A view looking south along the High Street from the yard to the south of the Black Boy public house

Date:
18 Jul 1928
Location:
72-82 High Street, St Mary Cray, Bromley, Greater London Authority
Reference:
BB71/09109
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Description

The photographer's notes state: 'Nos 72 (nearest), 74 & 76 (weatherboarded block); then Nos 78, 80 & 82 (cream washed block). West side. Police station south of yard on left (east). This yard is on the site of the old two gabled block between the police station on south and the Black Boy pub on the north (see No 881). Just beyond the Police station and set back are Nos 81 & 83 "Dunley House" (further one)'. [No 881 refers to BB71/09108]

There is also an additional note stating: 'Nos 72-82 incl. badly damaged by enemy action April 16. 1941'.

They have since been demolished and the yard from which this photograph was taken is now the west end of Mountfield Way.

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

Photographer: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Keywords

Shop, Post Medieval Row House