Chester, Eastgate Street, c1890s
Photochrom carriage print used by the Great Western Railway in the late 1800s. The picture shows a view of the historic timber-frame buildings in the centre of Chester, along Eastgate Street.
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1890s, 19th Century, Carriage Print, Cheshire, Chester, Eastgate Street, Photochrom, Publicity, Timber Frame, Victorian
Barry Island, Glamorgan, Wales, August 1927
View of Barry Island beach and Whitmore Bay, Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales, summer 1927. The beach is filled with holidaymakers enjoying the sunshine and lounging in deckchairs. A group of boys are sitting on a wooden wheeled boarding ramp for small boats which is laying up on the upper part of the beach. There is a Punch and Judy stand in the distance and donkey rides.
GWR parcel van converted into an ambulance, 1940
GWR parcel van converted into an ambulance, 1940. The driver and another man in uniform are wearing gas masks. The van bears the GWR roundel branding and a stylised poster publicising Devon as a holiday destination.
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1940, 1940s, Ambulance, Devon, Gas Mask, Gwr Parcel Van, Gwr Roundel, Gwr Van, Poster, Publicity, Road Vehicle, Roundel, Uniform, War, World War 2, World War Ii, World War Two, Ww2, Wwii