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    Downley School, Wycombe, Bucks

    Thank you so much, you have given me some great leads - I have now discovered that the school was not knocked down as I had been told, and is currently used as a community centre, so hopefully there may be someone there who can help :) Thanks for the links to the national archives bit too - I...
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    Downley School, Wycombe, Bucks

    Hello everyone, My husbands family are very much rooted in Wycombe/Stokenchurch and when his grandmother moved from her house (in Downley, where her mother and g.mother were also born) we unearthed a great hoard of treasure - old photos, diaries, certificates etc. Well, we have managed to name...
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    Address in Buckinghamshire Kellys Directory 1928

    Hello, Hope everyone is having a nice weekend. Iam just wondering whether anyone has the 1928 Kellys directory of Buckinghamshire on cd? I have an earlier one and can search on it for specific words so am hoping someone may have this edition and wouldn't mind looking for me please? Iam trying...
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    Advice please - medical records pre 1948, Buckinghamshire

    leefer - I just followed your link and read the report - fascinating stuff! This has given me hope that perhaps my g.g grandmothers notes may be lurking somewhere. I really want to find out why she was there and whether several family rumours are true or not so I will persevere... Thankyou for...
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    Longwick, Buckinghamshire 1920s

    I think Iam still blue but I will check - thank you.
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    Thank you, I thought perhaps I was just missing something obvious with my pregnancy brain!! :)

    Thank you, I thought perhaps I was just missing something obvious with my pregnancy brain!! :)
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    Longwick, Buckinghamshire 1920s

    Hi Steve, Thanks - that's great - I will pm you. Alice :)
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    Advice please - medical records pre 1948, Buckinghamshire

    Wow, what a helpful forum. :) Thank you everyone for your replies and advice - some great ideas which I will follow up. nainmaddie - oh nooo! I hope this is not the case :( however it does seem possible. I will try the suggestions and see how far I get... Thank you everyone :)
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    Longwick, Buckinghamshire 1920s

    Hello, I have two queries which Iam hoping someone may be able to assist me with. Firstly does anyone have any information - newspapers/archives etc regarding a fire in Longwick in 1920 please? Also does anyone have any notes which list who lived where in Longwick in 1927? I have an address...
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    Advice please - medical records pre 1948, Buckinghamshire

    Hello everyone, Ive just discovered this site and am hoping there maybe someone on here who can help me. I have an ancestor (my g.g grandmother) who Iam desperately trying to find more about. She was admitted to St John's Hospital in Stone, near Aylesbury Buckinghamshire, in 1920 and remained...
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