Faces from the Past

These two picture are from the December 1969 “Rye’s Own”

Are they Rye Town Band c. 1910?

Plenty of Rye Names – Is your Great Grandfather among them?

Is this Rye Town Band

Top Row (L. to R.) Charie Thatcher, .Sam Gibson, Tom Weller, Taffe Richardson, Fred Bryan, E. Curd, F. Smith, Charlie Sharpey, Eddie Apps

Middle Row (L. to R.)  E. G. Clarke, Albert Bryan, George Coote, George Smith

Front Row (L. to R.) Bert Tavener, Jack Fitzearle, Wilfred Gammon, Ernest Banester, George Standen

Another Photo of the Same Band

No names for this one but many are obviously the same bandsmen. Anyone with a real long memory who can help name the band?

Pictures from the December 1969 Issue of Rye’s Own

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