The Eel's Foot

The Eel's Foot Eastbridge

Photos old and new

Above : the old Eel's Foot sign

Above : Doc Cox and co at a Thursday Squit Night

 

Above : The Foot in November 2006

 

Above : Squit Night when the Stepdancers came  

Above: The Foot in Allan Jobson's book

Above : Locals outside the Foot..note the narrow "road"

 Above : The Rouse family outside the Foot

 

  Above : The Rouse family outside their inn

Below : Picture Post 1941

 

 

The 6 pictures above are from Picture Post December 1941

 

Some Eel's Foot Singers : Jumbo Brightwell - Edgar Button-Jumbo and V.

 

  

Above : outside the the Foot in 1942

 David Rouse Landlord of the Foot from 1881 with his 2nd wife Eliza nee Goddard

They married in 1889..this photo dates from about then

[Thanks to Sue Biddle for this info.]