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A nice estate to grow up in
Parents moved here in 1951 I was born in Rushlake Road and I lived there until I got married. My parents ...
A potted history
Please note that this text is an extract from a reference work written in 1990. As a result, some of ...
Beatty Avenue in the 1950s
‘Jack Frost’ inside the windows I moved to Beatty Avenue, Coldean on a snowy New Year’s Eve 1951 with my parents ...
Class of 1958 photograph
Remember every face When I look at this photo I remember every single face – but unfortunately I cannot remember all the ...
Coldean in the 1930s
House building in progress In the 1930s, Coldean was in fledgling form with its house building in progress. My father Jack ...
Coldean will always be home
Very fond memories I lived at 42 Park Road until I was 18 years old. My Mum lived at 39 Park ...
Coronation Day in Middleton Rise
Click on thumbnail to open large view in a new window Fancy dress parade These photographs show the Coronation Day party at ...
Do you remember the 1950s?
Once a country lane Coldean Lane was once just a country lane some distance away from Brighton. It served the dual ...
Growing up in the 1960/70s
I am Liesa Saunders nee Gohmann; I think some of you may remember my brother Karl and sister Maria. We ...
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