The Clock Tower Journal

The Clock Tower is the quarterly journal produced and published by the Friends of Medway Archives (FOMA).

Index: Issue 64, November 2021

Front Cover: Bringing the Past Alive!

Inside Front Cover: The Dock Road Tragedy.

Chairman’s Letter, Elaine Gardner.

Obituary, Barbara Marchant; Margaret Ratcliffe

Secretary’s Report, Chris de Coulon Berthoud.

The FOMA Website Gets a New Look!, Dr Alexander Thomas.

Medway Archives Centre News, Elspeth Millar.

Industry on the Medway: A photographic display at Medway Archives Centre, Helen Worthy, Ella Alalade, Chris Lilley.

Reflections on Local Studies: From Rochester upon Medway Studies Centre (RUMSC) to Medway Archives Centre (MAC) in 26 Years, Norma Crowe.

The Friends of Chatham Traction. Bringing the Past Alive!, Richard Bourne.

Nonconformity and the Medway Towns, Catharina Clement.

Notes from the Bursey Family Archive, Peter Bursey;
Part One: ‘See the world with the Royal Navy’ – William Bursey (1847-1904), Leading Stoker RN, did just that!

The Peculiars, Brian Joyce;
Part Two.

Hidden Dockyard Heroines, Hazel Thorn

What and Why?
The Dock Road Tragedy, Brian Joyce.

The 1d History Lesson, Michael Jennings

A Poem for Christmas
Smells of Yesteryear, Janet King

Readers’ Letters
The Rochester Pudding - Michael Jennings;
Sgt James Herbert Holmes 156 Sqdn RAF, Freerk Boekelo.

Inside Back Cover: The Dock Road Tragedy

Back Cover: Bringing the Past Alive!

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