Skip to content
St Margaret's Village History
Thousands of historic images & stories from a Kent village
You are here:
Abstract of Title of Frederick George Hodgson to the Freehold known as Nelson Park Estate. 8 October 1880
Typewritten copy of the Abstract of Title of Frederick George Hodgson to the freehold known as Nelson Park Estate and various indentured people, from 8 October 1880
Abstract of Title to Nelson Park Estate. 9 October 1880
Transcribed abstract of title to Freehold known as Nelson Park Estate. Indenture dated 9 October 1880
Advertisement for building plots at Nelson Park for auction by Protheroe & Morris. 27 September 1900
173 building plots and 3 valuable shop plots for sale by auction by Protheroe & Morris, Auctioneers on the 27th September 1900. The auction to be held in a marquee on site.
Advertisement for building plots for sale at Nelson Park by auctioneers Protheroe & Morris. 30 August 1901
An advertising notice for auctioneers. Protheroe & Morris for building plots at Nelson Park. The auction to be held on site on 30 August 1901. One was also held the year before and the year afterwards.
Along Station Road looking towards Nelson Park
Copy of a postcard with a view from the village looking along Station Road towards Nelson Park
Along Station Road looking towards Nelson Park
A black and white postcard by an unknown publisher, but numbered 121673, of the view from Westcliffe looking towards what will become the Nelson Park Estate with the steeply rising Station Road leading towards the ...
Auctioneers Protheroe & Morris's brochure detailing remaining plots for sale at Nelson Park. 1 September 1902
A brochure produced for auctioneers Protheroe & Morris detailing remaining plots for sale at Nelson Park as at 1 September 1902
Extract from St Margaret at Cliffe's informal District Plan, Nelson Park Estate. 1973
An extract from St Margaret's at Cliffe Informal District Plan (1973)
Extracts from a Nelson Park Estate sale catalogue. 1900
A brochure with remarks and descriptions of plots for sale at Nelson Park Estate. There is also a glowing article about the whole area's prospects. dated 4th June 1900 Front page and plan missing.
From the church tower looking over the roofs towards Nelson Park. 1989
A panoramic photograph taken from the church tower with a view looking over the village centre rooftops towards Nelson Park now well developed. 11th March 1989
From the top of Station Road looking towards Nelson Park
A view from Dover Road looking back towards Nelson Park
From the top of Station Road looking towards the village
A postcard from the Frith Series No 50408 showing a view looking along Station Road towards the village. It is a Christmas postcard and the reverse states 'With all good wishes for Christmas & the ...
From the top of Station Road looking towards the village. dated 1903
A Frith Christmas postcard No 50408 and dated 1903/1904. It shows a view along Station Road towards the village. Notes on sender attached
From the top of Station Road towards Nelson Park
A postcard No 23 from the Madge Series looking along Station Road from the village towards the Nelson Park development
History of development of the Nelson Park Estate
A short history of proposals for the development of the Nelson Park Estate
Interim Document 1 - Nelson Park Estate Supplementary Planning Guidance. 7 October 1981
St Margaret's at Cliffe Informal District Plan Interim Document 7th October 1981 Nelson Park Estate - Supplementary Planning Guidance
Land Agent Surveyor's map of East Valley Farm
Copy of Land Agent Surveyor's map of East Valley Farm and adjacent land owners.
Nelson Park Estate plan (supplementary planning guidance). 17 November 1981
From DJ Sturt, Director of Planning, DDC Nelson Park Estate Supplementary Planning Guidance - Policy Plan 17 November 1981
Order of Service for Frank Casey 5th November 2013
The Order of Service for Frank Casey's funeral on the 5th November 2013. Frank was a USAF B17 bomber pilot during WW2 successfully carrying out 54 missions. When his plane was crippled, with all 4 ...
Plan of Nelson Park. 12 December 1979
A copy of a plan dated 12th December 1979 with various updated information thereon concerning new building, fenced off plots etc
Plans for Nelson Park Estate. 11 March 1981
Plans of Nelson Park Estate from DJ Sturt, Director of Planning DDC. 11th March 1981
Plots sold and others for sale by auction at Nelson Park. 1900
Two press cuttings, the first dated 27th August 1900 describes plots sold at Nelson Park, and the other details another auction to be held on 15th April 1901 by Protheroe & Morris on site.
Poster for clearance sale of unsold plots at Nelson Park Estate. 1 September 1902
A clearance sale notice for unsold plots at Nelson Park. The auction to be held by Protheroe & Morris on site on 1 September 1902
Station Road with Cliffe Place on right, Nelson Park in the distance. postmark 1957
A sepia postcard from Madges Series No 7642 with a view looking along Station Road towards Nelson Park. This card was sent to a Mr A Tester of 'Olympia' Nelson Park on the 7th September 1957.
This site has been generously sponsored by:
Kent County Council
St Margaret’s at Cliffe Parish Council
The Cook Family
Many individual donations from supporters of the Society