ANNESLEY BANK

LYNDHURST, THE NEW FOREST

The Literary Lives of Mary Elizabeth Braddon by Jennifer Carnell (Biography)

A postcard (circa 1900) showing the approach into the village of Bank from the Lyndhurst Road. Many of the properties in Bank were built by Mary Braddon and John Maxwell.

'Miss Braddon's Cottage at Lyndhurst.'
The house was small to begin with, but was extended over the years.

The approach road to Annesley at the hamlet of Bank.

'Miss Braddon's New Forest Home at Bank'
Postcard sent from Lyndhurst in 1904.

A colour version of the postcard.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annesley Bank later became a Barnardo's home for children. By coincidence, Braddon was a contributing writer for a book published to raise money for the Barnardo Fund.

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