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Surrey Hills Reminiscences

By 30 November 2023March 11th, 2024No Comments

Eastsider News wants to share the beautifully written and evocative articles that Surrey Hills resident, Gillian Bell has written about her experiences of living in this pleasant suburb with its tree lined streets and its strong community spirit.  Thank you Gillian, for the following articles.

Gill and the old Surrey Hills station ca 1971


Elegy to end of an era

Craig children at Rye late 1950s with friend Glenys (left). Gill kneeling


Growing up in Surrey Hills

Craig family outside 13 Sherwood Rd Surrey Hills. Left to right: Harry, Cliff, Mary, Walter, Effie, Hector.


Hector's First day at work in the 1930s