Old Photos of Witham

Emily Chaplin and George Pease at Cooper Taber glass building in Station Road

Taken: 25 June 1956, Ref: M976

Emily Chaplin and George Pease at Cooper Taber prizewinning glass buildings built in 1956. Cooper Taber was a seed company in Station Road. Emily Chaplin worked there for years, and her husband also. She lived in Laurence Avenue in the end. George Pease lived in Southcott Road; he fell in the water once when he arrived first for work (known as the ‘static water tank’). The copy in the album was made from a copy neg taken from a print. The scanned version on the computer was made from the original negative; this latter may be the clearer version but has not been printed out.

RefM976
PhotographerRoy Gage
Date taken25 June 1956
SourceRoy Gage
Posted on Full size 879 × 1284

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