Market Hill

Subject: Utilities and Public Services

Gallery: Up to 1970

Catalogue ref: pa743

Postmaster Joseph Francis Hills and his staff outside Sudbury’s first dedicated Post Office – at 3-4 Market Hill (on the site now occupied by Dorothy Perkins.) It was a family business employing his two daughters Kate and Ellen (Fanny), who are seated second left and second right, and his son Benjamin William, seated first right, who took over the running of the Post Office in the same year as the photograph, 1897).