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Summary: photograph, sepia, scanned, Collins family at Trevose, Kings Road, Ashley, New Milton, l-r back row: George Prideaux Collins and Katie Collins (nee Truscott) front:Kay, Frank and Joan, taken by son Charles 1912

Identification note: GP Collins (donor's grandfather) set up a brick kiln in Stem Lane at turn of the 19th/20th century. Originally from Cornwall. Lived in various houses in New Milton. Built Trevone in Herbert Road, now demolished,also lived in what is now police station in Old Milton Road and in Ashley Road, see also associated cuttings about plan to develop the war memorial grounds. Donor's mother - Joan Evans - wrote a letter of complaint and got a response from people who remembered her father GP Collins

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