The family photo album
Our founders on these shores, Douwe and Geessien
Disclaimer: Any resemblance to kings or queens of England is purely coincidental.
Their mode of transport to get here
We've found a photo of the Marie Molinos, which may or may not have previously been named the
Sylphide. If she was, then maybe she was the ship on which Douwe and Geessien travelled from Holland to
England in 1865. While she's not a fishing vessel, we do think this is likely to be a red herring.
The first generation
Roeloff through the ages
The second generation
George, Felix and Nancy at Felix's marriage to Winnie in 1946
Standing: George, Nancy, Felix, Winnie Bulfield, Jack Bulfield
Sitting: Kath Bulfield, Ethel Bulfield
Later generations -
The Molenkamp gang from the 1960s
Did we really ever dress like this!!!!
Left photo: André & John sitting, Ted & Paul
Right photo: Ted, Paul, John, André.
The First "Computer Bug" (not actually a relative, as far as we can tell)
Moth found trapped between points at Relay # 70, Panel F, of the Mark II Aiken Relay Calculator while it was being
9 September 1945
. The operators affixed the moth to the computer log, with the entry: "First actual case of bug being found". They
put out the word that they had "debugged" the machine, thus introducing the term "debugging a computer
In 1988, the log, with the moth still taped by the entry, was in the
Courtesy of the Naval