Comments

Letter from Ka [Kathleen de Carteret], Clevedon Beach to her dear old Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Includes news about life in Clevedon and updates about friends and family. Encloses a note regarding tariffs of two hotels. Includes original envelope addressed to K H Le Sueur, Ridgeway House, Brabourne Lees, Ashford, Kent with one red 1½d postage stamp.

Reference

L/C/142/A1/A1/2/15

Date

June 2nd 1927 - June 2nd 1927

Scope and Content

Refers to: a light seen by Kenneth at Beaumont, referring to Eric [George Eric de Carteret]; comments about Kenneth's examination; remarks about Clevedon Beach, referring to a pool that reminds her of Corbière; comments about a sweepstake, mentioning Bill [Alice Maude Bailey]; remarks about Tilbury Docks, mentioning Captain Lindley; comments about Kenneth's car, including recollection of a trip to Caledonia market with Auntie Chrissie (Mrs Hey); details of playing for pupils at South View upon return from the beach, mentioning Arbaces [Miss Waterman], Joan [de Vere] Bailey and Miss Savile; remarks about a possible trip to Bath; and reference to the Truscotts.

Names

Bailey, Alice Maude
Bailey, Joan de Vere
de Carteret, George Eric
de Carteret, Kathleen
Hey, Mrs
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Lindley, Captain
Savile, Miss
Truscott Family
Waterman, Miss
South View School, Clevedon

Keywords

Beaumont | Corbière | Ashford | Bath | Cheddar | Clevedon | Kent | Ridgeway House, Brabourne Lees | Brabourne Lees, Ashford | Tilbury | Beaches | Cars | Correspondence | examinations | Horses | Hotels | Letters | Markets | pupils | Schools | Stamps

Dimensions

8 papers
1 Envelope

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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