Harold White Collection

on Wednesday, 28 December 2016. Posted in People , Leisure

Harold White was a Lacock resident, who commenced a photographic project in the 1940's to document life in his village. As part of the Lacock Community Archive Project, we have digitised his collection of 71 images, and present them here. Loosely, they follow the themes of 'People' (below), 'Places' and 'Events'. You'll find links to navigate through the pages collection at the bottom of each page.

 

Harold Archie

Mr. Archie 'Clocker' Doel

 

Harold Banks

Mr. Walter Banks, Builder

 

Harold Bishops

The Bishop Twins

 

Harold Blacksmith

Mr. Jack Burnett, Blacksmith

 

Harold Chamberlain

Mr. David Chamberlain

 

Harold Coachman

Mr. Fred Bird, Coachman at the Abbey

 

Harold Cobbler

Mr. Reginald Jefferies, Cobbler and Radio / TV Repairman

 

Harold Doctor

Dr. Ian More and Mrs. More

 

Harold Dolly

Mrs. Margaret 'Dolly' Edwards

 

 Harold Fidler

Audrey Fidler


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Harold White Collection 2

on Thursday, 29 December 2016.

Harold Hobbs

Mr. Hobbs at The George public house

 

Harold Hunt

Mr. Alec Hunt

 

Harold Joan

Mrs. Joan Weaver

 

Harold Matilda

Miss. Matilda Talbot CBE, at home in Lacock Abbey

 

Harold Matilda2

Miss. Matilda Talbot, speaking with Miss. Estcourt outside Porch House

 

Harold Milkman

Milkman Mr. Champion, delivering to Mrs. Chamberlain

 

Harold Parker

Village Police Officer P.C Parker

 

Harold Parker2

P.C Parker doing some gardening outside the station 

 

Harold Parker3

P.C Parker giving directions to Mr. Croft

 

Harold Pocock

Mr. Jim Pocock

 

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Harold White Collection 3

on Thursday, 29 December 2016.

 Harold Postman

Mr. Harry Potter, village Postman, delivering to Mrs. Walker's house

 

Harold Ralph

Mr. Ralph Doel (Son of Archie Doel)

 

Harold Reverend

The Reverend Jeeves (left) with Mrs. and Mr. Percy Hodgson

 

Harold Reverend2

Reverend Jeeves at work in his office

 

Harold Tayler

Mr. William James Tayler (known as "Frosty"), Coal Merchant

 

Harold Wheelwright

Mr. Jack Butler (Peggy Butler's uncle), Wheelwright

 

Harold Wheelwright2

Mr. Jack Butler, Wheelwright

 

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Harold White Collection 4

on Thursday, 29 December 2016. Posted in Leisure, Places

 Harold Abbey

Lacock Abbey, from the gardens

 

Harold Abbey2

Lacock Abbey

 

Harold Angel

'The Sign of the Angel' Inn, Church Street

 

Harold Bewley

Children playing on Bewley Common

 

Harold Bus

Waiting for the bus outside The George Inn, West Street

 

Harold Carpenters

The Carpenter's Arms public house, Church Street

 

Harold Church

 A service at St. Cyriac's Church

 

Harold Church2

 A service at St. Cyriac's Church

 

Harold Church3

Mrs. Joan Pocock prepares flowers for Harvest Festival. Mrs. Jeeves and Mrs. Rossiter can be seen in the background
 

 Harold Church4

Heads bowed in prayer, at St. Cyriac's Church

 

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Harold White Collection 5

on Thursday, 29 December 2016. Posted in Leisure, Places

Harold Church5

The choir singing at St. Cyriac's Church

 

Harold Church6

St. Cyriac's Church

 

Harold Church7

Villagers heading on a walk, with St. Cyriac's Church in the background. Mr. David Chamberlain is at the front, with Mrs. Peggy Butler at the rear left (with dog)

 

Harold Church8

The service has ended at St. Cyriac's

 

Harold Church9

 Mrs. Gayle moving flowers for Harvest Festival celebrations, with Mrs. Dolly Edwards

 

Harold ChurchSt

A view of Church Street, from the entrance of St. Cyriac's Church

 

harold ChurchSt2

Mrs. Davis sweeping outside her door, Church Street

 

Harold ChurchSt3

A view of Church Street from the church tower

 

Harold Farm

Stanley Flower and Michael (the dog)

 

Harold Geese

Geese in the High Street, outside the school

 

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Harold White Collection 6

on Friday, 30 December 2016. Posted in Work, Leisure, Places

Harold Village

Villagers walking towards The George Inn

 

Harold Village2

Mr. Bill Gillett leading horses through the village

 

Harold Village3

Mrs. Davis walking on Church Street

 

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Harold White's Film Reel

on Monday, 31 July 2017.

A reel of film comprising Harold White's images of Lacock - 'An English Village', from the Rank Film Library. To see our collection of the images themseves, visit our Harold White collection here.

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reel and film

Images donated by Peter Williams