Old Photos of Witham

Railway station from platform

Taken: 1905-1908, Ref: M2774

The railway station from a platform, looking east. After it had been rebuilt, following the Cromer Express disaster of 1905. Shows the bookstall and some of station staff. 

No stamp or postmark or addressee. The message reads ‘March 9th 1908, Faulkbourn Rectory, Dear Uncle, I am sending you a postcard of Witham Station. I expect you will think it has altered. Much love and kisses to all from Daisy xxxxx’.

PublisherKingsway Photo Series
Date taken1905-1908
SourceJohn Newman, 35 The Avenue, Witham, 
Posted on Full size 1952 × 1277

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