Hoe and Worthing Archive: Elmham Road 



The Parish boundary Whitemill on the Elmham Road looking towards Hoe, before the road bridge was built. Mr H. Hurn driving with Mrs Hurn. The boy on the footbridge is C. Hurn, later of Kingston and Hurn grocers, Dereham. 1906

ashford    In 1950 this self-build on the Elmham Road
    was newsworthy. The bungalow is called

Hilary's car

1976 Hilary Howlett's bungalow next door to Ashford, called Hillbrook, and his Escort rally car and trophies.

hillbrook barn

Hillbrook had a home-made looking store for straw next to the piggery. 1983.

brookland pigsty

Hilary started Brookland Autos in the old piggery.


The workshop was basic.


Building work begun on the new garage in 1987. The large shed in the background was Stanberrys farm shop for a while, before the land was sold for house building.

brookland now

The new garage. When Hilary retired, John Mead took over the business.