Every picture tells a story
St Edmundsbury's Local History
Reports, Official Openings and other picture stories and sequences

Bury St Edmunds Improvement (no 2) Act 1820
Commissioners' report on the boundaries of Bury St Edmunds 1832
Commissioners' report on the governance of Bury St Edmunds 1835
Wilkin's Guide Book to Bury St Edmunds 1867
Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Show 1867
Picture of the Postmen and Messengers of Bury St Edmunds 1885
Guide Book to Bury St Edmunds from 1906
Local picture and postcard gallery of the Great War 1914-1918
A J Cooke - A Bury railwayman 1892-1932
Bury St Edmunds Gas Company Centenary, 1934
Bury St Edmunds Fire Brigade 1935
Advice for U S Armed Forces in U K c.1943
Pictures of a typical Bury St Edmunds Borough Council meeting in 1946
Building the water tower, West Road, 1951
RAF Honington "At Home" - Air Show 1958
Official opening of Fornham Park Sewage Works, 1962
Town Development leaflet, "An Opportunity for Industry", 1964
Official opening of Borough Offices extension, 1967
The floods of September, 1968
Official opening of Fornham Park Sewage Works Extension, 1971
Official opening of Bury St Edmunds A45 bypass, 1973
Official opening of Orttewell Road, Bury St Edmunds, 1987
Council information leaflet, "Mayor's Parlour, 8 Angel Hill", c1995
Launch of the internet bench, August, 2001
Pictures of the last deadstock market, December, 2003
Picture Story - Bury St Edmunds last gasholder 1952-2016


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