Change History

Come back here often and see what new nuggets we've uncovered...

20/03/17
Added books memoirs from Tony Batchelor
13/04/16
Added memories photo from Carl Broadis
18/11/15
Added memories photo from Chris Harry, and scans from Jim Shaw
10/11/15
Added memories photos from Roderick Williams
10/11/15
Added a flyer to the front page, publicising exhibitions about the housing development planned fo the location..
30/10/15
Added a poster to the front page, publicising a talk in Osidge Library about New Southgate's history.
25/03/12
Added memories from David Hutt - photos from the 1950s.
17/10/12
Added memories from Fred Marsh - articles, photos, and letters.
17/10/12
Added memories from Charles Matthews - 1960 graduate apprentices day.
17/10/12
Added memories from Dorothy Chick - 1957 inter location athletics.
09/10/12
Added memories from Jerry Mortimore - a photo of his father's long service awards.
28/08/12
Added memories from Sailor Fred Hillyer, about MITER, Darts, A&SC, and more.
24/04/12
Added memories for the STC Terms & Conditions booklet and other scanned documents sent by Jim Shaw.
17/04/12
Added page in memory of Geoff Potter..
29/06/11
Added link to Davey Anderson's STC Monkstown archive blog.
01/05/11
Added Centenary Brochure to the 1980's timeline.
13/03/11
Added memories and photos from Ian Bramble of his parents Brian Bramble and Sheila Brown. Click here to view them.
20/01/11
Added The History of Cemetery Station from 'The Railway Magazine' in 1954's from David Lunnon via Jean Oakleigh
19/01/11
Added The History of New Southgate from STC News in the 1950's from David Lunnon via Jean Oakleigh
28/11/10
Added memories and photo from Geoff Atkins
05/10/10
Added memories photos from Rod Hall
05/06/10
Added memories photos from Jim Shaw
27/08/09
Added memories photo from Ian Cox
12/06/09
Added memories and photos from Tom Wells
21/03/09
Added memories and photos from Keith Waudby
23/07/08
Added memories and photos from Anne Holness
23/07/08
Added appeals on the front page for information about Bert Povey and William Higgs
08/04/08
Added memories and photos from Paul Newman
22/03/08
Added more memories from Dave Hall
16/03/08
Added more photos to John Kirk's memories page.
31/12/07
Finally got round to installing a better guestbook (and managed to import all the previous messages).
Please do leave messages - and of course let me know if you find any problems with the software.
21/12/07
Added John Kirk's photos to the memories page.
21/12/07
Added Stan Springate's cartoon to the front page, and created the Books section
20/11/07
Added John Key's photos to the 1970s page
17/08/07
Took some photos of the area five years on from closure - quite a few changes!
02/04/07
Added Tony Tricker's System X publicity video to the memories page.
25/03/07
Added Tony Tricker's memories of his time with System X.
17/09/06
Added Bryan Trigwell's photo memories of a train crash alongside The Standard in 1946.
22/11/05
Added Alan Hedges's photo memories from his time at The Standard 1953-1964
02/08/05
Added Jerry Mortimore's photos of Sports Day 1977
10/06/05
Added David Read's request for information about Scientific & Projections Ltd
22/04/05
Added miter and other photos and memories from Keith Waudby
13/04/05
Added memories from Michael Ray
17/07/04
Added more memories from David Hall
27/06/04
Added Roderick Williams's recollections to the memories page.
06/03/04
Added Fred Harris's recollections to the memories page.
05/03/04
Added John Harper's appeal for resistors to the front page, linked to its own page.
19/02/04
Added Tony Warner's notice about the Wakefield Reunion to the front page..
08/01/04
Removed the message board / forum as nobody is using it. Please put any messages in the guestbook instead, or contact me if you think it would be better suited to the memories page.
08/01/04
Moved the Alexander Graham Bell conspiracy theory from the front page to the 50's timeline and put the undertaker picture back on the front...
08/01/04
Added David Hall's memories from his apprentice days
19/12/03
Added David Bennett's recollection of the year the Flying Scotsman picture was taken
10/12/03
Added some photos John Burness sent from the 60's to the memories page
02/12/03
Added the Telegraph's story about AG Bell not inventing the telephone to the front page
11/11/03
Added Peter Smith's photo of BT & System X contractors from about 1978 to the memories page
26/10/03
Added Jack McDonnell's photo of Joyce Blackmore to his memories
14/10/03
Added Fred Howard's President's Address from the final ASC AGM to the Timeline.
22/08/03
Added Jack McDonnell's expanded memories.
15/08/03
Added the memories page to house the contents of some of the emails I receive.
15/08/03
Took some photos of the area one year on from closure - quite a few changes!
15/08/03
Added the Rugby Club history section - has it really been another 3 months since I updated this site??
07/05/03
Added the link to the Light Straw Domain - has it really been 3 months since I updated this site??
04/02/03
Added the photo of the Building 4 farewell posters
21/01/03
Added the 1960s pages
06/01/03
Added the Sports Days pages (1950s)
05/01/03
Added the War Index, Bomb Disposal, 50's index and Children's Parties pages
03/01/03
Put the Flying Scotsman photo from Jerry Mortimore on the front page. (Received lots of responses from my 127 emails to people on the STC New Southgate workplace on Friends Reunited)
30/12/02
Added the other STC page
21/12/02
Added the discussion forum / message board facility (withdrawn a year later because nobody was using it)
19/12/02
Added the Configuration Control photo to the front page and the humour section
17/12/02
Added photos of the farewell party on 30th August 2002, added Brian Foot's account of the V1 bomb which hit Building 8 on 23rd August 1944, added more photos of the Building 8 demolition, the North Field Car Park landscaping, an inside shot of Building 4, and the Power of Speech cover. Started adding some of the many photos Stan Springate leant me of the site development in 1937.
01/11/02
Added to the Building 8 page a photo of the grassy slope where building 8 had been; added a Christmas at Ally Pally page and a Summer Carnival page, all in the 80s - 90s
29/10/02
Changed timeline to include photo of original John Tylor buildings at time of site acquisition by STC
22/10/02
Separated the humour from the factual, added Nortel Burger café photo; set up this change history (is this recursion?); added 1930s, 80s-90s, and millennium pages with info from Robert Snelling; added a guestbook so visitors can leave comments.
20/10/02
Uploaded the rest of Tony Barratt's photos taken on the last day, 30th August 2002
17/10/02
Rob White cycled round the site in search of photo opportunities, and uploaded the results
14/10/02
Implemented Robert Snelling's idea of a timeline as a menu on the left; uploaded some of Tony Barratt's photos
10/10/02
Welcome screen and contact form set up, hoping someone would visit...
09/10/02
stcnsg.org.uk web domain registered

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