Fielding and Platt Office Staff (Standing L-R) Gladys Harrison, Jill Jones, Mary Dyke, Molly Hanks, ? , Joan Tredgett, and Daisy Walton, with Ruth Fielding and Pippa Fielding (front).
Pippa Edwards is the daughter of Jack Fielding who was a draughtsman at Fielding and Platt. Their home was at Ree’s Farm in Upton St Leonards. In this Digital Story she remembers Fielding’s office girls, and Miss Walton in particular, coming to pick apples at the farm.
Ed: It was drawn to our attention recently that Pippa passed away suddenly, on 1st September 2021, aged 83. This link will open Funeral Notices wherein you will be able to read all the obituary tributes left for Philippa.
If you remember Fielding’s office girls in the 1930s and 40s, Miss Walton, or anything about the apple picking at Jack Fielding’s farm please share your memories by adding a comment below.