Looe, Cornwall, c.1930s
A GWR Publicity view of the small coastal town of Looe in Cornwall, c.1930s. Holidaymakers are swimming in the sea just off East Looe Beach with small fishing boats further out in the water. A family perch on the rocks in the foreground.
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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.
Bude town from Summerleaze Crescent, 1923
View of Bude town from Summerleaze Crescent in the sunshine in 1923. A lone woman walks down the path past a large building (now Adventure International) on her way into town. The stone bridge on the right is now part of the South West Coast Path. The Bude Methodist Church can be seen on the far right of the image.