Mandeville in Willoughby Avenue - the first house on Mersea for the Bush family. Formerly the home of Beryl Wish who was married to Captain Wish. The house was rented for the Bush family's first summer on Mersea.
 It was in bad repair and was pulled down shortly afterwards.

[In the Electoral Rolls, Mandeville is listed under Howard Avenue.]


From A brief history of West Mersea ...
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Mandeville in Willoughby Avenue - the first house on Mersea for the Bush family. Formerly the home of Beryl Wish who was married to Captain Wish. The house was rented for the Bush family's first summer on Mersea. It was in bad repair and was pulled down shortly afterwards.
[In the Electoral Rolls, Mandeville is listed under Howard Avenue.]

From A brief history of West Mersea General Practice from 1971, by Alison Bush.
Date: December 2009      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Alison Bush
Image ID MPUB_SUR_003_001
Category 1 Mersea-->Buildings


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