Bramford School Roll of Honour

Surname First name/Initials Unit/Service ARCHER James 1st Essex Inf. BECKETT Chas Royal Garrison Art. BECKETT Wm Kings Royal Rifles BANHAM S R.G.A BENSTEAD H 2nd Suffolk Inf. BENSTEAD R 1st Suffolk Inf. BOWMAN J Royal Navy BREWINGTON J 3rd Suffolk Inf. CLOVER Chas...

Bramford School Teachers in the Great War

Walter and Maude Vesey In 1911 Maud Mildred Told was 19 years old and an elementary school teacher living with her parents and sister (Ruth Lillian) in Emsworth Villa, Rushmere Road, Ipswich. Maud and Ruth were born in Friern Barnet and daughters of an army pensioner....

The Legend of Blood Hill

For those not familiar with this location you will find it as you travel along the Somersham road to Little Blakenham. Until a few years ago it was a land fill site operated by Suffolk County Council having previously been a chalk quarry. The hill, into which the...

FATAL ACCIDENT AT BRAMFORD MILL

Ipswich Journal 14 October 1876 An inquest was held on Thursday afternoon in the Board Room at the East Suffolk Hospital, touching the death of James Scott, who died on Wednesday, from the effects of injuries sustained by the falling of a sack of corn upon him, at...