Edna gives ‘who lived there?’ talk to March Society members

PUBLISHED: 10:54 22 July 2016 | UPDATED: 10:55 22 July 2016

The March Society Who Lived There

The March Society Who Lived There


Following their ninth AGM Edna Stacey gave a talk to the March Society on the subject of who used to live in some of March’s well known houses or worked in some of its notable premises.

Edna began with Church House, which is opposite St Wendreda’s Church and was originally a meeting house.

Her talk included stories of Hatchwoods, Eastwood House, Stone Cross House, the White Lion Pub, Norland House, the Maze, Audmoor House, Cassanos, Bridge House, the Royal Exchange, Bank House and Portland House.

Stories about some of the homes of March families included those of the Gray family, the Neales, the Waymans, the Phillips and others. Some buildings have disappeared and been replaced while others remain.

The next March Society event is ‘Whalebones and Interesting Buildings’ - a stroll with Jennifer Lawler looking at the hidden treasures of Dartford Road at 6.45pm on Wednesday August 10.

For more information and to book a place contact The March Society. Everyone is welcome: members £2, non-members £3, email info@themarchsociety.org.uk

Visit www.themarchsociety.org.uk or search TMS on Facebook and Twitter.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Cambs Times. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Cambs Times