Magic Lantern Slide: The Old Barn, Chesfield, Margate

This slide by William Weaver Baker shows shows the Old Barn Tea Rooms in Chesfield, Kent. The structure is a late medieval timbered farm barn with a thatched roof. The survival of the barn makes it still a significant feature in the village.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
313/1977/397
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Material
glasspaperphotographic emulsion
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: The Old Barn, Chesfield, Margate
Simple Name
slide
Inscription Transcription
handwritten 'OLD BARN CHESFIELD' on top edge; handwritten 'The Old Barn. Chesfield -- Margate' on mount
Period Classification
Inter War (1918-1939)
Production Country
United Kingdom
Production Date
1939
Production Person Initials
W. Weaver
Production Person Surname
Baker

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Lantern Slide: The Old Barn, Chesfield, Margate