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14, 16 and 18 High Street on the day of the fire, showing the roof etc. all gone with a fireman at the upstairs window.

The occupier at the time of the fire,  on May 26th 1905 was Thomas Rogers, a shepherd and wife Fanny, along with Ruth and Frank, two (of their 10) children, along with his mother in law, Sarah Bonham, and Fred and Albert Shurvinton.

These were his 5 and 6 year old grandsons who came to live with them after their father was killed in the Boer War. (see KL105-KL108)

Photographer: Unknown

Image lent by : Mrs Jean Charles

Connected Photos: KL105 | KL106 | KL107 | KL108 | DK034 | KL360

16 High Street during the Great Fire of Eydon

SKU: KL023

Eydon Village Photo Archive

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