Old Photos of Witham

Glover’s garage, corner of Avenue and Newland Street, with Doe’s van

Taken: 1957-1965, Ref: M2210

Glover’s garage, corner of Avenue and Newland Street. In the background is British Legion Hall (opened October 1957, see M2212 for earlier view without it) and the old Catholic church. Tanker lorry behind petrol pumps. Includes van belonging to ‘Doe and Sons Contracts Ltd., Fyfield, Ongar, Essex’, with registration number 412 FPU. This was registered on 24 January 1956 to ‘E Doe and Sons Ltd., Fyfield, Ongar Essex (agent, Doe Bros, Maldon)’. It was a Thames van, goods, chassis C882570. Info from ERO C/DF 11/154. Same occasion as M2209.

RefM2210
Date taken1957-1965
SourceScott-Mason, John. 29 Homefield Road, Witham, CM8 2NS. He took the photo. Reproduced with the permission of Adam Scott-Mason.
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