Buckhurst Hill History

Buckhurst Hill & its people in bygone days

1901 census extract of 5 Trinity Terrace showing James Foster with his wife and children


James Foster

Trinity Terrace

Denny Lalonde - This is me taken April 27th 1944. I was a Boy Scout in the 28th Epping Forest Troop and we met every thursday evening at seven pm In the Hall near the top of Russell Road. Our Scout Master was a Mr Griffin, we called him "Griff". He was a really nice man and good leader. He lived near the top of Palmerston Road.Not much else to tell except that in those days if was a bit scary heading home in the pitch dark from TOC- H at nine in the evening on a winter night. Especially during an Air Raid.

David RingwoodCub, 24th Epping Forest, St Stephen's Church c1941

 "A picture of my dad David Ringwood a cub in I think, the 24th Epping Group.  His brother in law was Nat Reason who was the scout leader for some years." Nick Ringwood



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