Phipps Bridge Road: Posting a letter

Phipps Bridge Road: Posting a letter

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Partial / Incomplete Date c. 1920
Area Mitcham
Copyright 1 Wandle Industrial Museum
Stakeholder Image WIM
Picture Reference WIMP35
Original Format Photo
Photographer / Origin of Photo George Humphrey
Notes / History Believed to be a Mrs Panell posting a letter at the pillar box in Phipps Bridge Road, beside the Pickle Ditch. It had formerly been at the entrance to Harland’s Paint Works office ( observation from a local resident in 1977 ) The photographer may be George Humphrey who lodged with Mrs Panell for many years, and who was a professional photographer on “The Chronicle” (?) daily paper Mrs Panell had been a postwoman in WW1

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