Collinsgby Caricatures of eminent Mitcham residents
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|Copyright 1||London Borough of Merton|
|Notes / History||Church; the vicar, Rev D.F. Wilson.
Harmony; The bandmaster of the Holborn Schools boys’ band.
Cricket; James Southerton, a cricketer.
Experience; John Bowyer, also a cricketer.
Seeds; John R. Chart, who is show sitting on a tripod and camera, suggesting the possibility that he could have been a photographer.
Uncle; James Mouland, the owner of a pawnbrokers on the corner of Sibthorpe Road and also a jewellers which was just a few doors down.
Pills; a local Dr who resented being the subject of a caricature.
Temperance; Thomas Francis Senior.
Official; H.W Hayward, the village postmaster.
Chrichton; Thomas Compton the school master of the national school.