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Sheerness newspapers 1911 TO 1918
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        1911.

JAN 7   HISTORY OF THE CHEMICAL WORKS,ESP. COPPER FACTORY.
JAN 14  SHEERNESS EAST INFANT SCHOOL OPENED.
                HISTORY-LIFE IN ENGLAND 1720 TO 1820.VERY GOOD, ORIGINAL.
JAN 28  QUEENBOROUGH CHURCH BELLS, 4 DATED 1667  TO BE 1/4 TUNED ,
          SEE ALSO MAY 13th,MAY 20th, JUNE 3rd, JUNE 24th.
                QUEENBOROUGH HISTORY BY CENTENARIAN,& WEBB'S CHARITY.
                SHEERNESS TRAM REPORT FOR LAST YEAR.
FEB 4   REPORT OF THE FIRST SPEECH DAY AT THE TECHNICAL SCHOOL.
FEB 11  CO-OP AND ECOM. TO AMALGAMATE.
                EASTCHURCH BELLS ,THE OLDEST WAS CAST IN 1607.
FEB 18  171 INMATES IN THE WORKHOUSE.
FEB 25  GENERAL GORDON IN KHARTOUM. SHORT LIFE HISTORY.
MAR 4   EASTCHURCH BELLS, 5, OLDEST IN SHEPPEY.
MAR 11  NAVAL ESTIMATES & SHEERNESS DOCKYARD.
MAR 25  CENSUS DETAILS.
                CONFIRMATION CLASS NAMED ,SHEERNESS EAST SUNDAY SCHOOL LISTED.
                SHEPPEY NEW SEAL,  SHIP AND WHITE HORSE.
APR 1   SHEPPEY SWALE BRIDGE .BUILT 1825 .SHARES FOR SALE.
                14 ENUMERATORS FOR SHEPPEY.
APR 8   NEW LONDON & PROV. BANK BRANCH FOR SHEERNESS
APR15   RICHARD WEBB - MEMORIAL SERVICE . 1 PARA ON HIS HISTORY
                b 1733 MINSTER d 1833 .6d.EACH PALM SUNDAY FOR FAIR FOR EACH
                WORKHOUSE CHILD.
APR 22  EXCELLENT HISTORY OF SHEERNESS  .
                TOWN HALL FOR SHEERNESS,6,000--20,000 .
APR 29  NEW CHURCH FOR HALFWAY.
MAY 6   GOLF TOURNAMENT .
MAY 13  SHEPPEY SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION PRIZE LIST.
                TOWN HALL.  HORSESHOE SHAPED PIER AT INVICTA ROAD.
MAY 20  KENTISH MEN OR MEN OF KENT?.
                QUEENBOROUGH BIRTHS, DEATHS, N0. OF HOUSES ETC. ETC.
MAY 27  PROPOSED SCHOOL AT WESTMINSTER.
JUN 10  WARDEN POINT HISTORY 2 PARAS. MEDWAY BARGE RACE & WINNERS ETC.
                SEE ALSO JUN 24th.
JUN 24  A MEDAL WITH SHEPPEY COAT OF ARMS, GIVEN TO EVERY CHILD RE
          KING'S CORONATION.,PHOTO.
                CENSUS RETURN FOR KENT 1901 COMPARED TO 1911  & OR -.
                QUEENBOROUGH CHURCH HAS MASONIC BELL DEDICATED BY THE BISHOP
          OF DOVER. STOREHOUSE.
JUL 8   NATIONAL BOYS  SCHOOL  DEPARTMENT TO CLOSE.
JUL 15  DOCKYARD EXAM. RESULTS.
                SITTINGBOURNE COUNTY SCHOOL FOR GIRLS ,PRIZE LIST.
JUL 22  CORONATION TEA PARTY AND GAMES.
AUG 19  GREAT NATIONAL STRIKE, SHOOT TO KILL.?
                DOCKYARD APPRENTICES ENTRY EXAM.
SEP 9   TECHICAL INSTITUTE RESULTS.
                TWIN ENGINED PLANE INVENTED AT SHORTS.
SEP 16  21st. ANNIVERSARY OF THE CUTTER RACE BETWEEN SHIPWRIGHTS AND
                ENGINEERS.

        1911.

SEP 16  EASTCHURCH BELL RINGING CONTEST.
SEP 30  OYSTER STEALING CASE.
OCT 7   THE  "SHAKERS".
                14TH. CENTURY SQUABBLE ,LEYSDOWN/MINSTER CHURCH.
OCT     14      BAND OF HOPE CERTIFICATE LIST.
OCT 28  JACK TAR -  THEN AND NOW .GOOD.
NOV 4   HISTORY OF EASTCHURCH CHURCH V.V.GOOD.& 11TH.
NOV 11  REV. JAMES SPRUNT ,HISTORY.
                KENTISH MAYORS FOR 1911.       
                DOCKYARD PRIZE DAY.
                THE LOG BOOK OF NELSON TO BE SOLD, PLUS REPORT OF THE DAY
          AFTER TRAFALGAR. 1/2 PARA.
NOV 18  QUEENBOROUGH CHURCH WAS BURNT OUT IN 1719.
NOV 25  BAD FIRE,2 SHOPS AND 3 HOUSES IN HIGH STREET, N0.23.
                SHURLAND HALL  V.V GOOD.  2 PARAS.
                HISTORY OF QUEENBOROUGH V.V.GOOD. 3 PARAS.
                HISTORY OF BONARS OF PERTH .
                HISTORY OF HOPSON'S TRUST. WINNERS OF AND PRIZE DAY OF.
DEC 2   DE SHURLAND HISTORY CONT.
                PRIZE DAY AT THE TECHNICAL SCHOOL.
DEC 16  NATIONAL SCHOOL PRIZE DAY.
DEC 23  PRIZE LIST OF SCHOOLS.
DEC 30  SUMMARY OF THE WHOLE YEAR.
                LONG LIST OF THE SUBSCRIBERS TO THE HOSPITAL.

        1912.

JAN 6   ALFRED TENNYSON DICKENS DIES IN NEW YORK.(SON OF CHARLES).
                REPORT ON THE COURT HALL WELL AT QUEENBOROUGH.
JAN 13  JAMES II. CAPTURE AND FLIGHT FROM SHEPPEY. 1 PARA.
JAN 20  GOOD LIST OF SENIOR DOCKYARDMEN.
JAN 20  SOME QUEENBOROUGH CASTLE STONE IS USED .BELLS ALSO MENTIONED.
JAN 27  THE UNDERWORLD OF SHEERNESS,17 UNDER NOURISHED CHILDREN.
                QUEENBOROUGH OLD WELL CLOSURE.
                CEMENT WORKS TO CLOSE .& FEB 3rd,SEE LARGE ADVERT. MAR 16th.
FEB 10  WESLEY'S 9 VISITS TO SHEPPEY ,ALL DATED.2 PARAS V.GOOD.
                SHORT PIECE ON THE HULKS.
MAR 9   EARLY HISTOY OF SHEPPEY 3 PARAS.& SIZE OF QUEENBOROUGH CASTLE.
                WALKING RACE.61 MINS.S/NESS,H/WAY,Q/BORO,B/TOWN, S/NESS.
MAR 16  NAVAL ESTIMATES.
                COUNCIL ADDRESS ,NOMINATIONS, ETC.
                CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OFFICERS ELECTED FOR THE YEAR.
MAR 23  V.G.DESCRIPTION OF HARE COURSING.
MAR 30  SMALL FIRE AT BORSTALL HALL ,BOARDING HOUSE MR./MRS.NICHOLLS.
APR 6   COUNCIL ELECTION RESULTS.
APR 13    QUEENBOROUGH LONG LONG AGO.VERY GOOD ORIGINAL.
APR 20  TITANIC DISASTER.
MAY 18  SHEPPEY LONG AGO, VERY GOOD, ORIGINAL.& CASTLE. & 25th.
JUN 1   HEALTH ETC . OF SHEPPEY .5 PARAS.
JUN 8   HISTORY OF THE TOWNS WATER SUPPLY.
                ALL THIS YEAR ,AS LAST, VERY GOOD ON FLYING.
JUL 13  HISTORICAL FILM MADE IN LEYSDOWN.COST 2,000.
                DOCKYARD EXAM. RESULTS.
JUL 27    V.G.ACCOUNT OF  MUTINY OF  NORE.1 PARA FROM THE TIMES OF 1797
                LIST OF OFFICIALS AND TRADESMEN IN QUEENBOROUGH IN 1866.
                DOCKYARD ENTRANCE EXAM.
AUG 17  1911 CENSUS FIGURES FOR SHEPPEY.

        1912.

AUG 31  OLD STYLE SINGLE WICKET CRICKET PLAYED, 2 PLAYERS ONLY.
                VERY SHORT SUMMARY OF REGATTAS SINCE JULY 1860. DATES OF GENERAL
          BOOTHS VISITS TO SHEERNESS AND CAPTAINS, 1880 ON
AUG 31  SHEPPEY TALES  1 PAGE.
                EASTCHURCH GARDEN SHOW PRIZE WINNERS.
SEP 14  THE SCREW  VERSUS PADDLE CONTEST.
SEP 21  THE ROOF PULLED DOWN ON OLD NO. 2 DOCK.BUILT 1832- SOME SHIPS
          WERE IN DOCK FOR 5 YEARS.
NOV 2   OLD WELL IN QUEENBOROUGH CHURCH YARD.
NOV 9   LONG LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS.
NOV 16  1812--1912,WESLEYS 100 YEARS OLD.
NOV 30  WELL AT DANLEY SITE ? TO BE BORED. ?.
DEC 7   180 YEARS ANNIVERSARY BETHEL. VERY SHORT BUT GOOD HISTORY.
DEC 14  NELSON, LODGER IN HIGH STREET, BLUETOWN.
                PRIZE LIST.

        1913.

            VERY INTERESTING NEWS ON FLIGHT ALL OF THE YEAR.

FEB 15  LONG LIST OF DOCKYARD OFFICERS FOR 1869.
FEB 22  CAPTAIN SCOTT IS LOST IN THE ARTIC REGIONS.
                WESLEYAN SUNDAY PRIZE LIST.
MAR 8   SHEERNESS WATER SUPPLY, 8 PARAS.
MAR 15  SHEERNESS IN 1826, VERY SHORT.
MAR 29  LIST OF BAPTIST CHILDREN.
                SCOCCLES FARM WELL, AND HOLM PLACE.
APR 5   SUBSCRIPTION LIST FOR THE EYE HOSPITAL.
APR 12  R.C. CHILDREN IN PLAY, GOOD LIST.
APR 26  ROADS NAMED, ST. GEORGES, BROADWAY.ETC.
MAY 3   PHOTO OF REV.S.D. SCANMELL.
MAY 10  THE PROV. G. M. OF DEVON WAS INITIATED IN ADAMS LODGE IN 1861.
MAY 24  QUEENBOUROUGH M.P'S IN 1819.
JUN 14  FAMILY AND LIFE HISTORY OF SIR THOMAS MOORE b 1480.
JUN 21  HEALTH OF SHEPPEY . 1 PAGE.
                WEBB'S CHARITY, A SILVER PEN IS GIVEN.
                WORTHS' TOMB. THE GUNNER, IS RESTORED.
                25 YEARS WORK AMONG THE POOR.
                DOCKYARD SCHOOL RESULTS.
JUN 28  NEW GOLF LINKS AT MINSTER OPENED.
JUL 5   TREASURE TROVE FOUND IN A SITE ON TRINITY CHURCH,& A TOKEN OF
          JOHN RICE OF THE MANOR OF MINSTER.
JUL 12  DOCKYARD ENTRANCE EXAM.
AUG 2   CURATE AS FROM NOW AT THE TRINITY CHURCH.
SEP 6   VERY GOOD  "SCHOOL DAYS OF LONG AGO". 2 PARAS.
                THE BUILDING OF THE KINGS FERRY BRIDGE IN 1860.
SEP 13  THE FIRST  "HOLE IN ONE" 17th HOLE, 160 YDS, ON SHEPPEY.
                STEAM BASIN OPENED 1823 SEPT 9th.,VERY SHORT PIECE.
SEP 20  DICKENS NAMES HE USED ARE IN CHALK GRAVEYARD, AND BUNHILL.
                1817 PENEDEN HEATH CAPITAL PUNISHMENT FOR ROBBERY, GOOD STORY.
OCT 4   SOUTHDOWN RESERVIOR MADE.
                HISTORY OF OLD WOODEN SHIPS AND THEIR NAMESAKES. VERY GOOD.
OCT 25  DOCKYARD PRIZE DAY AND THE LIST OF WINNERS.
NOV 1   HARTY CHEST DESCRIBED. 1/2 PARA.
NOV 8   HOPSON PRIZES MENTIONED AND THE REASON FOR & 22ND.
                LONG LIST, REGATTA.
DEC 6   THE FIRST FLYING DEATH AT EASTCHURCH, CPT. LUSHINGTON.
DEC 13  DESCRIPTION OF THE UNITED KNOTTS CLUB, WHEN STARTED,BENEFITS.

        1913.

DEC 13  THE HISTORY OF THE COURT LEET TREE, OVER 500 YEARS OLD. THE
                RECORDS ARE HELD BY COPLAND, THE LAST MEETING WAS IN 1856.
DEC 27  SUMMARY OF THE YEAR 1913.
                ATTENDANCE,PRIZE WINNERS AT SCHOOL.

        1914.

JAN 24  PRIZE DAY AT THE TECH. SCHOOL.VERY GOOD PHOTO.
MAR 21  NAVAL ESTIMATES.
APR 24  "STRAND" A NEW CINEMA IS OPENED AT MINSTER.
APR 18  RE SEARCHING DOCKYARD EMPLOYEES IN THE 17th CENTURY-A LETTER.
MAY 16  "LITTLE NELL." DIED, born OLD CURIOSITY SHOP IN LONDON.
JUN 6     ROSE STREET SCHOOL TO BE BUILT.
                HISTORY OF ST. PAULS BLUETOWN, COST ETC..
                SMUGGLERS YARNS VERY GOOD, 7 OR 8.
JUL 4   THE HISTORY OF QUEENBOROUGH FIRE BRIGADE.
                APPRENTICE EXAM.
JUL 18  DOCKYARD WAGE LIST FOR CHATHAM IN 1601.
JUL 25  TNT. WORKS AT HARTY REFUSED.
AUG 1   SUFFRAGETTES AT WARDEN.
AUG 6         WAR!.
AUG 29  SHEERNESS SMUGGLERS OF LONG AGO. SAMUEL WILCOTT ALIAS GUAGER
          SAM.
SEP 5   KENT COUNTY HERALD, 1809 EXTRACTS FROM, GOOD.
OCT 24  FIRE IN BLUETOWN 1827, -50 HOUSES DESTROYED.
NOV 21  DOCKYARD SCHOOL ,PRIZE DAY.
                CHARLES DICKEN'S SON HERE TO READ HIS FATHER'S WORK, FOR RED
          CROSS.
NOV 28  HMS.BULWARK BLOWN UP.
DEC 5   DANIEL GALLAGHER, FROM LONDON, REQUESTS A PASS TO GET TO WORK.
DEC 19  PRIZE LIST.

        1915.

JAN 2   GREAT STORM IN SHEPPEY, COMPARES WITH 1881 WHEN THE DOCKYARD
          CHURCH BURNT IN A GALE. GOOD LIST OF SHEPPEY HOUSEHOLDERS.
                1st. JAN. 1690 THE FIRST DOCKYARD CHURCH WAS OPENED.
                29th. JAN.1776.THE KINGS FERRY WAS FROZEN OVER.
          17th. JAN. 1883 "DARKY BROWN" MURDERED HIS WIFE IN VICTORY
          STREET, AND ATTEMPTED SUICIDE.
JAN 2   STORY OF 1914 .2 PARAS.
JAN 9   LONG LIST OF NAMES.
JAN 16  SHEERNESS "BOYS " AT WAR. 2 PARAS.& JAN 30th.
FEB 13  DEATH OF ALDERMAN HOWE.
                COURT LEET MENTIONED BY HIS FATHER.
MAR 20    MENTION OF THE WESLEYAN CHURCH IN HOPE STREET, MOVED IN 1839
          FROM BLUETOWN.
APR 3   OLD EVENTS.
                1814 BODY OF MURDERED MAN WASHED UP AT SCRAPSGATE.
                1857 ELIZA COPPINS MURDERED BY PRENTIS. APRIL 23rd.
                1861    MAILS LEFT SHEERNESS FOR FIRST TIME BY RAIL. APRIL 1st.
                1901 GEORGE LANCASTER MURDERED BY HIS WIFE IN NORTH STREET
                APRIL 10th.
                1909    BIG FIRE AT BLUETOWN APRIL 15th.
MAY 8   KENTISH POW'S . 1 PARAS.
MAY 27  PRINCESS IRENE BLOWS UP,

        1915.

JUN 19  STURGEON CAUGHT ,7FT.-6" LONG (ALSO 1726,1736,1728),.
                DOCKYARD ENTRANCE EXAM.
JUL 31  NEW SCHOOL FOR ROSE STREET.
                NAPOLEON ESCAPES FROM SHEERNESS.
AUG 28  OLD COINS UNEARTHED,ROMAN, SPANISH,HENRY 111,EDWARD 1,4,6,
                JAMES 2nd, .SEE ALSO SEPT 11th.
`               A SHEERNESS SOLDIER'S DIARY OF WAR. (PAGES AND PAGES).
SEP 4   QUEENBOROUGH SCHOOL AWARDS.
DEC 18  PRIZE LIST AT SHEPPEY SCHOOLS & DEC 25th.       
                SHEERNESS THEATRE MENTIONED-OPPOSITE THE GUARDIAN OFFICE IN
          BLUETOWN,BEFORE THE EXTENSION TO THE DOCKYARD.ALSO ONE AT THE
          CORNER OF VICTORY STREET WHERE MUNNS THE JEWELLERS NOW IS.

        1916.

        1916 IS A VERY GOOD YEAR FOR DETAILS OF PEOPLE. APPROX. 12 EACH WEEK,
        APPLYING FOR EXEMPTION FROM THE SEVICES.

JAN 1   1690 FIRST DOCKYARD CHURCH OPENED  JAN 1st.
                1776 FERRY FROZEN OVER. JAN 29th.
                1883 SHEERNESS FLOODED. JAN 18Tth
JAN 15  DOCKYARD SCHOOL RESULTS.
JAN 22  SITE OF THE ORIGINAL POOL AND SKATING RINK.DATE OF ESPLANADE.
                RUSSELL AND JACOB FAMILY.               
                OLD DOCKYARD SCHOOL HONOURS LIST.
FEB 5   A LOTTERY TICKET OF 1816 HELD BY COPLAND.
             TRUE HISTORY OF THE SHIP-ON-SHORE, GROTTO,AND CEMENT CASKS.
FEB 12  ALMA ROAD ETC. 50 YEARS AGO, DITCHES ETC. GOOD.
FEB 19  SITE OF THE ROMAN KILN ON THE CLIFFS.
MAR 4   13th. CENTURY SCOTCH COIN FOUND IN SHEPPEY.
MAR 25  THE RATE IS FIXED AT 1/10d IN THE POUND FOR THE NEXT 6 MONTHS.
APR 15  OLD INQUESTS AND THE WATERMEN OF SHEPPEY, 1850.
MAY 5   NEW ORGAN FOR THE BAPTIST CHAPEL.
MAY 27  LONG LIST OF "IN MEMORY." TO THE PRINCESS IRENE DISASTER.350
          DIED.
JUN 10  THE ORIGIN OF THE LETHBRIDGE NURSES.
JUN 17  DOCKYARD SCHOOL RESULTS ARE DEPLORABLE.
JUL 1   CAPTAIN SUPERINTENDANT OF THE DOCKYARD, 40 YEARS AGO, HAD THE
          POWERS OF A MAGISTRATE.
AUG 5   SEAGER ROAD NAMED AFTER MR.SEAGER OF BORDEN. HE WAS A BUILDER.
AUG 12  WESLEYAN MINISTERS IN KENT.
AUG 26  THE OFFICERS IN THE DOCKYARD IN 1869.
SEP 23  THE SHIPWRECKED GENTLEMAN OF QUEENBOROUGH 1804.
SEP 30  JUBILEE OF GREAT EASTERN CABLE LAYING. VERY GOOD HISTORY.
                "KENT HOUSE " IS NOW  "ROYAL HOTEL "
OCT 28  AIR RAID ON SHEERNESS.
NOV 25  JOHN WESLEY PREACHED AT SHEERNESS 1773 NOV.29th, 1778 NOV 3rd,
                DOCKYARD CHURCH DESTROYED BY FIRE, 2 KILLED,NOV 26th. 1881.
                GREAT FLOOD, PIER WASHED AWAY 1897 NOV 29th.
DEC 2   LETTER RE CENTENERY OF CO-OP 1816 NOV 21st.
                OXFORD CINEMA TO BE BUILT, ALL SIZES GIVEN ETC.
                T.TWIGG TO BE THE MANAGER PRO.TEM..
DEC 23  LARGE LIST OF CHILDREN AT THE SHEPPEY SCHOOL.




        1917.

JAN 20  VERY SEVERE WINTERS OF 1684,1776,1789,ETC. VERY GOOD.
FEB 10  LICENSING SESSION V.G. 50 LICENSED HOUSES IN SHEERNESS, 1 FOR
          EVERY 349 PEOPLE ; QUEENBOROUGH IS 8 PUBS, 1 FOR EVERY 308
          PEOPLE.MINSTER 10 -320, EASTCHURCH 3 -305, ELMLEY 1 -87, LEYSDOWN
          1 -151 WARDEN HAS NONE;ONLY 17 PEOPLE.
MAR 31  CROSS FOR COMMUNION TABLE AT THE HOLY TRINITY CHURCH.
APR 14  SHORT BROTHERS START AT LEYSDOWN.
                WARDEN CHURCH GOES OVER.1876.
                REV G. BRYANT. SHORT LIFE HISTORY.
APR             NEW SCHOOL AT SHEERNESS EAST TO BE OPENED.
MAY 12  GOOD ON THE HISTORY OF THE HOSPITAL, WOOTTON FARM ETC.ETC.
JUN 2   JUN 29th 1797 PARKER, THE LEADER OF THE NORE MUTINY EXECUTED.
                JUN 10th 1819 FIRST STONE IS LAID FOR THE DRY DOCK.
                JUN 26th 1880 GENERAL BOOTH VISITED SHEERNESS,.
                JUN 26th 1883 MILE TOWN RAILWAY STATION OPENED.
                JUN 29th 1903 THE LAST MEETING OF THE OLD SCHOOL BOARD.
JUN 9   BOMBS DROPPED ON SHEPPEY.
JUN 16  DOCKYARD ENTRANCE EXAM. RESULTS.
JUN 23  TRAMWAYS TO CLOSE DOWN IN SHEERNESS. SEE ALSO JULY 7th.
JUL 14  1860 JUL 18th SHEERNESS AND SITTINGBOURNE RAILWAY OPENED.
                1862 JUL 30th MR. ELLIOT SHOT AT HALFWAY HOUSES.
                1900 JUL 19th QUEENBOROUGH PIER DESTROYED BY FIRE.
AUG 25  SHEERNESS IN 1840 ,CHARLES SHRUBSOLE DIED, BAR GATE AT TRINITY
          CHURCH,HUNDRED ACRE MILL AT THE SEA VIEW,SHEPPEY BARGE COMPANY,
          GAS AND COKE COMPANY, EXCELLENT!
SEP 1   1824 600 ATTENDED THE SUNDAY SCHOOL AT THE BETHEL.
SEP 22  ALMA ROAD TO BE CALLED FAIR VIEW ROAD.
NOV 3   PRINCE ALBERT STREET TO BE CALLED INVICTA ROAD.SEE ALSO OCT 20th
NOV 3   1778 NOV 3rd JOHN WESLEY PREACHED IN SHEERNESS ,SEE ALSO,OCT 17th
          & 20th.
                1867 NOV 6th GREAT FIRE ,MILE TOWN.
                1869 NOV 3rd HMS.THISTLE BLOWS UP.
                1881 NOV 26th DOCKYARD CHURCH DESTROYED BY FIRE ,2 KILLED.
                1897 NOV 29th PIER IS WASHED AWAY.
                1910 NOV 19th FIRE AT QUEENBOROUGH WHARF 10,000 DAMAGE.
                1914 HMS. BULWARK BLOWN UP IN HARBOUR ALL DEAD.
NOV 17  SHORT ITEMS ON SHEPPEY HISTORY.
DEC 1   1769 JOHN WESLEY PREACHED AT SHEERNESS,DEC 5th, AND 16th.
                1784 DITTO  ON DEC 16th. AND 1788 ON DEC 3rd.
                1913 DEC 16th QUEENBOROUGH GLUE WORKS DESTROYED BY FIRE.
DEC 15  AND 22nd. LIST OF C.OF E.  WINNERS.
DEC 20    HISTORY OF THE S.J.A,B. FROM START IN 1882. VERY GOOD.

        1918.

JAN 5   1690 FIRST DOCKYARD CHURCH OPENED ON JAN 1st.
                1776 KINGS FERRY FROZEN OVER ON JAN 29th.
                1881 SHEERNESS FLOODED GREAT N.W. GALE.
JAN 12  ALMA ROAD CONG. CHURCH & BETHEL WEST PRIM. ALL HOLD SERVICE
          AT THE HOLY TRINITY-FIRST TIME EVER!
                BARON QUEENBOROUGH ELECTED-FULL DETAILS OF HIM.
FEB 16  N0S.16,17,43,45,MARINE PARADE HIT BY STRAY SHELL.
MAR 2   4 NEW SCHEMES FOR NEW SWALE BRIDGE.
APR 6   SHEPPEY HAS 2 VC.'S.
MAY 25  THE KING AT SHEERNESS-1 PARA.
JUN 8   COTTAGE HOSPITAL FOR SHEERNESS.
JUN 22  DOCKYARD APPRENTICES EXAM.RESULTS.
                REPORT OF ROMAN COINS FOUND ON SHEPPEY.
JUL 20  OLD NEWSPAPERS ON SHEPPEY,WERE ,SHEERNESS ROYAL STANDARD.

        1918.

JUL 20  SITTINGBOURNE AND SHEERNESS GAZETTE,ALSO ON SALE;FAVERSHAM AND
                SHEERNESS GAZETTE.PLUS 10 OTHER NAMES.
JUL 27  SHEERNESS GUARDIAN IN 1860.
AUG 10  HEALTH OF SHEPPEY IN 1907 2 PARAS.
                RAILWAY STATION IS SO LARGE IT COULD BE USED AS A BALLROOM ETC.
SEP 28  SHEPPEY CARNIVAL GOOD LIST OF NAMES.
OCT 12  DITTO -- FOR HOSPITAL.
OCT 12  COMMANDER W. HIGHFIELD 1st. MASTER OF SHEPPEY BEAGLE PACK.
                COTTAGE HOSPITAL PLAN.
                EXAM RESULTS TECH..
OCT 26  MONTAGUE TERRACE IS NAMED AFTER COLONEL OF ENGINEERS.
NOV 2   RE LETHBRIDGE NURSING ; FOUNDED AFTER WIFE OF ADMIRAL LETHBRIDGE.
NOV 16  PEACE!  ONLY A SMALL ITEM!.
NOV 30  THE DELAPITATED SYNAGOGUE TO BE PULLED DOWN.?
DEC 14  OLD BLUE TOWN BY ABE JACOBS.-THESE ARE VERY GOOD.
DEC 28  SHEPPEY SCHOOL LIST OF WINNERS.



        All the above items was researched and typed in by CDP
          (1992)


                                                           

 




















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