In Spring 2016 Langham Village History Group in collaboration with the Lord Lieutenants committee for the commemoration of the Great War and Rutland County Museum created and presented an exhibition at Rutland County Museum entitled “Life in Langham 1914-1919” The exhibition displayed how life in the village of Langham continued during the war period. There were over sixty A3 panels on view created by the members of the village history group. You can view most of the panels by clicking here.
1.The Prince family, Charlie served in WW12.The Horton family, son Divers served in WW13.The Rowett family4.The Harris family5.Hayes Farm, The Nourish family, son Joe served in WW16.Appledore The Rouse family7.The Bristow family, son William served in WW18.Bank Farm as was, now Archway House, Hubbard family9.The Royce family, Herbert Royce served in WW110.The Vicarage, vicar, family and servants11.The Williamson family, Fred served in WW112.The Rookery from the bottom end upwardsMrs StaffordWilliam Palmer with his wife Emma and 5 boysCloxton familyMr and Mrs DeanMr and Mrs Steel the baker13.Manor House14.Tom Munday, butcher, and family15.The Old Hall Major Dawson, wife, family and servants16.The Institute17.The shop Mr and Mrs Tidd18.Harewood House George Ruddle, family and servants19.Brewery Buildings or Brewery CottagesJohn Casterton and his mother Fanny lived at number 8James Munday and family lived at number 720.Yew Tree Farm Mrs Mantle and son Robert21.The Wheatsheaf Mr and Mrs Needham22.The Post Office The Isaac family23.The Noel Arms Mr and Mrs Simmons24.The Black Horse Mr Marshall and family25.Beech House The Cox family, son Arthur was killed in 191726.Mr Revell and family27.Mr Mantle and sister, the baker28.Langham House, Owen Smith and family29.The Limes - Squires Family30.The School
Life in Langham: People, Places, Views - 1914 to 1919