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Contents of the Memory Lane memory box

Memory Lane

Take a trip down memory lane with this chock-full box of times past.

Our boxes have an assortment of objects and memorabilia and make a wonderful conversation starter.

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Colchester Castle

This loan box contains:

  • Grey apron
  • Cotton place decorator
  • Ovaltine tablets tin
  • Posser
  • Grey crochet mat
  • White cotton placemat
  • Quaker Girl knitting needles
  • Neweys eyes and thread
  • Peri-lusta darning thread
  • Shirt collar
  • Shadwicks mending cotton
  • Bodkins
  • Pure knitting silk
  • Billy can
  • Darning mushroom
  • White wool
  • Anchor cotton
  • 2 picture hooks
  • 1 thimble
  • 2 dolly pegs
  • Old glasses
  • Woolcraft-Practical guide to knitting and crochet
  • British Red Cross for service brooch
  • Button hook
  • 2,4,5 year olds birthday cards
  • Herbert James Herman’s Home Guard certificate
  • War leaflets x7
  • The War Illustrated no 105
  • Home Guard Handbook and 5 clippings
  • Autumn knitwear 1938
  • Bestway 1920 pattern
  • Land girls at Old rectory book
  • Sirdar 4520 pattern
  • Knitting pattern for vest and pantie set
  • Girls cardigan 1207 pattern
  • Hoods and gloves 171 pattern
  • John Bull Colgate advert
  • John Bull front page of magazine
  • Simplicity pattern S.17
  • Ration book
  • Bestway skirt pattern C681
  • Blackmore 7184 shirt pattern
  • Crochet stitches book
  • War gases and sprays booklet
  • Laminated photos x2
  • Bag containing; ID card, Ronson lighter, filters, pare parts and instructions, blue little purse, 1st birthday card, lipstick case, 2 milk tokens
  • Helmet
  • Gas mask
  • Daily Telegraph – 7th Aug 1945
  • Classic Crooners CD
  • Bag of cotton
  • Carbolic soap
  • Evening News – 7th May 1945
  • Good Housekeeping Ways with Pastry
  • Cue cards x2
  • Pipe cleaner
  • Sirdar Booklet A men’s jumper
  • War posters x3
  • White night dress
  • Small, decorated table runner
  • White and green apron
  • Pillow cover
  • Grey apron
  • Cotton place decorator
  • Ovaltine tablets tin
  • Posser
  • Grey crochet mat
  • White cotton placemat
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  • Quaker Girl knitting needles
  • Neweys eyes and thread
  • Peri-lusta darning thread
  • Shirt collar
  • Shadwicks mending cotton
  • Bodkins
  • Pure knitting silk
  • Billy can
  • Darning mushroom
  • White wool
  • Anchor cotton
  • 2 picture hooks
  • 1 thimble
  • 2 dolly pegs
  • Old glasses
  • Woolcraft-Practical guide to knitting and crochet
  • British Red Cross for service brooch
  • Button hook
  • 2,4,5 year olds birthday cards
  • Herbert James Herman’s Home Guard certificate
  • War leaflets x7
  • The War Illustrated no 105
  • Home Guard Handbook and 5 clippings
  • Autumn knitwear 1938
  • Bestway 1920 pattern
  • Land girls at Old rectory book
  • Sirdar 4520 pattern
  • Knitting pattern for vest and pantie set
  • Girls cardigan 1207 pattern
  • Hoods and gloves 171 pattern
  • John Bull Colgate advert
  • John Bull front page of magazine
  • Simplicity pattern S.17
  • Ration book
  • Bestway skirt pattern C681
  • Blackmore 7184 shirt pattern
  • Crochet stitches book
  • War gases and sprays booklet
  • Laminated photos x2
  • Bag containing; ID card, Ronson lighter, filters, pare parts and instructions, blue little purse, 1st birthday card, lipstick case, 2 milk tokens
  • Helmet
  • Gas mask
  • Daily Telegraph – 7th Aug 1945
  • Classic Crooners CD
  • Bag of cotton
  • Carbolic soap
  • Evening News – 7th May 1945
  • Good Housekeeping Ways with Pastry
  • Cue cards x2
  • Pipe cleaner
  • Sirdar Booklet A men’s jumper
  • War posters x3
  • White night dress
  • Small, decorated table runner
  • White and green apron
  • Pillow cover

 

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