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Funeral of Sgt Major Sharpe (1913)

This 1913 image is marked “Funeral of the late Sergt: Major Sharpe, Peterboro’, Mch 22nd 1913” and shows crowds gathering on Broadway near the cemetery at the junction with Granville Street.

Tilbury & Sons Ginger Beer Bottles

Two ginger beer bottles from Tilbury & Sons who can be traced back to High Wycombe born John Tilbury who was publican at the Bell & Oak on Market Square from the lateĀ 1870s through to theĀ 1890s and his sons William and John who continued the brewery business from Granville Street and later from Padholme Road.