A view of an empty first floor room in the old bakehouse at East Hall, showing the alcove on the north wall which may have formerly housed one of the ovens

Date:
9 Nov 1937
Location:
East Hall, East Hall Road, St Mary Cray, Bromley, Greater London Authority, BR5
Reference:
BB71/09456
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

At the time this photograph was taken the lower floor had been coverted to a storehouse.

The photographer's notes state: 'The bakehouse. The upper floor looking north. Door opens into the partitioned off space used for the ovens (?)'.

There is also an additional note stating: 'The house, the bakehouse and the old cottage were all very badly damaged in an air raid in Sept. 1940, and were demolished later'.

The site is now known as Green Cedars.

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

Post Medieval Bakehouse

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