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1950s – Photo of the former Sladden orchard on the corner of High Street and Brewers Lane, Badsey

Description

Two identical photos of the site of the orchard which formerly belonged to the Sladden family of Seward House (Seward House can just be seen at the right-hand side of the photo).  The land was sold in the 1950s and the trees felled in preparation for the building of a detached bungalow (now called The Majors, 21 High Street) at the west end and a detached bungalow (called Allen Croft, No 10 Brewers Lane) at the east end.  In the 1970s, three detached houses were built in between the two (Nos 4, 6 & 8 Brewers Lane).

Year created
1950s
Physical Characteristics (Dimensions)
13.6 cm x 8.7 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description)
2 x black and white photographs
Donor or Creator of Records
Paul Brazier
Provenance
Brazier family collection
Nature of Acquisition
Gift
Accession Date
January 2020
Access Conditions
Contat Archive Manager
Reference
4106/PEO/BRAZ