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Mr Cyril Stannard, 2014

Cyril Stannard

A railwayman's life

Click on the play button to hear Mr Stannard’s Mill Road memories.


“They had a tough life.”


Mr Stannard recalls his first job at the Cooperative in Burleigh Street.


Was it ‘Red Romsey’?


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