London Road, Braintree, 1901Reproduced courtesy of The Francis Frith Collection.
History of Braintree >> Poll of Voters 1847
These are the residents and non-resident landowners of Braintree who voted in the 1847 general election. Source: Essex Standard 20 August 1847.
Thomas H. Burrell
John M. Charlton
James Richard Cook
John Thomas Cook
John S. Harrison
John Oates Harrison
Charles J. Lambert
High Street, BraintreeLow resolution copy courtesy of Footsteps' Shop on Ebay. Quality postcards of Essex.
Thomas I. Messent
Rev. Bernard Scale
George D. Skingley
George A. Slaughter
John Sly sen.
Josiah A. Smith
Augustus C. Veley
Rev. P. Wakeham
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Braintree - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Braintree - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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