Temporary ACC 2014/22 - Records relating to Ferryside, High Road, Southtown, Great Yarmouth, and Civil Registration

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ACC 2014/22

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Records relating to Ferryside, High Road, Southtown, Great Yarmouth, and Civil Registration

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  • c 1950-2014 (Creation)

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Temporary

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4 boxes

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(fl 1959-2008)

Biographical history

From the age of ten Trevor Nicholls took photographs of people, buildings, streets and events in Gt. Yarmouth. Each photograph is annotated to show date and location, with some images containing further details. At the same time he also collected printed materials which had bearing upon the scenes he recorded. Trevor Nicholls worked at Ferryside from 1965 to 2008, and was Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 1976-2008.

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Trevor Nicholls, the compiler of this collection, worked at Ferryside from 1965 to 2008, and was Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 1976-2008.
Box 1
'The Ferryside Archive' containing essays, photographs, plans and newscuttings, and list of contents, compiled by Trevor Nicholls, 1965-2014 (1 lever-arch file).

Box 2
Photographs of Ferryside mostly taken and captioned by Trevor Nicholls, arranged as follows: interior of building; exterior of building and grounds; immediate vicinity, neighbourhood and river views; people and events, 1976-2011 (4 envelopes in 1 box).

Box 3
Copies of Great Yarmouth Mercury containing references to Register Office, 7 and 14 October 2011 (1 folder).
Edward Henry Harvey Combe 1846-1920 and his extended family' by Trevor Nicholls, 2013 (2 plastic wallets).
Sample of wallpaper used in the redecoration of the Marriage Room (the original drawing room) at Ferryside during the autumn of 1974. Chosen by Jean Goffin, Michael Campbell and Trevor Nicholls. (1 roll).

Box 4
'The Inception of Civil Registration in England and Wales', an Open Univeristy dissertation by Trevor Nicholls, 1974 (1 lever-arch file).

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08fbe0e9-322f-42ad-8b7f-b9c8c4978251

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Uncatalogued

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 25/09/2014 by Droip. Modified 10/04/2019 by Droab.

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