The Ipswich Society on other websites
Local organisations & other useful links.
The Society is represented on 20 or more other bodies, prominent among which are:
Local Civic Societies.
We are in touch with most similar groups with whom we exchange newsletters and information.
Fore Street Facelift 1961 Links:-
The Ted King reminiscences of Fore Street 1910 audio files on Youtube.
Kindred Spirits article: An Edwardian childhood in Ipswich focusing on Fore Street.
W.J. Leggett paintings of Ipswich. William 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. The Borough's collection of his paintings were displayed at the Art School Gallery in High Street in early 2018.