The Slaugham Archives

Early morning outside the Red Lion, Handcross
The Slaugham Archive
Early morning outside the Red Lion, Handcross

On the side of the cart on the left is inscribed “Hoadley” and David Hoadley's shop was just out of the picture on the corner facing up the Handcross High Street.
From the shadows of the two pollarded trees it would seem that it is early morning, but not too early, though, to leave open the front door of the Red Lion.
Curtains are hanging in all four windows of the ostler’s cottage as the building would have been two stories then. The flooring has since been removed and the resulting room is open from the ground to the roof.
Picture added on 19 December 2012 at 15:45
This picture is in the following groups
Pubs - Handcross
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.


Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.


Staplefield Road in HandcrossPetanque club of Handcross play French teamBritish Legion jumble sale in Parish HallBus and rail services for Handcross (2 of 2)Southdown bus service in Handcross (1 of 2)Public library in HandcrossHandcross featured in local newspaperRoy Leadbetter and HMS RawalpindiNew Community Centre in Pease PottageHandcross cricket team