Photos of Witham

The Avenue from the bottom with houses

Taken: 1935 to 1936, Source: Drake, Martyn, Ref: M1360

The Avenue from the top with lots of houses. Just one gatepost left. Small trees with guards round. Also one large one in foreground. Road probably concreted, so 1935 onwards. In background at top, glove factory (1 Chipping Hill). Has written on back, April 1936, may be when received – no postmark. Addressed to Mr and Mrs H Torturue[?] Holmwood, Ashly, Near Witham[?] Hants. Message reads ‘Dear Many happy returns of the 12 with love and all good wishes to you both ever yours A T[?]’

PublisherBell 122848 [Bell to judge from number]
Date taken1935 to 1936
SourceDrake, Martyn
Posted on Full size 3132 × 1907

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