Little has changed at this end of Loughton High Road over the last 70 years since this picture was taken in the 1950s.

Loughton’s first railway station terminated here in 1856 near to the former site of Café Rouge.

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Loughton High Road in 2020Loughton High Road in 2020 (Image: Gary Stone)

Gary Stone is a local historian (@loughtonhistory).