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  • The Royal Engineers

    10 January 2019

    The Royal Engineers Casey's Court
  • Worcester Cathedral

    12 December 2018

    A view of Worcester Cathedral from across the river Severn
  • Mary Loughton

    17 March 2018

    Grandma (Mary Loughton)
  • The Funeral of Pte E Eaton

    17 March 2018

    The Funeral of Pte E Eaton

Alfred J. Loughton in his Southwell workshop

Alfred at work in his Market Place workshop. It is not known who took these photographs.

Building violins

Alfred making violins

Alfred was often found in his in his workshop making violins. Here he takes advantage of light coming through the not-so-clear widows to aid him while he works.

Added to site: 2008/02/27

Stringing a violin

Alfred tuning a violin

Alfred sitting by the table by the window tuning a violin. Going by the amount of violin string on the desk Alfred must have just re-strung or is stringing the violin for the first time.

Added to site: 2008/02/28

Lathe by the window

Alfred working at the lathe

Alfred working at the lathe in his workshop.

Added to site: 2008/02/28