Photos of life in Plaxtol 

The Boys' Brigade Band

The Boys' Brigade Band

British Legion Dinner, 1920s, at the Club Room

The British Legion Dinner in the 1920s‚ held at the Club Room (now Club Cottage).

Fred & Bill Broad in hop gardens at Bewley Farm

Fred and Bill Broad working the hop gardens at Bewley Farm.

Plaxtol Church Pageant in 1908, at Ashenden?

Plaxtol Church Pageant in 1908‚ probably photographed in the grounds of Ashenden.

Hop pickers came from the East End every year

Hop pickers‚ many from the East End of London‚ would come to Plaxtol every year to gather the hops.

Haystack building at Ducks Farm

Haystack building at Ducks Farm

Over 60s Christmas tea in 1950 at the Red Lion

The Over 60s Christmas tea in 1950 at the Red Lion

Titan 10-20 tractor c 1917, driven by Harry Hays

A Titan 10-20 paraffin-fuelled tractor about 1917‚ driven by Harry Hays of Broadfield.

The Plaxtol Band in the late 1880s

The Plaxtol Band in the late 1880s

Old WI hut, at corner of Dux Hill and Bourne Lane

The old Women's Institute Hut at the corner of Dux Hill and Bourne Lane

  • The Boys' Brigade Band
  • British Legion Dinner, 1920s, at the Club Room
  • Fred & Bill Broad in hop gardens at Bewley Farm
  • Plaxtol Church Pageant in 1908, at Ashenden?
  • Hop pickers came from the East End every year
  • Haystack building at Ducks Farm
  • Over 60s Christmas tea in 1950 at the Red Lion
  • Titan 10-20 tractor c 1917, driven by Harry Hays
  • The Plaxtol Band in the late 1880s
  • Old WI hut, at corner of Dux Hill and Bourne Lane