Old Photos of Witham

People in swimming pool, waterworks cottages behind

Taken: 1933-1939, Ref: M2161

People in open-air swimming pool behind the Swan. Opened May 1933, closed 1939 with outbreak of War. At back are Waterworks cottages, with changing rooms in front. Possibly lady front left might be Lucy Croxall.

RefM2161
Date taken1933-1939
SourceWebb, David. 87 Station Road, Manningtree, Essex. CO11 1ED 

The photos formerly belonged to Lucy Croxall and her sisters. A relative of theirs from the Midlands (perhaps a brother) asked David, who was driving him in a taxi, to dispose of them about the 1980s, perhaps when the sisters moved to a home or when one died.
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