A walk down Cottonmill Lane 1 – John Buckingham

John BuckinghamJohn, born 1943, recalls what Cottonmill Lane was like when he was a lad. This part of the story starts at the top of the lane coming from Old London Road. he recalls the old carpenter’s shop at the top, the allotments, the swimming baths and playing in the river with boats.

Interview date: 13 January 2011. Interviewer: Sandy Norman.

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