Drill Hall Project


The project records the Drill Halls of the Territorial Army in the period 1908 - 1914 before they are lost to redevelopment.

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I believe this fabulous drill hall has been demolished. 2nd Middlesex Artillery Volunteers Leonard St Shoreditch.

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Winter, ruins of Metzeral, Vosges, sent 09/1919. "Lamentable, mines, rien que mines" says the writer. My card.

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Vosges military skieurs sent Feb '17 to little son w/ hugs & wishes to see him soon. By 6 weeks later, was dead.

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Un ravitaillement par mulets en hiver dans les Vosges alsaciennes. Mules transport, military. Miserable conditions.

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Douaniers guarding frontier between Alsace (then Germany) & France, snow, winter. (My card, 1904) Unenviable.

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Falmouth Drill Hall rises as the Phoenix, complete with moon and roosting pigeons.

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Paisley Drill Hall for sale after rotting for years. PP for conversion, etc. Our card, posted 1908.

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Drill hall on Thorp Street as it was.

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New aquisition Colyton Drill Hall posted 1904. Building extant. If anyone in area wd love an up to date photo.

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And this is our postcard showing the Drill Hall, Lincoln dated 1905 (same year as typhoid epidemic). (Hall extant)

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Pics of Lincoln Drill Hall as typhoid hospital are scarce & expensive but this rather murky one shows patients arriving

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Post-War battlefield tourism, Vosges. I know these roads well - can be v hairy in modern car let alone this vehicle.

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I've met this sort of driver haring round summits of Vosges (1871 Frontier, just pre-WW1.) () My card.

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Norwich old City Wall ran thro site of drill hall; medieval tower now lost. All archeological evidence destroyed.

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Project's new pic - Norwich Drill Hall - opened 1886 - castellated, in brick & red flint. Replaced by roundabout.

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Little Longstone Well Dressing 2011 based on WW1 postcard depicting nurse tending wounded soldier. Theme Red Cross.

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Our postcard of Shepherd's Bush drill hall. Has had upper storey added since. Insignia mark its former occupants.

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Drone bee emerging from honeycomb in own back garden. Not a macro lens. See #2 drone tentacles to left. Am awed.

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But it had become a tattered, littered playground ...Surely facade ought have have been Listed.

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Rifle Street, Oldham. Permission had been granted for demolition - would be a great loss to local heritage

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