PGPT046 and 047

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PGPT046
Date: 1940s
Source: photograph given to PG archive by someone who had lived in the Plantation house during her training as a midwife.

The Doulton fountain on the lawn beside the house was regularly chosen as a background for souvenir photographs (cf PGPT141).

PGPT047
Date: 1936
Source: photograph given to PG archive by Mrs Trick (nee Drake), who is the child in the photograph.

The side elevation of ‘The Beeches’ with its 19c conservatory is in the background. Mr H.J.Drake was tenant of the house for most of the 1930s.