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Local organisations & other useful links

The Society is represented on 20 or more other bodies, prominent among which are:

Ipswich Borough Council

Local Civic Societies. We are in touch with most similar groups with whom we exchange newsletters and information.

Some pages on the site have linked lists of places/sites (for example, the Heritage Open Days and the Blue plaques pages).

Fore Street Facelift 1961 Links:-

The Ted King reminiscences of Fore Street 1910 audio files on YouTube.

Kindred Spirits run by photographer David Kindred who provided the 1961 Fore Street photographs.

    Kindred Spirits article: An Edwardian childhood in Ipswich focusing on Fore Street.

W.J. Leggett paintings of IpswichWilliam John Leggett (1856–1936) was a signwriter based in Dogs Head Street. He recorded many examples of buildings and street scenes in Ipswich in the 19th to early 20th century.