Derek Medhurst

Sevenoaks Photographers

My interest in taking photographs led to an interest in some historical aspects of photography, including early local photographers. Over the years I've found a few old pictures taken by professional photographers based in Sevenoaks in Kent and the surrounding area. This hasn't turned into a fanatical search, really just picking them up when spotting them.

Sevenoaks supported a number of photographers in the 19th century, including

Some examples of their work can be found on the following pages

Historical - some stereo photographs of the Sevenoaks area

Historical - some cartes-de-visite by photographers in the Sevenoaks area