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Stratford's former Post Offices

At different times in the 19th and 20th centuries, each one of these cottages has housed the village post office.

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This 1879 map shows a post office at Old Forge Cottage.

Further information about:

Old Forge Cottage.

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A 1900 map shows a post office at Moreton Cottage (now Farthing Cottage) ....

Further information about:

Farthing Cottage

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A 1936 map shows a post office at Old Sarum View

Further information about

Old Sarum View

From the Archives - 1932 stamp

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Maps key:

Post offices marked as P.O. or post office

BM = benchmarks

W = well

LB = letterbox


Kerry O’Connor

May 2022

Photos from this website

Maps from National Library of Scotland and ©Ordnance Survey with 1879 courtesy of © British Library.

This article supplies the answer to Question No. 45 in the website's

Local History Photo Quiz.

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