Nostalgia: Exmouth compulsory purchase referred back

PUBLISHED: 16:24 13 October 2017 | UPDATED: 16:34 13 October 2017

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

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From the War Journals: Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944.

Exmouth Journal, printed October 7, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-2. Picture: Journal ArchivesExmouth Journal, printed October 7, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives

Exmouth council has referred back to the Housing Committee a compulsory purchase order of 53 acres at Marpool Farm, Withycombe.

Also in the news: Exmouth Home Guard Club to close due to present conditions. The club’s assets amount to £90 and once the property has been disposed of, the balance will be handed to a charitable organisation.

Advert: Mitchells - ‘Mother says it is almost a meal in itself.’

More: Each week we bring you clippings taken from the Journal, printed on this week in 1944. To see more from the War Journal archives, join our Facebook nostalgia group, Devon Memories.

Compulsory purchase order referred back. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-3. Picture: Journal ArchivesCompulsory purchase order referred back. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives

Mitchells bread is almost a meal in itself. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-4. Picture: Journal ArchivesMitchells bread is almost a meal in itself. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives

Insanitary conditions at New Street and New Way Buildings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-17. Picture: Journal ArchivesInsanitary conditions at New Street and New Way Buildings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives

£1250 for 4 bed residence. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives£1250 for 4 bed residence. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives

Tea that suits. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-18. Picture: Journal ArchivesTea that suits. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-18. Picture: Journal Archives

Major Viscount Long killed in action. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-16. Picture: Journal ArchivesMajor Viscount Long killed in action. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives

Needlework guild coffee morning and sale. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-6. Picture: Journal ArchivesNeedlework guild coffee morning and sale. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives

£41,983 raised by Exmouth savers. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives£41,983 raised by Exmouth savers. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives

Exmouth savings contd. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-11. Picture: Journal ArchivesExmouth savings contd. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives

Budeligh savings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-12. Picture: Journal ArchivesBudeligh savings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives

British Legion fighting TB. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-9. Picture: Journal ArchivesBritish Legion fighting TB. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives

Wanted Hockey stick and gardener. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-7. Picture: Journal ArchivesWanted Hockey stick and gardener. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives

Exmouth Home Guard Club closed. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-5. Picture: Journal ArchivesExmouth Home Guard Club closed. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives

The question mark. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-14. Picture: Journal ArchivesThe question mark. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives

The question mark contd. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-15. Picture: Journal ArchivesThe question mark contd. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives

Snooker and billiards exhibition. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-13. Picture: Journal ArchivesSnooker and billiards exhibition. Ref exe War Journals Nost 7-10-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives

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