Photos with tag: 1870s

Horse-drawn gypsy caravan , 1874 Horse-drawn gypsy caravan with inscription on van: “no connex with the organ grinder” and date August 4th 1874. See also slide 1656.

Horse drawn gypsy caravan , 1874 Horse-drawn gypsy caravan with inscription on van: “no connex with the organ grinder” and date August 4th 1874

Thornton’s Corner and Brook Place, Beckenham , Beckenham 1878 Boys standing in street after flood water of April 1878 subsided. Facing north towards to shops on Beckenham High Street.


Thornton’s Corner and Brook Place, Beckenham , Beckenham 1878 Boys standing in street after flood water of April 1878 subsided. Facing north towards to shops on Beckenham High Street.

Greyhound Hotel,¬†Beckenham c.1870 Early building of the Greyhound Hotel. Sign reads ‘Nicholls Entire Fine Ales’ Wine Merchants.

Greyhound Hotel, Beckenham (Flooded) 1878 Bystanders outside the Greyhound Hotel in flood waters at the east end of the High Street. Water trough can be clearly seen in road outside the building.


The Greyhound Public House, Beckenham 1878 Men standing in flood water outside The Greyhound Public House in April 1878

The Greyhound, Beckenham c.1877 Front of public house with flags flying. Spire of Christ Church can be seen in background.

Old Beckenham Church , Beckenham 1874 Facing west towards Church, taken from path in churchyard amongst the graves


St Georges Church, Beckenham , Beckenham 1870s Looking north up Church Hill (High Street) towards parish church. Note the earth bank on left of image