The History of Kingsdown Road

This is a detailed illustrated history of one of the oldest roads in the village, once known as ‘Cuckold’s Row’ It includes the history the former Red Lion pub (once the village mortuary), the Bowls Club, the Old School, the village blacksmiths and the wartime use of Curfew House by 5 Commando as their HQ and their Commanding Officer ‘Mad Jack’ Churchill. Click on the PDF below to see the article.

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Kingsdown Road St Margaret's

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