Issue 50, May 2018
Front Cover: Farewell Alison!
Inside Front Cover: Congratulations Wendy!
Chairman’s Letter, Elaine Gardner.
The Old Strood Library, Amanda Thomas.
Secretary’s Report, Odette Buchanan.
Untold Stories and Hidden Treasures: a FOMA talk by Simon Lace, Elaine Gardner.
Major James Thomas Byford McCudden, VC DSO* MC* MM CdeG (FR) RAF, Elaine Gardner.
Rochester High Street Through the Eyes of a Child in the Early 1950s, Julie Gay.
When is an Oast not an Oast, Hazel Thorn.
Travels of a Tin Trunk, Michael Baker;
Part 7: Sport and Sketching: India, 1890 – 93.
Charles Larkin 1775 – 1833, P.J. Salter;
Part 6: Final Part.
Huguenot Museum Update, Dinah Winch.
Archives Update, Alison Cable.
Archivist’s Report to FOMA AGM, 10 April 2018.
The Deborah Collins Workhouse Index, Amanda Thomas.
The Clock Tower at 50, Amanda Thomas.
Readers’ Letters: Ms. Gardner and Mr. Flood, thank you for the Helpful
Educational World War One Information; The Nore.
Inside Back and Back Covers:The Unveiling of the WWI Commemorative Paving Slab to Major James Thomas Byford McCudden, VC DSO* MC* MM CdeG (FR) RAF.