Francis Edward Horton (1902 - 1976)

Album of Hampstead Postcards (1920s-30s)

This album of Hampstead themed postcards was put together by Francis Edward Horton (known by his family as Frank) who was born at 119 Heath Street in Hampstead in 1902, later moving to 35 High Street. Francis' father William Phelps Horton was a master builder, and had a successful building and decorating business in Hampstead. Francis Horton loved living in Hampstead, and knew a great deal about the area and its history.  Francis Horton died in 1976.