Off to Church. Outside Roosevelt (now 87 East Street) at the top of Woodrolfe Road, a bride waits to board the carriage pulled by two fine horses to take her to be married. From the house, flags are flying across the road, a custom which was frequently observed in the village when there was a wedding.


Plate 17 in More from Tollesbury Past, where the above caption is taken from. The ...
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Off to Church. Outside "Roosevelt" (now 87 East Street) at the top of Woodrolfe Road, a bride waits to board the carriage pulled by two fine horses to take her to be married. From the house, flags are flying across the road, a custom which was frequently observed in the village when there was a wedding.

Plate 17 in More from Tollesbury Past, where the above caption is taken from. The picture was originally from Mr L. Holman.


Date: 1909      

Photo: Mersea Museum - Cedric Gurton Tollesbury
Image ID MBK_TPT_011_001
Category 1 Tollesbury-->Buildings
Category 2 Tollesbury-->Transport

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.