Old Photos of Witham

Recess (14 Chipping Hill) from the back, with the garden

Taken: 1920s?, Ref: M2345

Recess (14 Chipping Hill) from the back, with garden. John Douglas Dean, builder, and his wife Edith Bessie (nee Rust) lived there with their son Peter c 1921-1929. Postcard sent to their son Peter in Malaya, i.e. Major P S W Dean, Contingent Special Branch, P.O. Box 10, Alor Star, Kedah, Malaya, probably in the 1950s, but it is an older card. Message reads ‘Recess the back. This will bring back old memories of your young playing days. Love, Daddy’.

Date taken1920s?
SourceDean, Peter, Foresters, New Road, Tostock, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9PJ (tel 01359 270511) Son of John Douglas and Edith Bessie Dean
Posted on Full size 2560 × 1593

Unless otherwise specified, photos are the copyright of the original photographer.

Every effort has been made to contact the owners of the photos or their relatives, to obtain their permission to use their pictures. But I have not always managed to find them, for which I apologise.

The photos appear in the order they were catalogued. Use Search to look for photos showing particular people, places etc.