This is a collection of material from the era of World War II, and the period of austerity which followed it.
Most the material was collected and donated by Viv Mason, a former resident of Ashfield.
Also included are wartime memories collected for the Life In Ashfield exhibition of 1996.
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Ashfield-cum-Thorpe ARP members
Viv Mason note about Kate Jones
Envelope Addressed to HM Youngman, Senior Warden
Cold Tea Cake recipe
Earl Soham Wartime Shortbread
Wartime Chocolate Sponge