16. Guithavon Street

  People often ask me where the street name “Guithavon” comes from. It was invented by Witham’s William Henry Pattisson in 1842, when he gave the land for Guithavon Street to be laid out. Previously there had just been a footpath. He decided that Guithavon had been the old Celtic name for Witham, with Guith … Continue reading “16. Guithavon Street”