Old Photos of Witham

Chipping Hill from near the Albert, with two cycles

Taken: 1902-1904, Ref: M2759

Chipping Hill from near the Albert, usual view. Includes someone on a bicycle. On the left probably Earlsmead (built c 1899, may be some scaffolding there). On the far side of the road, left to right, 32 Chipping Hill (a cottage on the green, just right of Earlsmead), 18 Chipping Hill and forge, 16 Chipping Hill (Bramstons, in trees), 14 Chipping Hill (Recess), 12 Chipping Hill, 10 Chipping Hill (these two a pair), 8 Chipping Hill (Temples, with tree in front), probably 4 Chipping Hill (the Grange, extreme right).

Postmark 30 September 1904. ‘ Addressed to Miss A Dixon, ‘Ebenezer’, 233 Whitehorse Lane, S Norwood’. Message reads ‘Dear Amy, I thought you would like this for your collection. Hope all are well. With love, Ethel’.

RefM2759
PublisherAfford, Stationer, Witham
Date taken1902-1904
SourceJohn Newman, 35 The Avenue, Witham, 
CM8 2DT
Posted on Full size 2560 × 1635

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