Studios in Regent Road, Great Yarmouth

 

 

Regent Road housed its first photographers in the late 1850s and became a popular studio address from the 1860s onward. (King Street extended the town’s main photographic quarter from the mid-1870s.)

 

Dates of studio occupation tend to be approximate. More precise details appear under individual directory entries.

 

 

Regent Road studios:

 

number unknown:

James Ford

1860s

 

number unknown:

Robert Rodwell

1863

 

number 2:

William Fisher

late 1850s

Alfred Watson

1865-1870s

 

numbers 3 & 4:

Thomas Ayers

late 1850s, 1860s

 

number 8 &/or 9:

Thomas Ayers

1870s-1916 or later

 

number 12:

Walter Mason

1912-1914

 

number 12a:

Edgar & Co

1904

 

number 16:

George Gray

1881

 

number 23:       Seaman

            1914-1916 or later

 

number 68:

Charles Edwards

1870s

 

number 73:

Stephen Batchelder

1870s

 

number 81:

Charles Edwards

1860s

George Sherman

late 1890s

 

number 82:

George Sherman

1892-1901

Sarah Sherman

1908

Taylor & Co

1912

 

numbers 92/3:

Ernest Day

1900-1901 (but see dates of Tilley Brothers, below) 

                        Tilley Brothers

                                    early 1900s(?), but there is a suggestion of their presence

                                    in 1897.

 

number 116:

Elizabeth Miller

1890

 

Go to:

King Street studios

 

Miller Studios

 

Norfolk directory

 

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