Click on any of the pictures below for a larger image.
We have been keeping you guessing with this picture. We wanted to
know what it was. Peter Wooldrige provided up with what we thought
must be the definative answer.
It can only be the original Old Basing
British Legion Club, built on the current site of the British Legion
Club in Crown Lane Old Basing.
Alison Harris writes "This postcard was given to me by a family friend in Cornwall. I live in Lychpit so it has come full circle. The card was sent early 1900s. You may have seen this picture before but if not hope you find it interesting."
|This is taken from an oil painting of Milkingpen Lane. Does anyone recognise where in Milkingpen lane these cottages are?|
|Smith's Mill, is that now Barton's Mill? Donated by Val from Essex.|
|The entrance to Basing House around about 1900 or so. Described as the Garrison Gateway. Donated by Val from Essex again.|
|This is a drawing of the village hall, but it looks a little different now that is has been extended.|