ID PBR / T.B. Millatt

TitleRound of Birch Hall
AbstractHistory of the Round Family, including much of the history of Birch.
Typewritten with a few illustrations.
Mersea Museum does not have a copy of this. There is a copy deposited in Essex Record Office.
AuthorT.B. Millatt
Published1984
SourceMersea Museum
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 Harvest of Fruit. 
 Women's Institutes have been entrusted by the Government with fruit preservation, and Birch and Layer Breton has become one of the many fruit centres in Essex.
 Under the chairmanship of Mrs Frank Hutton, the work was started in July with the plum crop
 Mrs Frank Hutton, Mrs Gill, Mrs Church and Mrs Macaulay returned from a three-day course of training at the Institute of Agriculture with expert's certificates. 
 Under their guidance 32 helpers commenced work in the unused kitchens at Birch Hall (kindly lent by Capt C.J. Round).
 Quite 2½ tons of surplus fruit was saved from waste, and 4,000 lbs of jam and jelly made. Over 1,000 cans and 200 bottles of fruit were stored.
 [ See <a href=mmphoto.php?typ=ID&hit=1&tot=1&ba=cke&bid=BOX005_009_P121>BOX005_009_P121 </a> for a picture ]
</p><p>Essex County Standard 2 November 1990
</p><p>From Round of Birch Hall by T.B. Millatt
>  PBR_118
ImageID:   PBR_118
Title: Harvest of Fruit.
Women's Institutes have been entrusted by the Government with fruit preservation, and Birch and Layer Breton has become one of the many fruit centres in Essex.
Under the chairmanship of Mrs Frank Hutton, the work was started in July with the plum crop
Mrs Frank Hutton, Mrs Gill, Mrs Church and Mrs Macaulay returned from a three-day course of training at the Institute of Agriculture with expert's certificates.
Under their guidance 32 helpers commenced work in the unused kitchens at Birch Hall (kindly lent by Capt C.J. Round).
Quite 2½ tons of surplus fruit was saved from waste, and 4,000 lbs of jam and jelly made. Over 1,000 cans and 200 bottles of fruit were stored.
[ See BOX005_009_P121 for a picture ]

Essex County Standard 2 November 1990

From Round of Birch Hall by T.B. Millatt >

Date:5 November 1940
Source:Mersea Museum / T.B. Millatt
 Opening of Birch Grand Fete by Lady Rayleigh in aid of restoration of Birch Church.
 L-R 1. Rev. George Armstrong, 2. ?, 3. Rev. Luard ?, 4. ?, 5. Mrs Charles Round
 From Round of Birch Hall by T.B. Millatt  PBR_124
ImageID:   PBR_124
Title: Opening of Birch Grand Fete by Lady Rayleigh in aid of restoration of Birch Church.
L-R 1. Rev. George Armstrong, 2. ?, 3. Rev. Luard ?, 4. ?, 5. Mrs Charles Round
From Round of Birch Hall by T.B. Millatt
Date:18 June 1949
Source:Mersea Museum / T.B. Millatt