June 24, 1922

On this day in south west Hertfordshire

On this day in south west Hertfordshire

First published in News Watford Observer: Photograph of the Author by , Nostalgia Editor

A Linslade roadman, who found a nest of eggs by the roadside, placed them in his barrow. When he returned to take the barrow home, the sun had hatched out ten pheasants!

[From the Watford Observer of June 24, 1922]

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