Old Photos of Witham

Front of semi-detached house, location unknown

Taken: 1930s, Ref: M2163

Front of semi-detached house. David Webb who brought the pictures thought it was probably Guithavon Rise (built late 1920s) but in fact the houses there are different. Probably same place as in M2164, M2165 and M2166. Was in small snapshot album which has on the back ‘Butcher’s Studios, Witham. Same Day Service. Developing, Printing, Enlarging’ (George Butcher came mid-1920s).

RefM2163
Date taken1930s
SourceWebb, David. 87 Station Road, Manningtree, Essex. CO11 1ED The photos formerly belonged to Lucy Croxall and her sisters. A relative of theirs from the Midlands (perhaps a brother) asked David, who was driving him in a taxi, to dispose of them about the 1980s, perhaps when the sisters moved to a home or when one died.
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