From our archives 30 years ago

Landlord of the Great Northern at Surfleet R Garrick-Browne (Garrick) with his petrol and paraffin blow-lamp collection.
Landlord of the Great Northern at Surfleet R Garrick-Browne (Garrick) with his petrol and paraffin blow-lamp collection.

R Garrick-Browne (Garrick), landlord of the Great Northern at Surfleet, wanted people to search their garages for old petrol and paraffin blow-lamps.

He was offering donations to Surfleet Over Sixties in return for additions to his large collection of lamps.