Upottery men return from WW1.

During WW2 with Mr James

Upottery Fire Crew

Picture of the Upottery Fire Crew, Devon.  Date unknown.

Upottery Fire Crew. Date unknown.

It would be really good to get some names to these heroic faces. The equipment (or lack of it) in ‘those days’ must have made dealing with fires quite frightening! Add to the mix, the many thatched cottages, candles and oil lamps…