Old Photos of Witham

Pelican Cottage three quarters finished

Taken: 1904, Ref: M2060

‘Pelican Cottage 3/4 finished’ [written on front]. 16 Collingwood Road. Built for the Miss Pattissons (Charlotte Alice and Ellen Catherine (Kate). Still has hedge in front – replaced by fence by 1907 (see M2062). Postmark 26 June 1904. Addressed to Mrs Tyler, Longfield, Hainault, Chadwell Heath, Essex [1906 electoral register has Arthur Tyler at this address, in Chadwell Heath ward of Dagenham]. Message reads ‘What do you think of this, we hope it will be finished next month. ECP’. Also see M2061-M2066.

Date taken1904
SourceNewbitt, Keith.
17 Medlar Close, Witham, CM8 2SU.

Posted on Full size 2560 × 1806

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