Old Photos of Witham

Bottom of Newland Street looking west including gas managers’ house at 134

Taken: 1902-1916, Ref: M215

Bottom of Newland Street looking west. Left hand side of road, left to right, part of 129 Newland Street (bow windows), 137 Newland Street (writing on end, probably Ardley), 139 Newland Street (with shop window), 141 Newland Street (left of telegraph pole). Right hand side of road, left to right, 134 Newland Street (projecting, gas works house), 132 Newland Street, 130 Newland Street, public house probably the Crotchet, 128 Newland Street, 126 Newland Street, 124 Newland Street (gables and ivy), part of 118 Newland Street and/or 120 Newland Street. Postmark is 3 August 1916. Addressed to Mr E Dixie, 84 Willingdon Rd, Eastbourne, Sussex. Message reads ‘Dear Dad, Just a P Card to let you know am spending the half-day holiday at Witham. Love to all. Edie’.

RefM215
PublisherBernard C Afford, printer, Witham
Date taken1902-1916
SourcePurchased
Posted on Full size 2148 × 1375

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