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Gillingham area mystery building photo
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2012, 16:57:18 »
Does anyone know where this building is?


My aunt has it noted as its where my grandfather Frederick Pott had his architects office. In reality he worked from home in Gilligham and this clearly isn't Richmond road. Neither is it the address of the builder Ernest Rowden in Osborn Place.

Unfortunately the stamp is missing so I don't have an exact date. It was posted to Miss E French, later to be his wife, 137 Livingstone rd. Perhaps very romantic but nonetheless now very frustrating the message just reads 'con amore FDP'giving no clue as where the building was. Other similar messages on postcards were posted in 1914-15. The photo was taken or at least printed by W.Hipperson, Gillingham.

I guess it is a picture of a recently finished commission also that it is fairly near to Gillingham as that is where the builder was based. But where?

 

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