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1928 Collection (#2)

Background image1928 Collection: Morrab Gardens, Penzance, August 1928

Morrab Gardens, Penzance, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of some ladies strolling with a small child in a pushchair through the subtropical Morrab Gardens in Penzance, Cornwall, August 1928

Background image1928 Collection: Penzance, Cornwall, August 1928

Penzance, Cornwall, August 1928
A GWR publicity view over the harbour at Penzance in Cornwall in August 1928, showing the harbour wall and sprawl of the town, as well as St Marys Church in the distance

Background image1928 Collection: St Michaels Mount at High Tide, August 1928

St Michaels Mount at High Tide, August 1928
A GWR publicity image of the Cornish landmark St Michaels Mount at high tide, August 1928. The causeway linking Marazion to the castle is nowhere to be seen

Background image1928 Collection: St Michaels Mount at Low Tide, August 1928

St Michaels Mount at Low Tide, August 1928
A GWR publicity image of the Cornish landmark St Michaels Mount at low tide, August 1928. A ribbon of people are walking along the causeway between the castle and Marazion

Background image1928 Collection: St Michaels Mount, Cornwall, August 1928

St Michaels Mount, Cornwall, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of St Michaels Mount in Cornwall, taken from the sea in August 1928. The image shows the craggy Cornish rocks of the coastline and the castle at the top

Background image1928 Collection: St Mawes from the Castle, Cornwall, August 1928

St Mawes from the Castle, Cornwall, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of the coastal village of St Mawes in Cornwall, taken in August 1928 from St Mawes Castle

Background image1928 Collection: St Mawes Harbour, Cornwall, August 1928

St Mawes Harbour, Cornwall, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of the village of St Mawes in Cornwall in August 1928, showing a number of small boats moored up in the harbour

Background image1928 Collection: St Mawes, Cornwall, August 1928

St Mawes, Cornwall, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of Summers Beach at the village of St Mawes in Cornwall in August 1928. The image shows several small boats moored up in the harbour

Background image1928 Collection: Scilly Isle Flower Traffic, Cornwall, August 1928

Scilly Isle Flower Traffic, Cornwall, August 1928
A GWR publicity image taken on one of the Scilly Isles off the coast of Cornwall in August 1928, showing boats at the harbour loading flowers for shipping to the mainland

Background image1928 Collection: Lands End and Longships Lighthouse, Cornwall, c. 1928

Lands End and Longships Lighthouse, Cornwall, c. 1928
A GWR publicity view of the northern side of Lands End, Cornwall, c.1928, showing Longships Lighthouse in the distance

Background image1928 Collection: Lands End, Cornwall, c. 1928

Lands End, Cornwall, c. 1928
A GWR publicity view of the north side of Lands End, Cornwall, c.1928, showing the rugged coastal cliffs

Background image1928 Collection: Bigbury-on-Sea & Burgh Island from Challaborough Cove, August 1928

Bigbury-on-Sea & Burgh Island from Challaborough Cove, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of Bigbury-on-Sea & Burgh Island on the southern coast of Devon. Taken from Challaborough Cove, just north of Bigbury-on-Sea, in August 1928

Background image1928 Collection: Bigbury & Bantham Sands, Devon, August 1928

Bigbury & Bantham Sands, Devon, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of Bigbury & Bantham Sands on the southern coast of Devon, August 1928. A couple are having a picnic on the top of the cliffs, looking down at holidaymakers on the beach below

Background image1928 Collection: Bantham & Bigbury Sands, Devon, August 1928

Bantham & Bigbury Sands, Devon, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of Bantham & Bigbury Sands in Devon, August 1928, showing the beach at low tide with the coastline in the distance

Background image1928 Collection: Bantham, Devon, August 1928

Bantham, Devon, August 1928
A GWR publicity view of Bantham on the south Devon coast, August 1928, showing a number of tents nestled among the grass covered dunes

Background image1928 Collection: Railway Queen, Mabel Kitson, June 1928

Railway Queen, Mabel Kitson, June 1928
In 1927 15 year old Mabel Kitson became the Railway Queen. She represented all of the railway companies in Britain. Her father worked for the GWR as a signalman

Background image1928 Collection: Aldermaston Parish Church (interior), June 1928

Aldermaston Parish Church (interior), June 1928
A GWR Publicity view of the intricately carved tomb of Sir George and Lady Forster inside the Aldermaston Parish Church (St Mary the Virgin), near Reading in Berkshire, June 1928



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