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  1. Treneere prefab 1946

    Treneere prefab 1946

    Nr 65 Polmeere Road, Treneere Estate; The new prefab(ricated bungalow); 1946. Walls of asbestos-cement sheeting with insulating fibreglass quilt sandwich. A temporary solution to a housing need, the bungalows simply lasted. It was a warm enough house, though noisy when it rained. For us it had...
  2. Treneere 1938 workforce

    Treneere 1938 workforce

    The men who built Treneere Estate, 1938. My uncle Bert Pascoe worked on the Estate as a painter and decorator. Those were the days when paints were mixed, no ready made stuff in cans. I still have his books on making paints. I suspect that many of these men have relatives here today. Not a hard...