Old Photos of Witham

Funeral procession of Admiral Sir William Luard going into Guithavon Street

Taken: 24 May 1910, Ref: M1745

Funeral procession of Admiral Sir William Luard of Witham Lodge. He died after his horse and trap ran into a telegraph post outside the Swan public house (153 Newland Street). The whole town closed down for his funeral.

PhotographerFred Hayward
Date taken24 May 1910
SourceLong, Mary. Sent on CD. Her reference: Funeral Adm. Luard 1910.JPG
Posted on Full size 3486 × 2274

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