Abbotts Hall Land Army Girls - from Essex Wildlife May 2005.

In 1941 Ruby Balls and Jean Ponder came to work at Abbott Hall Farm as Land Army Girls...

The girls, now Ruby Tucker and Jean Ponder, returned to Abbotts Hall for the first time in 2007, a visit organised by Pat Milgate.

Article by Dave Smart, Abbotts Hall Farm Warden. 
Cat1 People-->Land Army Cat2 Farming

Abbotts Hall Land Army Girls - from Essex Wildlife May 2005.
In 1941 Ruby Balls and Jean Ponder came to work at Abbott Hall Farm as Land Army Girls...
The girls, now Ruby Tucker and Jean Ponder, returned to Abbotts Hall for the first time in 2007, a visit organised by Pat Milgate.
Article by Dave Smart, Abbotts Hall Farm Warden.
Date: May 2005      


Photo: Mersea Museum
Image ID DIS2008_WLA_131
Category 1 People-->Land Army
Category 2 Farming

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.