A view of 21-27 Eltham High Street, taken from the south-west

Date:
18 Oct 1924
Location:
21-27 Eltham High Street, Eltham, Greenwich, Greater London Authority
Reference:
BB71/08964B
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

This is a photograph of an image printed in a newspaper. It is believed that the image was photographed by PEW Street c1924-1950.

The photographer's notes state: 'Copy. View in "The Times", Oct. 18. 1924, of Blackney's Smithy in centre of picture on N. side High Street. "Local tradition associates the Smithy with Dick Turpin". On left No 21 (nearer) and No 23. Then the Smithy and No 27 adjoining on E. All these were demolished in 1925. The high building, at back of No 27, is Barclay's Bank'.

21-27 Eltham High Street were located on the north side of the street, close to the present location of numbers 113-133.

This image is on the same negative as BB71/08964A.

Content

This is part of the Series: PEW01/01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection, Negatives; within the Collection: PEW01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Creator of Archive: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Keywords

Post Medieval Blacksmiths Workshop

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