ST8893 : Buildings in Long Street, Tetbury

taken 9 years ago, near to Tetbury, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Buildings in Long Street, Tetbury
Buildings in Long Street, Tetbury
Above the door of The Ferns, number 41, with its Doric columns and dentilled cornice, is inscribed "Sir William Romneys School". It "was bought in 1671 by Nathaniel Body, clothier, whose family occupied it until 1770 when it was sold to John Paul (d. 1787); members of the Paul family lived there until 1892" (From: 'Tetbury: Growth of the town and outlying settlements', A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11: Bisley and Longtree Hundreds (1976), pp. 260-264. URL: LinkExternal link
It is now a medical practice. LinkExternal link

Another clothier, Nathaniel Mayo, lived next door at the taller number 39 from 1627; a later occupant in the early C18 was Hopeful Vokins, a tobacconist. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Monday, 11 January, 2010
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 8894 9326 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:38.2820N 2:9.6727W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 8892 9327
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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