Fire at White Cottage, home of Commander Ronnie Page
Photograph and article from Portsmouth News describing fire at White Cottage
Fire at White Cottage, with spectators.
Fire at White Cottage (Denys Ryder collection)
In February 1986, the thatch of White Cottage caught fire and and Commander Ronnie Page, the sole resident, was helped by neighbours to rescue his possessions. The cottage was later restored. Newspaper article by Portsmouth News, photographs by Frank Wheeler.