Romsey Borough Council

Workforce, Vehicles and Buildings 1960's - 1970's

Ron Badminton, Fred Harding and Stan Hancock in Love Lane 1965

Billy Weeks and Charlie Edwards end of Middlebridge St 1963

Trouble with street light in Latimer St

including Chris Levy, Bill Parsons, Ray Miller, Tom Humby and Ron Badminton

Photo by the late Ben Read who worked in Industrial Developments on the right in photo

Chris Levy in Council depot rear of Wakefords the dentist

Ray Miller

Bill Weeks in Romsey Market Place

Strongs trailers in position getting ready for Charter celebrations in 1957

Tom Humby council foreman front left

Jack Martin, Arthur Sanger

Jack Martin and Arthur Sanger at the Romsey Memorial Park

George Underwood in entrance to depot rear of Wakeford's the dentist in the Hundred.

This is now Wakeford Court

Dennis Perry dustcart operative

Fred Harding mechanical road sweeper driver

Fred Harding driving new road sweeper in Tadfield Rd 1970

Gordon Pragnell frequent visitor to depot with his Morris Minor van

Gordon Stevens

On the left can be seen the road salter and gritter

Stan Hancock with his trusty pipe

The big metal shed was later removed for access to new mess room see photo below

This council depot was where Wakeford Court now stands

This was the newly converted mess-room

This council depot was where Wakeford Court now stands rear of ahat was Wakefords the dentist

South front houses can be seen through the trees.

Yours truly with my pride and joy

View from electricians work shop. Bill Parsons in foreground

Workers leaving Town Hall with their pay packets with Bill Weeks right

Ray Miller, Dougie Dunford (SEB) and Ron Badminton

Wilfie Cox and Dennis Perry

Romsey Boro dustcart well and truly..

Mr Bell, Boro Surveyor checking the damage

Electricians (me) workshop?

Ray Miller and Chris Levy

Stan Hancock and Ray Miller helping with Christmas tree installation

Stan Hancock (plumber) and Jenny Hatch (office girl)

Christmas tree time, by Town Hall underground toilets

Jim Viney

John Wiltshire (Father run the Tudor Rose pub)

Bill Weeks, Charles Edwards, George Coombe, Frank Philpott

Bill Weeks, Charles Edwards, Frank Philpot and George Coombes

Ray Miller, Stan Hancock, Bill Parsons, Arthur Sanger

Ray Miller, Stan Hancock and Bill Parsons

Ron Moody, Ron Badminton

Ron Moody, Ron Badminton, Stan Hancock and Ray Miller

Arthur Sanger with shower block and messroom behind him

Stan Hancock plumber with his means of transport

Stan Hancock in the storeroom office

Ray Miller and Stan Hancock in the storeroom office

Erecting Christmas tree in market place

Romsey Duscarts

Dustcarts, Karrier lorry and my little Relian

Alex Terry

Alex Terry Romsey Borough Council Dustcart driver

Alma Rd depot after merge with Test Valley Borough Council