Norwood Estate Factory Rebuild


A pictorial essay on the rebuilding of the Norwood Tea factory circa 1950s from the photo album of Dick Hazell, Manager of Norwood at the time. The album was made available kind courtesy of his daughter, Moiya, who was born at the Hatton Nursing Home in 1949. Moiya’s memories of Norwood were captured in an article penned by Delerine Munzeer when Moiya visited in 2007. You can read that article here – Days of Wine and Roses.

Click here to view the pictorial essay of the Norwood factory re-build.


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