In response to the letter from Dr Ashton Emery of South Africa, he may be surprised/delighted to learn that the family are indeed in Littlehampton, walking towards Littlehampton seafront and harbour mouth.
In the 1930s, this was a well-known area for professional photographers to take pictures of visitors to earn a living.
Today, most of the area behind his family has changed, but the basic river arera is still the same with it curving to the left. I hope this is of interest.
• Editor’s note: As well as the letters received answering Dr Emery’s query, scores of people commented on the Herald & Gazette’s Facebook pages and others emailed direct. Dr Emery also sent a further thank you letter.
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