Facebook Postings 2015
What would Local Historians Frank Manders, Clarence Walton, The Dodds sisters, John Oxberry, Peter Haywood, Joan Hewitt, Chas C.Taylor et al make of Facebook Groups eg Memory Lane, Felling Past and Present, Felling Group etc? This is just a sampling of the value of shared memories. They would have loved it and I'm sure they would have seen the historic merit in recording the views of ordinary people on everyday subjects.
Here's a few postings. I doubt whether the actual postings will last into history and they are not searchable. These reproduced samplings are searchable and postings on this website will survive into history, if not online then certainly in a printed form
This is the sort of record for the future that a tape recording of folks chatting in a pub 100 years ago would be. A great insight into what people were thinking and talking about