Old Photos of Witham

Admiral Sir William and Lady Luard

Taken: 1908 approx, Ref: M623

Admiral Sir William and Lady Luard, of Witham Lodge. They celebrated their Golden Wedding on the Admiral’s 88th birthday, 7 April 1908. He died in May 1910 at the age of 90, after an accident in his pony and trap. The photo comes from a scrapbook of the Resbury family. One of the Resburys had written alongside it ‘This Gent one day gave me His Blessing’.

RefM623
PhotographerH Hall, Witham and Braintree
Date taken1908 approx
SourceLong, Mary. From a Resbury family scrapbook.
Posted on Full size 1705 × 2541

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