R S Joy – firm outing

Subject: Old Shops

Gallery: Up to 1970

Catalogue ref: pa864

Robert Sizer Joy owned furnishing and drapery shops in Sudbury at the end of the 19th/early 20th century at Nos 11 and 29 Market Hill. He also provided an undertakers business, including making the coffins. His employees (and some guests?) are seen here taking tea on a staff outing in 1905.