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West Street, Havant, about 1900

Brief Description

View of West Street, Havant, looking east towards the crossroads, about 1900.

Subject Date

About 1900

Creator

William Scorer
(Copied by: Dine, Derek
Hampshire County Library)

Owner

Hampshire Library and Information Service

Contributor

Hampshire Library and Information Service

Full Description

A path can be seen across the road, which was kept swept so the ladies going to St Faith's Church opposite would not get their long dresses dirty.Post Office: Built in 1892 at a cost of £706-5s-0d and the lamp outside cost £10-17s-6d. The Postmaster in 1896 was George Whittle and the opening times were:- Weekdays 8am to 8pm and Sundays 7am to 10am.Bank: The Capital and Counties Bank manager was Peter Mortimer Hooper.Pub: The White Hart pub (public house) was built in 1889.Copy photograph of an engraving.

Place

Havant, Hampshire

Subject

street, West Street, path, pathway, building, church, post office, bank, pub, work, postal service, postmaster, banking, bank manager, public house, pub

Name Subject

George Whittle, Peter Mortimer Hooper, St Faith's Church, Capital and Counties Bank, White Hart

Content Type

Photograph

Location

Waterlooville Library

Local Ref

093/1/6

Collection

Images

Object ID/Record ID

O180

Image ID

2317
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