Where Do You Think You Are?

Exhibition now at Merton Local Studies Centre, 2nd floor, Morden Library

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2 Share your Memories

If you would like to share your own memories of the area in bygone days, please leave a message in the box below:

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WEA Sanderstead and Selsdon Branch Autumn Programme

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Bulletin 203

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Bill Rudd Collection: Merton photos

Although Bill’s main local interest was in his home parish of Morden, he was not averse from straying across parish boundaries when his attention was caught by an interesting building or group of buildings, or a railway line or station.

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JUSTICE TO MEN AND COUNTRY: The Mitcham Military Tribunal, 1916–1918

In this study Keith Penny provides information on the ever-changing regulations regarding conscription, and the way these were administered in Mitcham, as reported in the local newspapers of the time.

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Wandle Fortnight 2017

There are a number of events in our locality this year.

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Mitcham

MITCHAM

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Photographic Record


Our newest project is to build up a photographic record of our area, especially of buildings under threat of demolition or major development, and also of subjects not currently covered.

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Abbey Roads: Bill Rudd’s Photos

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The Bill Rudd Collection

The late William J Rudd spent 50 years exploring the history of Morden, and captured on film the changing face of the area over those decades. The Society is delighted to be able to hold this important collection, though it is still facing up to the challenge of sorting, scanning and cataloguing it (offers of help welcome!).

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Willow Lane and Beddington Corner: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the area around Willow Lane and Beddington Corner.

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Upper Mitcham and Western Road: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the Upper Mitcham and Western Road area.

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The Upper or Fair Green, Mitcham: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the area around The Upper or Fair Green, Mitcham.

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Ravensbury: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the Ravensbury area of Mitcham.

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Pollards Hill, Commonside East and Lonesome: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the Pollards Hill, Commonside East and Lonesome area.

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Phipps Bridge: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the Phipps Bridge area, Mitcham.

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North Mitcham: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the North Mitcham area.

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Mitcham Common: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of Mitcham Common.

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Mitcham Bridge, The Watermeads and the Wandle Mills: E N Montague’s slides

The photographs on this page have been scanned from Eric Montague’s slides of the area around Mitcham Bridge, The Watermeads and the Wandle mills.

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