Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   
Derbyshire Photographers' Profiles
by Brett Payne, of Tauranga, New Zealand
Albert Heath

of Thanet Street, Clay Cross




Go straight to Portfolio


Albert Heath operated a studio in Thanet Street, Clay Cross, from at least 1904 to 1912 (Adamson, 1997), although several examples of postcards (see below) suggest that he was in business well after then.

Portfolio
Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford
Unidentified young woman
by A. Heath of Thanet Street, Clay Cross
Undated, but probably taken c. 1910-1920

Format: Post Card

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Notes

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford
Three unidentified children
by A. Heath of Clay Cross
Undated, but probably taken c. 1905-1910

Format: Post Card

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Notes

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Image © & courtesy of Mike Briggs Image © & courtesy of Mike Briggs
Duke II.  The Ram of the 6th T(erritorial)s. Nott(ingham)s(hire). & Derbys(hire). (Regiment)
by A. Heath of Clay Cross
Postmarked 28 July 1913, but clearly a copy of earlier postcard dated 1910

Format: Post Card  Size: Card 140.5 x 89.5 Photo frame 129.5 x 81.5 mm

Image © & courtesy of Mike Briggs


Image © & courtesy of Mike Briggs Image © & courtesy of Mike Briggs
Soldiers from the  Notts. & Derbys. Regiment
by A. Heath of Clay Cross
Undated, but probably taken c.1910-1914

Format: Post Card  Size: Card 141 x 90 Photo frame 130.5 x 80.5 mm

Image © & courtesy of Mike Briggs


Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford
Emma Stoppard (1862-1939)
by A. Heath of Clay Cross
Undated

Format: Post Card

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Notes (KB): Probably taken after 1925 when her husband died.

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford
Ladies cleaning the floor of the Gospel Mission Chapel, Broadleys, Clay Cross
by A. Heath of Clay Cross
Undated, but possibly taken in the 1930s

Format: Unknown

Image © & courtesy of Kerrie Brailsford

Notes: Two of the women in this photo have been identified, providing a possible date for the photograph as in the 1930s - see Kerrie's Brailsford Family Forum for further details.


References
Images kindly provided by Mike Briggs & Kerrie Brailsford
1841-1901 UK Census - online from Ancestry.com
1901 UK Census index - online from the PRO
FreeBMD
International Genealogical Index - online from the LDS church
North East Midland Photographic Record - Picture the Past
Anon (1912) Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire 1912, Kelly's Directories Ltd., London.
Adamson, Keith I.P. (1997) Professional Photographers in Derbyshire 1843 - 1914, The PhotoHistorian, No. 118 Supplement, September 1997, ISSN 0957-0209. Courtesy of John Bradley.

Home Page
Index to Photographers
Photographer Profiles
Contribute an Image
South Derbyshire Genealogy

Back to the Top


© 2002-2008 Brett Payne All Rights Reserved