Object Detail

Object Name
Henley on Thames Official Guide, March 1957.

Fifty two page paperback guide to Henley and the local area.Includes a variety of articles, advertisments and a map of the River Thames from Shiplake to Hurley.

Published by the Henley on Thames and District chamber of Trade under the auspices of the Henley on Thames Town Council.

Cover design by R.H. Hubbard and photographs by George Bushell & Son of Henley.

George Bushell came to Henley in 1919 and took over the task of taking photographs of Henley and its surroundings from two predecessors, called Marsh and Marshall. Bushell died in the 1960s but his business was carried on by his son and grandson. It is his grandson, also called George Bushell, who has donated this important collection of photographs and glass plate negatives to the Museum.
Accession No
Associated Date
Mar 1957
Associated Period
20th century
Associated Event
Acquisitions Meeting February, 2004