Old Photos of Witham

Funeral procession of Admiral Sir William Luard going into Guithavon Street

Taken: 24 May 1910, Ref: M1085

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.

RefM1085
Date taken24 May 1910
SourceSmith, Maurice. Now vol 5, E15, at Witham Library
Posted on Full size 2349 × 1549

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