SOUTHAMPTON LOCAL HISTORY
 
Editor John Avery - member Southampton Heritage Federation -  City of Southampton Society [Honorary Life Member]- Friends of Town Quay Park - Devon Family History Society - Friends of Southampton Old Cemetery [co-founder] [Honorary Life Member] - National Federation of Cemetery Friends - Huguenot Society of Britain and Ireland- The Southampton Fryatt Plaque [co-founder]
 
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The Cenotaph at Southampton pre-dates the  Cenotaph in Whitehall, London. The ceremony on 9th November 2014 also commemorated the start of The Great War [WWI]
Grateful thanks to Ann MacGillivray for use of the images. Image by Ann MacGillivrayImage by Ann MacGillivrayThe cenotaph Southampton Image Ann MacGillivrayRemembrance Sunday participants Nov 9th 2014 Image Ann MacGillivrayImage by Ann MacGillivray
Lectern at RSH Hospital ChapelGuildhall courtesy Arthur JefferyCourt LeetQM2's first arrival Dec 2003Southampton Old Cemetery
Two mayors laying a wreathMayor's ParlourMural Hamtun Street SouthamptonThorners Regents Park Road
 
Ceremony to relay the foundation stone at the RSH Hospital in 2011Central Hall SouthamptonFriends of RSH Hospital ChapelSouthampton Art Gallery
 
 
 In the 1950's Southampton Council ran a fleet of Guy Arab buses, in fact it was the largest fleet of that marque in the UK
 A small number are lovingly cared for by amateur enthusiasts and are seen out and about from time to time.
 
The altar in St Julien's, the French Church in Southampton                       Site copyright 2016