44. Basil Palmer's saddlery

I was recently shown this splendid photograph of Basil Palmer and his shop by Stephen, one of his grandsons. The picture was probably taken in the late 1920s, at 45 Newland Street (aka High Street) (now rebuilt). Gerald Palmer, Basil’s son and Stephen’s father, was born in 1910 and brought up at the shop. He … Continue reading “44. Basil Palmer's saddlery”