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Derbyshire Photographers' Profiles
by Brett Payne, of Tauranga, New Zealand
Sankey Brothers

of Eckington

Sankey Bros. is assumed to have operated a studio in Eckington, probably for a brief period.


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An image of a mounted, postcard-sized photo in an embossed folder has been contributed, but I have been unable to find any further information about this studio.

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Image © & courtesy of Peter O'Driscoll
Unidentified young woman
by Sankey Bros. of Eckington
Undated, but probably taken in 1900s or 1910s

Format: Mounted postcard
Size: 86 x 135 mm
Negative No. (written in pencil on reverse) A8951

Image © & courtesy of Peter O'Driscoll

Notes: Please contact Brett Payne if you are able to provide a date for this photo, or any information about Sankey Bros.

Image © & courtesy of Peter O'Driscoll

References
Images kindly provided by Peter O'Driscoll
1901 UK Census - online from Ancestry.com
Anon (1912) Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire 1912, Kelly's Directories Ltd., London.
Anon (1932) Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire 1932, 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.
Craven, Maxwell (ed.) (1993) Keene's Derby, Breedon Books, Derby, pp. 200-202. - by kind courtesy of Sonia Addis-Smith

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