Issue 31, August 2013

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Index:

Front Cover: We Celebrate Twenty Years of MALSC!

News and Events, Odette Buchanan
Including Kent's Stonehenge (news from the Kent Archaeological Society and the scanned images of the 1910 dig which took place at Coldrum Longbarrow, Trottiscliffe.

FOMA Members
Congratulations Catharina! Catharina Clement completes her PhD.
News from the University of Kent. FOMA Vice President Professor Sir Robert Worcester
KBE DL completes term as Chancellor
The Three Sisters. Caroline Baker's pottery exhibition.
The Pubs of Old Brompton; a talk by the Brompton History Research Group, Rosie and
Michael Jennings

Mystery Photos
Looking for Chatham relations of : David George Henry Wood b. 1897 and Louise (née
Dawson) b. 1901 of Kennington, London.

The New Shorts Brothers Statue Unveiled, Barry Cox

Twenty Years of MALSC, Stephen Dixon, Archive Service Manager, Essex Record Office

A Clock Tower Special Feature
Memories of The Coronation, Steve Cross; Barry Cox; Doris Herlihy; Odette Buchanan
Cindy’s Little Gems, Cindy O’Halloran
An Alternative Coronation, Gillingham 1953

Delce Mill and the Glover Family, Pauline Weeds
Part Two: Into The Twentieth Century

Rainham Church of England Primary School, Jean Skilling
Part Two: Rainham School Log Books

My Little Dormouse, Barbara Marchant
Part One

The Battle Of Yantlet Creek, 1860, Brian Joyce

Rhubarb, Rhubarb!, Helen Worthy

Enlistment of Pauper Children for the Army, Dr. Catharina Clement
Part One

Archives Update, Alison Cable, Borough Archivist
Back to the Workhouse

The Victoria County History
The Launch of The Medway Towns: river, docks and urban life by Dr Sandra Dunster,
Amanda Thomas

Editor’s Footnotes, Amanda Thomas
Who Do You Think You Are?