Old Photos of Witham

Crittall’s lead glazing works, group of three, with a Crittall sign

Taken: 1926-1929, Ref: M2735

Crittall’s lead glazing works, Maltings Lane. Group of three with Crittall sign. On the left is Emily Carter (later Mrs Charlie Wade, who married in 1929 and stopped working at the factory then).

The factory probably opened in early 1926 (Witham UDC building plan 369, at ERO, approved 28 December 1925, is for the conversion of the old maltings, architect CHB Quennell).

RefM2735
Date taken1926-1929
SourceWade, Cyril, 13 Long Acre Road, Cressing
Posted on Full size 1779 × 2560

Unless otherwise specified, photos are the copyright of the original photographer.

Every effort has been made to contact the owners of the photos or their relatives, to obtain their permission to use their pictures. But I have not always managed to find them, for which I apologise.

The photos appear in the order they were catalogued. Use Search to look for photos showing particular people, places etc.