I Remember Hill Lodge, Freshwater: Memories of Ellen Victoria Jane Stevenson 1892-1992

£9.99

Author: Members of Freshwater & Totland Archive Group (FATAG)

ISBN13: 9780956298096

Publication Date: 01/07/2017

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Description

‘Waiting for my father in the Military Service to be placed in a permanent station, we lived in Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, England. Another family, also waiting a transfer, was living there also. They had an older girl than us in their family, and we got to be real friendly. There was three children in our family at the time, the oldest named Richard, next a girl named Ada Margaret and then one named Ellen…’

And so begins Ellen Victoria Jane Stevenson’s personal journal of her life and family at Hill Lodge, a grand Georgian house in Freshwater with tree-lined moat and gravel drive, in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. 

Military actions, brushes with royalty and escaping disaster on Titanic … Ellen invites us to share her family’s remarkable journey in her own distinctive words. 

‘Oh yes, my dears, I remember Hill Lodge…’

Additional information

Weight 0.34 lbs
Dimensions 8.27 × 5.83 × 0.24 in
ISBN13

9780956298096

Publication Date

01/07/2017

Imprint

Beachy Books

Pages

88

Format

Paperback

Audience

General/trade

BIC Subject Name

BIOGRAPHY: GENERAL, Biography: historical, political & military, MEMOIRS, Local history, Isle of Wight

BIC Subject Code

BG, BGH, BM, WQH, 1DBKESW

Rights Territory

World