London Borough of Barking Official Guide

Object number

LDVAL 2012.16.4


Collection of material removed by James Howson during his time as curator of Valence House Museum. Book containing information about many servies and businesses in Barking, in addition to A Short History of Barking by James Howson.

Physical description

White paperback with title in green and an illustration of the Barking coat of arms in black. Inside front cover shows an advertisement for Allen Office Machines Ltd. Inside back cover shows an advertisement for P. J. Weller & Sons Ltd, incorporated insurance brokers.


Whole width: 140mm
length: 213mm

Collection type


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InstitutionValence House Museum
Collection typeEphemera