Old Photos of Witham

The funeral of Charles Sneezum, photo no.1

Taken: 29 October 1915, Ref: M922

The funeral of Charles Sneezum, First World War. photo no. 1.

Entering Guithavon Street. Brass band of soldiers. Probably Mr Blood in his bath chair on the corner.

Includes left to right, 51 Newland Street (shop, with gable), 53 Newland, 55 Newland Street, 57 Newland Street (with foliage and porch; has sign ‘To sale or let’).

See the Essex County Chronicle for 5 November 1915 and for 26 May 1916.

There are a considerable number of photos of the Sneezum family, i.e. M150, M201, M922 to M927, M929 to M943, and M1086. There are also references to them in many of the posts about the First World War, which come under Subjects.

PhotographerFred Hayward
Date taken29 October 1915
SourceRoy Gage
Posted on Full size 4047 × 2464

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