House Auction Document (1928)

A 1928 document featuring an auction of houses at Victoria Terrace, Crawthorne Road (top) and Salisbury Terrace, Monument Street (bottom).

The auction took place at the Angel Hotel on Narrow Street.

House’s Ginger Beer Bottle

A ginger beer bottle from Kings Cliffe born George House’s brewery on Monument Street, dating back to the late 1880s.

WH Speechley & Sons

A promotional card for WH Speechley & Sons of Monument Street Рpossibly captured alongside Central Park.

The Speechley business started in 1912 with horse-drawn carriages before switching to motor vehicles after the Great War in 1919. The chap in the top hat on the far right may well be William Herbert Speechley, the proprietor of the business.