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Shortstown Heritage

Shortstown 1955 onwards

This section is very sparse! Due to the fact that in these years many residents were RAF personnel passing through for short periods of time there is little documentation around to tell us what was happening. If you or anyone you know lived in Shortstown in these years please share your memories with us.

The article below was written for The Gasbag magazine in March 2013. It describes conditions in the village in the long freezing winter of 1963.

Shortstown Rangers 1971

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