The Whitten Timber Story

I went to see Something Very Extraordinary – The Whitten Timber Story at the Peckham Platform in August 2014. This was an archival exhibition exploring the history of a local timber merchant, which included rare images of the Grand Surrey Canal, the subject of my final MA project. The black-and-white photographs of the canal were very evocative of a different time and way of life, showing … Continue reading The Whitten Timber Story