H. Croydon Railway Engineer 1845 89
Grimbleby, H. Addiscombe Shop Owner 1876 82
Grimes, Val   World War 2 memories   135
Hadfield, R. Harris & Bailey Photograph 1970 79
Halswell, Bill Lower Addiscombe Rd. Motor Cycle Shop   126
Hamer, Mr.   Garden Party 1942 67
Hammond, Arthur Harris & Bailey Photograph 1970 78
Hammond, Arthur Harris & Bailey Photograph 1970 79
Handley, Edward Freemead Brickworks 1880 51
Handley, Edward Woodside   1940's 51
Harding, Harry Boys Club Judo   123
Hare, Cecil Greenwood St. Mildred's Architect 1931 63
Hare, Cecil Greenwood   Death 1932 65
Hare, Mr.   Architect 1928 61
Harris, Mrs. Harris & Bailey Photograph 1965 78
Harris, F. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Harris, Frank Alfred   Newspaper seller   77
Harris, Frank Alfred   Death 1935 77
Harris, Kenneth   Son 1935 77
Harris, Kenneth Harris & Bailey Photograph 1965 78
Harris, Poulett Bernhard House Occupant c.1915 41
Harrison, George Adgcomb Builder 1828 23
Hart, Mark   Sport   127
Hayes Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Heron, Alice   Wife   19
Heron, Capt. Poynings Adgcomb Inherited   19
Heron, J.S.     1912 71
Heron, John Addiscombe Land-owner 1497 53
Heron, Mary   Wife   19
Heron, Nicholas   Brother   19
Heron, Thomas Adgcomb First Dwelling c.1500 19
Heron, Thomas Croydon Parish Church Burial 1516 19
Heron, William Adgcomb Inherited 1516 19
Hinton Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Hobson, Fred Woodside Racecourse Winner 1866 121
Hollamby, Mrs.   Shop Owner c.1947 73
Holt, Norman   World War 2 memories   135
Horlick Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Horrocks, John Oval Road Joinery Works 1908 5
Houghton, R. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Howard, John Cherry Orchard Road Beer-House 1855 54
Howse, Mrs Woodside School Head of Girls School 1889 117
Hudd, Roy Boys Club 1st. Stage Experience   123
Hudd, Roy Boys Club Member   127
Hurn, Rosa (née Gray) Edward Road Curb Painting 1939 138
Jayne, Miss Oval Road School Head of Infants 1949 119
Jeal, Albert Boys Club Photograph 1951 123
Jeal, Albert Boys Club Trainer   127
Jeffs, Jimmy Croydon Airport Air Traffic 1928 109
Jenkinson, Charles Adgcomb Leased 1700's 20
Jim Prawnbrokers Shop Owner 2000 84
John Rose   Farm Labourer   28
Johnson, Amy Croydon Airport Arrival 1930 111
Johnson, Amy   Photograph 1930 112
Jones, John W. Davidson High School Attendance Officer   133
Joyce, Miss J. Ashburton School Head of Girls School 1950 121
Kelvin, Lord       129
Kennard, William Athol Villas Draper   38
Knight, "Mother Crust"   Seller   29
Lambert, Charlie Builder's Arms Publican c.1947 73
Lang, Most Rev. Cosmo Gordon   Archbishop of Canterbury   63
LaPlante, Linda   Church Bazaar 1933 67
Lawrence, D.H. Davidson High School Teacher 1908-12 133
Layton, Alderman A.T. Woodside   1883 103
Lee, Reverend Cyril J. St.Mildred's Curate 1932 65
Leppard, Harry Addiscombe Shop Owner 1912 82
Leppard, Harry Lower Addiscombe Rd. Wine and Spirit Merchants   126
Lindbergh, Charles Croydon Airport Arrival 1927 109
Lillico, Wm & Son Croydon Advertisement   16
Little, Peter J. Croydon Airport Airport Society 2000 109
Lloyd, Prof. Cyril W.   Prof.of Composition   132
Lock Cricket Club Player   122
Lock, G. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Lucas, Frankie Boys Club Trained in Gym   123
Lutte, Mr. N.J. Educational Institute Lecturer 1882 115
MacLeod, Mr. A.W. Davidson High School     133
Male, Alan   Photograph   124
Male, Mrs. Margaret   Local Artist   127
Male, Wally Boys Club Referee 1955 123
Maloney, Pat Boys Club Assistant Warden   123
Manning, Mr. G. Ashburton School Head of mixed School 1970 121
Mayhew, Edward Woodside Leased brickworks   51
Mayhew, Thomas Woodside Yeoman farmer 1810 51
Mayson, Isabella (Mrs.Beeton)   Dorling's stepdaughter   121
McDonald, Eleanor   World War 2 memories   135
Mckenzie Bros. Boys Club Trained in Gym   123
McKenzie, Clinton & Duke Boys Club Members   127
Meager, Richard   Victualler 1811 55
Meager, William   Victualler 1811 55
Milsted, Jack Freemead Brickworks manager 1940's 51
Moir, Geoffrey Portland Road Flight Lieutenant 1941 132
Moores Addiscombe Station Grocers   127
Morse, Reverend St. Mary Magdelene Clergyman 1868 58
Moss, A. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Mother Rose Addiscombe College     28
Mountbatten, Lord Boys Club Visitor 1950's 123
Munt, Eddy   World War 2 memories   135
Neave, Ethel 10 Parkview Road Friend of Dr.Crippen   133
Nelson, Ethel Parkview Road Alias of Ethel Neave 1945-61 133
Nicholls Boys Club Photograph 1951 123
Nicholson, Reverend T. Wesleyan Church Minister 1870 69
Nicolls, Mr. F.   Photograph, Shoe Repairer   159
Nihill, Margaret Rose Addiscombe Paul's mother   125
Nihill, P. Boys Club Photograph 1951 123
Nihill, Paul Oval Road School Pupil 1949 119
Nihill, Paul Addiscombe Photograph   125
Nihill, Paul Davidson High School Pupil   133
Oliel, Ben St. Matthews' Church Curate 1866 57
Oliel, Ben       59
Oliver, A. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Oliver, D. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Orme, Alec The Exchange Domestic Stores 1951 76
Padgett, D. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Palace, Mr South Lodge, Addiscombe   1863 35
Pallas, Ann North Lodge Wife 1863 35
Pallas, James North Lodge   1863 35
Panchasara, Bipin The Exchange Domestic Stores 1995 76
Parker, Mr. J.H. Northampton Road Gift 1934 66
Parkins, A. Warren Road Tailor   125
Parnell, Robert Cornwall Road     57
Parson, J.J. Croydon Horse Show Prize Cow 1908 18
Payne, David & Valerie     1967 71
Pearcy, T. Lower Addiscombe Rd. Confectioner & Tobacconist   126
Peerless, Arthur Addiscombe Shop Owner 1903 82
Peet, Margerie Harris & Bailey Photograph 1965 78
Peet, Norman Harris & Bailey Photograph 1965 78
Peet, Norman       79
Peet, William Brown, Peet & Tilly Accountants   77
Peet, William Norman       77
Perkins Warren Road Grocers   125
Phillips, Mr.   Photograph, Shoe Repairer   159
Phillips, William J. The Exchange Domestic Stores   76
Pierce, H. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Pierce, H.E. Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Pierce, S. Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Pitt, William the Younger   Friend   20
Ponsford, James F.W. Shackleford   1902 71
Price, Mr. G. Sturt's Yard Board Member   131
Pudney, Ron   Sport   127
Pullen, L. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Ray, George T. Lower Addiscombe Rd. Optician   126
Regan, Marishka       132
Remington, Eric Lower Addiscombe Rd. Confectioner & Tobacconist   126
Rennie, John Croydon Engineer 1790's 87
Revell, Jim Harris & Bailey Coal, Horse & Cart 1960's 79
Richardson, P. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Rickets, Victor Croydon Airport Arrival 1938 114
Robinson Boys Club Photograph 1951 123
Roe, S. Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Rose, Stephen Cross Road Licensee 1832 54
Rourke, Mr. Boys Club Warden   123
Rowe, Mr. Lower Addiscombe Rd. Hardware Store   126
Rudge, Jo   Shop Owner   29
Russell, Paul Davidson High School Pupil "Gary Glitter"   133
Schetky, John Christian Addiscombe College Drawing Master 1837 25
Scott, Mrs. Woodside School Head of Infants 1891 117
Sealey, Mr. The Exchange Domestic Stores   76
Shuttleworth, George   Merchant Seaman   132
Sirett, Hilda Lower Addiscombe Rd.     126
Slater, Ellen   Inheritance 1912 71
Slater, William Leslie Park Road Steam Turning Works 1883 71
Slater, William   Died 1912 71
Smith, M. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Smith, Mr. Addiscombe Station Café   127
Smith, Stanley Parkview Road Married Ethel Neave   133
Smith, Walter Addiscombe Bank Manager   65
Smyth, Major Carmichael Ashburton College   1820's 133
Sonds Adgcomb Leased   19
Spurgeon, John Haddon Baptist Church Preacher   87
Stelling, Geoff   World War 2 memories   135
Stelling, Geoff Woodside Photograph 1940 138
Stelling, June Woodside Photograph 1940 138
Stevenson, Joseph Addiscombe Fencing Master 1853 71
Stone, Mr. C.J. Ashburton School Head Teacher 1950 121
Streeters, Henry Leslie Park Rd. Haulage c.1947 73
Sturgeon, William Addiscombe College Lecturer in Science   25
Sturgeon, William East India College Lecturer 1824 131
Subba Row Cricket Club Player   122
Subba Row, R. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Sulman, John Ashburton Road Owner   39
Swetman, R. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Taberner, Ernest Woodside School ARP Controller c.1943 134
Taberner, Ernest   Town Clerk 1939 139
Talbot, Lord Chancellor Adgcomb Leased   20
Taylor, Rev. A.B. Cricket Club Originator c.1905 122
Taylor, Allon Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Temple, Dame Sarah   Wife   19
Temple, Sir Purbeck Adgcomb Bought   19
Thackery, William Makepeace   Author 1822-24 133
Thomas & Castle Addiscombe Station Bakers   127
Thomson, Dr. Morland Road Bombed 1941 143
Thorne, Mr. Addiscombe Addiscombe Villas Developer 1860's 91
Tonstall, (Tunstall) Sir John Adgcomb Bought 1624 19
Turner, George Leslie Park Road Shoe Repairer 1947 72
Turners Lower Addiscombe Rd. Transport   127
Turpin, Dick Heath Lodge Highwayman   126
Tyson, F. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Vibart Addiscombe College Cadet 1894 27
Walsh, Bill Lower Addiscombe Rd.     126
Ward, Jesse   Newspaper Owner 1876 34
Watson, Mr. Woodside School Head of Boys School 1890's 117
Webb, Bill Alma Public House Licensee   54
Webb, William H. Alma Public House Landlord   127
West, Dorothy   World War 2 memories   135
White, John Kirkby Addiscombe Metalworker 2000 84
White, Robert Alma Public House Licensee 1869 54
Whitlock, R.T.   Blind Maker   70
Whitlock, R.T.   Blind maker   71
Whittingham, Mr. 14 Moorgate St.London Auctioneer 1862 33
Whittingham, Mr.   Auctioneer 1862 34
Whittingham, Mr.   Auctioneer 1863 35
Whybrows Lower Addiscombe Rd. Newsagent   126
Williams, M. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Williams, Mr. H.G. M.P. Consecration 1932 60
Williams, Mrs. 'Bang-Ole'     126
Willis & Co. Addiscombe Station Radio Shop   126
Wilson, Thomas Oval Road Licensee 1869 53
Wimbles Lower Addiscombe Rd. Shoe Repairers   126
Winstanley, Mrs. Blackburn, Lancs. Widow 1871 42
Woodhouse Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Woodhouse, A. Alma Public house Licensee 1890 54
Woodhouse, A. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Woodhouse, M. Cricket Club Player 1960 122
Woodward, John 1, Lee Villas Master Builder   37
Wright, Daniel Bernhard House Occupier 1976 41
Yewlett Cricket Club Player 1932 122
Young, Celia   World War 2 memories   135

 

Brian Randell, 21 Apr 2000