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Hampton Hill in times gone by

These beautiful photos, published with permission from the John Sheaf Collection, are a fascinating insight into what Hampton Hill looked like (and we would have dressed like!) over 100 years ago.

  • High Street, c1905

    High Street, c1905

  • Paines Butchers, established in 1818

    Paines Butchers, established in 1818

  • Rain shower on Hampton Hill crossroads, c1907

    Rain shower on Hampton Hill crossroads, c1907

  • Tramcar on the High Street, c1903

    Tramcar on the High Street, c1903

  • Pantile Bridge, c1890

    Pantile Bridge, c1890

  • View from St James's looking towards the High Street, c1895

    View from St James's looking towards the High Street, c1895

  • Prewett's Dairy milkman with his assistant

    Prewett's Dairy milkman with his assistant

  • Local children on Windmill Road

    Local children on Windmill Road

  • Prewett's delivery boy

    Prewett's delivery boy