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Proprietor Walter Coe is seen behind the bar and Adnams Old Ale was on offer.Sadly, I still haven’t been able to identify the family seen in the film, but it is a great record of a typical boating holiday of the era.Concerns over pollution and sustainability of the ever expanding hire industry were raised.The Lord Roberts was built c1899 by Ben Benns at Somerton and apparently took three years to complete.
She was used in her later years as a lighter to transport dredging spoil and, in 1969, was donated to the Norfolk Wherry Trust.
In the meantime, I hope you enjoy “The Norfolk Broads – Ring of Light 1969” The popularity of cine cameras grew during the 1960s and there are quite a number of films from this decade on the Broadlkand Memories You Tube Channel.
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