About the Author:
John Palombi has been Chairman of the Witham & Countryside Society since 1997. He sits on several local committees concerned with the local environment and is a trustee director of the Campaign to Protect Rural Essex. He has also played a major part in securing the extension of Witham's conservation area. John has had two previous titles published, Witham and District in Old Photographs and Guide to Chipping Hill. He lives in Witham.