Archives for Memories

71st Middlesex HG HAA Battery

Ken Finding was prompted to write to the Acton History Group after reading about Gunnersbury Park in The Acton Historian 52. His memories of the Park appeared in issue 53 in May 2012. “I recollect the time I discovered the
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At Gunnersbury’s Stables by Betty Winnett

from Voices of Ealing & Hounslow edited by Sue McAlpine, Tempus, 2000 In 1935 Dad was offered a job in Gunnersbury Park as a horse-keeper. There were several cylinder mowers, which the horses pulled, cutting all the fields. He was
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From Just Beyond London by Gordon S Maxwell

From Just Beyond London by Gordon S Maxwell, Methuen, 1927 Gordon Maxwell’s chapter, entitled A London Wonderland, described a day spent in Gunnersbury Park, shortly before it opened as a public park. These are short extracts. As I stood upon
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