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The way we were
|Billy Bage and his sister Edna near the army barracks which was across the road from their James Terrace home.|
Sisters on the sands
Alice Barker on the right with sister Minnie
after a swim early 1920s
Billy and Edna with younger brother and sister Alice and Dennis. about 1940
|Summer days after school were nearly always spent on the sands at Warrenby.
Here we have from the left Betty Barker,Ann Barker and ?
in front Maureen Shippey. and John Barker.
|Driver Charlie Thornhill , Eric Bage and Brian Barker pillion, about 1950|
|Big lad Bill Bradley with his stepbrother Stuart
Bill was brought up by his grandparents Annie & Pop Ward of 25 Tod Point road Warrenby
Bill married Patricia Sexton of 10 Widgeon street in July 1968
photo and information from Tricia Bradley.
Cecil Gibson a handsome little boy with his handsome dog on the sands
Cecil son of Joe and Ivy Gibson nee Burdett
sunny days 1940s
enjoying the sunshine
Freda Wild, Aileen Livingston,
the little girl in the front is Patricia Sexton
|A happy crowd of Warrenby residents on the beach.
right to left.
Betty Boswell,Dorothea Sexton,Francess Dargen,
Patricia Sexton,Tommy Sexton jnr.,and Andrew & Christopher Dargen.
Teal street back alley
|A photo taken about 1953 in Teal & Coney street back alley are Betty & Ann Barker, with young brothers David & John.
top of the pile
|Jessie Digory and Beatrice Johnson|
|Sheila Bage, sister Joan Bage, Richard Smith dont know who the babies are but if any one can tell us we would be grateful
kath beckett nee Smith
The photo was taken
at Paddy's Hole in 1947
Gertie Hall (nee Ward)
anyone any idea's who
the little blond guy is?
Other two are Gertie's son's
Vic jnr, and Ian Hall
Irene Close and Billy Troop
Nell Close,Trisha Close,
Marion Boswell,Robert Thornhill,
and Linda Close,
pictured at Coatham church
& Mary Kirby
sister & brother Irene & Joe Close getting around in Warrenby.
courtesy of Linda
and Graham Ward
contributed by his daughter Mary Ward
|The Bellerby family|
|Rex Warrior and John Thornhill
photo from Rex Warrior
| Jimmy Thompson, Tommy Gibbon, and Rex Warrior|
|Jacko, Rex Warrior, John Thornhill,, and Brian Bellerby.
Photo from Rex Warrior
Vic Hall jnr,
photo taken at
18 Teale Street,
Warrenby in 1962.
photo & information
from Wendy Hall
left to right back row
Nell Close,Linda Snowdon,
Linda Close& Robert Thornhill.
my grand mother
and my mother Rita.
photo & information
from Stuart Haines
|A lovely photo of Mrs Petch and below husband Stan in their home on Tod Point Road
|contributed by Bill Troup|
Walking the pipe
|At low tide a favourite pastime was Walking the pipe,looking at the marine life for example small crabs and starfish etc.
The Pipe was an old sewerage pipe encased in concrete
|My uncle Billy Holme's with his air rifle in his back yard at Coney Street aged 10!!!!
There would be an outcry today if we let 10 year olds play with weapons.It was his he bought it too!!
|George Ditchburn with Bertha and Eva|
the way we were
|The Close family courtesy of Linda|
|Teresa O'Conner & Nellie Swan Teal street alley|
|faces from the past|
|Henry Gibbon aged 18 months on Warrenby sands being looked after by Nancy Watts nee Bell|
|Henry Gibbon & Tony Lloyd on Warrenby sands|
|Pictured on the doorstep of their Warrenby home
Steve, Olwen & Tony Lloyd with Henry Gibbon behind
On the back doorstep of 18 Coney street
is Joyce Gibbon aged 8 years.
|Three smiling faces
Olwen Steve & Tony Lloyd
|A lovely Grandma Winnie Gibbon, pictured with her grandchildren on Warrenby sands.
Olwen, Stephen, & Tony Lloyd. with a little Warenby friend ?
|Olwen & Tony Lloyd on the beach|
|pictured in Plover street back ally 1935/36
Margaret Gibbon,with Sheila Graham sitting on the chair, and Joyce Gibbon standing at the right.
|Mrs Gibbon on the doorstep of her home at 18 Coney street|
|Standing David Lambert,
front left to right Ian Garret,Graham Reed,& Colin Osborne, pictured in Teal street.
| Picured in Teal street
Margaret Walker & Paul Lambert
|The Mc carthy family
of 17 Teal street
Kathleen. Veronica, and Peter
photo from Kath Minnery
Barbara Mc Nulty nee Mc Carthy pictured with her daughter