Part of a curved timber beam, identified by the photographer as being from the roof of the entrance hall in the old farmhouse at Manor Farm, lying on the ground at Scadbury Park

Date:
22 Aug 1936
Location:
Scadbury Park, Chislehurst, Bromley, Greater London Authority
Reference:
BB71/09214
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

The photographer's notes state: 'The entrance hall part roof principal upside down. The west end broken away. In the distance can be seen the unfinished structure, being erected from the Manor Farmhouse timber. The old arcade is just discernible'.

There is an additional note stating: 'Photographs taken at Scadbury Park, Chislehurst'.

The farmhouse at Manor Farm was located on the east side of the Orpington Bypass (now Cray Avenue), just to the south of the railway line. It was demolished between January and February 1936.

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

20th Century Timber Framed Building

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