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Green, John W - Exploring the History of Lee-on-the-Solent, e-kirja

Exploring the History of Lee-on-the-Solent

Green, John W


Walking around Lee-on-the-Solent provides tantalising glimpses into its past - whether it’s the balconied Victorian buildings in Pier Street, the Art Deco frontages above the shops in Marine Parade West, the airfield with its gliders soaring peacefully…

Green, John W - Growing up in Lee-on-the-Solent, e-kirja

Growing up in Lee-on-the-Solent

Green, John W


John Green’s family moved to Lee-on-the-Solent just in time for the outbreak of war in 1939. For a seven-year-old, war sounded like an exciting adventure, but as he sheltered with his mother and sister under the stairs during an air-raid, someone said…