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Picture taken inside No 15 Whelley
Photo: Stuart jarvis
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Item #: 19001
I took this shot inside No 15 Whelley in the early 1970s but never printed it until now.

Comment by: henry7 on 23rd November 2011 at 15:41

Very atmospheric photo, bring back memories of my grandma's house.

Comment by: k smith on 23rd November 2011 at 17:24

My grandfathers sister Margaret Robinson lived at No 21 Whelley in 1911

Comment by: Catherine on 23rd November 2011 at 19:07

Henry, it reminded me of my Nana's house in Bottling Wood. Very evocative photo.

Comment by: irene roberts on 23rd November 2011 at 20:59

Agreed, Henry 7; very atmospheric.....almost as if it is waiting to come back to life.

Comment by: Gem on 23rd November 2011 at 22:20

GG Grandparents lived at no 13 in 1911

Comment by: gypo julie on 24th November 2011 at 00:42

i live in whelley and still have a tiled hearth like that one under my carpet in front room

Comment by: carol on 27th November 2011 at 09:14

very reminiscent of the front / living room at my grandmother's in Logwood avenue. I lived there for the first 2 years of my life in the early 60's. Thank you for the memory.

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