Old Photos of Witham

Wide part of Newland Street looking up

Taken: 1898-1910, Ref: M1536

Wide part of Newland Street, looking up. Left hand side of road, left to right, 72 Newland Street (Bradshaw, tailor and hatter), 70 Newland Street white top), 68 Newland Street (Frederick Pluck, boot repairing depot), 66 Newland Street (house), buildings in Coach House Way (white), 64 Newland Street (behind telegraph pole). Right hand side of road, left to right, 53 Newland Street, 55 Newland Street (red, right of lamp), 57 Newland Street (with porch), 59 Newland Street (two-storey), 61 Newland Street (without clock that was put there 1910), 63 Newland Street (shop). Frith’s number, 26225, is supposed to mean taken in 1890 but Bradshaw and Pluck were first in directories in 1899. Back is divided as introduced in 1902 (though photo could be earlier I suppose).

PublisherF Frith & Co, Brighton. Number 26225 ?
Date taken1898-1910
SourceKey, Margaret, via May, Peter
Posted on Full size 3497 × 2192

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.