Saturday, 21 June 2014

Clarence Road, London

This is Henry and Kitty in the conservatory of what appears to be Clarence Road, however I can not work out whether it is Richmond or Chiswick, both have Clarence Roads and who knows what they looked like before the war.




Saturday, 17 May 2014

34th (The Queen's Own Royal West Kent) Anti-Aircraft Battalion, Pt 2

34th (The Queen's Own Royal West Kent) Anti-Aircraft Battalion

James Henry Mingay


34th (The Queen's Own Royal West Kent) Anti-Aircraft Battalion

Mabel Mingay

Friday, 2 May 2014

34th (The Queen's Own Royal West Kent) Anti-Aircraft Battalion





















34th (The Queen's Own Royal West Kent) Anti-Aircraft Battalion

Mabel Mingay (Centre) with two gals (see back of postcard)



Mabel Mingay with mallet

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Sunday, 30 March 2014

A Three Generation Tower


Top: John Vernon Mingay
Middle: James Henry Mingay
Bottom: Reginald John Mingay
Kew Gardens
Circa. 1920s / 1930s

When I saw this photo for the first time I gasped. My Grandmas casually turned to me and said "oh the one with them on each others shoulders?", as though it was just another day...

Saturday, 29 March 2014

Thursday, 20 March 2014

The Photo Album

I visited my Grandma recently and went through her photo album, I managed to copy some images, which I shall upload over the coming weeks...

Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Locket Photos


Catherine Lady Smith Mingay, James Henry Mingay & Reginald J. Mingay

Sunday, 26 January 2014

Longleat House


Mabel Mingay (nee Hencke) and Helen Mingay

25th January 1941


Geoffrey Vincent Mole and Pauline Eva Mingay get married!

A nice holiday snap


Chris Mole. Nigel, Helen and John Mingay. c. 1960

The Mingay Family


All of this information was supplied by Pauline, some of it may not be exact or slightly incorrect.

Pauline did say that little was known about Mary Stallard.

The Hencke Family


All of this information was supplied by Pauline, some of it may not be exact or slightly incorrect.

The Large Family





All of this information was supplied by Pauline, some of it may not be exact or slightly incorrect.