Taken near the beginning of last century, from Church Road.
The only building in Coast Road is the pair of weatherboard cottages opposite St Peter's Well. (Still there although much improved.)
The Pullen Family lived there, and worked on the Market Garden owned by the people living in Yew Tree House. 12 members of the Pullen Family were born there.

This information was given to me, along ...
Cat1 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat2 Families-->Pullen

Taken near the beginning of last century, from Church Road. The only building in Coast Road is the pair of weatherboard cottages opposite St Peter's Well. (Still there although much improved.) The Pullen Family lived there, and worked on the Market Garden owned by the people living in Yew Tree House. 12 members of the Pullen Family were born there.
This information was given to me, along with the picture, by Percy, who is reputed to be the lad leaning on the delivery bike outside the shop at the corner of Church Rd & Churchfields.
Date: c1900      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Pat Kirby
Image ID AA000000
Category 1 Mersea-->Coast Road
Category 2 Families-->Pullen

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.