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Reference: CIOS/G/2a & CIOS/G/2b
File concerning the Island Development Committee Island Survey and relating to St John. The file includes correspondence concerning architects assistance in identifying buildings of special architectural or historic interest, a brief draft report covering buildings in St John, lists of properties, a copy of the Survey and Classification of Occupation Structures in Jersey by Michael Ginns and Peter Bryans of the Channel Islands Occupation Society, Recommendations of the Planning Assistant, and corresponding map plan, excerpts from the 1975 Almanac relating to Parish of St John and Parish of St Lawrence, copies of a St John Parish Survey by the Nature Conservation Advisory Body and States Planning Office along with a Development Plan Review drawing and covering letter from the Association of Jersey Architects.
Date: 1975 - 1976
Images of Michael Ginns of the Channel Island Occupation Society leading a group on a tour around the German bunker at Noirmont.
Date: June 15th 1977 - June 15th 1977
Photographer: Glenn Rankine
JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/4217.
Images of the German bunker at Noirmont being opened to the public for the first time. Michael Ginns of the Channel Island Occupation Society is featured in images A to C (third from right), and image F (right).
Date: June 23rd 1977 - June 23rd 1977
Photographer: Ron Mayne
JEP Photographic Job Number: 1977/4301.
Photographs from envelope labelled "Photos from German “Green Book”, addressed to Advocate J Coutanche, Clos des Tours, St Aubin. Includes a letter dated November 1980 to ‘Dear John’ from Michael Ginns of the Channel Islands Occupation Society thanking him for the loan of the photographs. Subjects of photgraphs include: Grounds of Morville House, St Ouen; Observation Post M10, La Moye; Einsatzstellung Ouen’s Bucht, now the Watersplash, St Ouen’s Bay (in the pre-war years the property was known as “Hi-de-Ho”); Machine gun post at Plemont; Bel Royal; St Aubin’s Harbour; Soldatenheim at St Brelade’s Bay Hotel; Casualty Clearing Station ‘Heidelberg’, off Route Orange, St Brelade (since rebuilt); Grounds of Noirmont Manor; infantry gun at Strongpoint Doktorhaus, Mont Matthieu, St Ouen; Quarters for Resistance Point “La Perelle II” above Archirondel; Resistance Point La Perelle I near St Catherine; a German soldier feeding chickens. For complete copies of the German "Green Books", see the Channel Islands Occupation Society collection, L/D/25/F1/1 and L/D/25/F2/2.
Date: 1941 - 1945
An article in three parts by Michael Ginns enlarged to poster size for a display at the German Underground Hospital entitled 'Do they Ever Come Back?' concerning the return of German soldiers to the Channel Islands after the Occupation. Part 1, first published in 1983 in the Channel Islands Occupation Society Review, regards the case of Curt Wolperding, Part 2, first published in the Channel Islands Occupation Society Review in 1998, deals with Georg Brefka and Part 3, first published in the Channel Islands Occupation Society Review in 1991, concerns Siegfried Köhler.
Date: 1983 - 1998
Channel Islands Occupation Society Tape 1- 1) Scars on the Landscape-a Michael Ginns production concerning the fortifications left by the Germans after the occupation in Jersey and the need to preserve them. Includes an introduction to the island, their tactical position and the fortifications used up until the Napoleonic Wars, takes a tour around the island putting german fortifications and defence positions in comparison to the way they like in 1984, studies the fortifications and the interest that they arouse when placed in context, looks at the dumping of weapons and destroying of fortifications at the close of the occupation, the realisation of islanders that certain items that were being destroyed were irreplaceable, the Channel Islands Occupation Society being set up and put in charge of a number of bunkers to preserve them in the proper manner and the fact that German fortifications and defences form a part of Jersey's history-26 minutes 2) The German Occupation Railways of Jersey-1941-1946-a Michael Ginns and David Bishop production concerning the railways built in Jersey during the German Occupation. Includes an introduction to the history of railways in the island and their replacement by the bus systems, the building of forts by the Organisation Todt and the need to transport large quantities of concrete around the island quickly, the construction of railways and their routes around the island, evidence of the railways today, the reopening of quarries and the need to extend the railways to reach them, the trains and wagons that were used in the island during the occupation and a picture of the last full size steam locomotive running in Jersey-26 minutes.
Date: 1984 - 1984