Old Photos of Witham

First World War, soldiers carrying thatched structure past Whitehall (no.20)

Taken: 1916 approx, Ref: M1890

Has no.20 on front. Soldiers during First World War. Probably Royal Engineers (information from Ian Hook,formerly of Essex Regiment Museum), carrying what appears to be the frame of a small building, perhaps with thatch as roof. Large building behind them is 18 Newland Street (Whitehall). Gate of no.16 (Roslyn House) on right. To left are 22 Newland Street, 24 Newland Street, 26 Newland Street.

RefM1890
Date taken1916 approx
SourceLittlewood, Sue
Posted on Full size 3250 × 2041

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