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John Charles Garrood

of Hertford


John Charles Garrood

He was an established plumber in Hertford who went bankrupt in 1863, but had been taking photographs for seven years when in 1864 he opened as a photographer  in Ware Road, Hertford, at prices which undercut Charles Forscutt.

Herts Guardian, 20th August 1864

carte de visite of young girl by Garrood of Hertford  
Carte de visite by Garrood of Hertford  

He was listed as a photographer at Railway Place, Hertford, in the 1871 census.


By 1881 he was back to plumbing - where he was lodging in Norfolk, his wife living in Kent.

March 2014   Page created
June 2014   second cdv added