Kenneth McKellar at Bournmouth

Kenneth McKellar at Bournmouth Pavilion theatre

A medium format colour slide of the Pavilion theatre, Bournmouth which was taken when Kenneth McKellar was playing there. I’ve found one reference to himRead More

Jersey South Pier

Jersey South Pier

A picture of the South Pier area of St. Helier on Jersey with the Jersey Yachting centre building in the distance. Photo category : BoatDateRead More

Another Christmas Portrait

Another Christmas Portrait from the 1960s

Another portrait taken at Christmas time and in the same room as the picture published a couple of days ago. This time there is aRead More

Christmas Morning - early 1960s

Christmas Day – early 1960s

A picture of a young lady sitting on the arm of a chair on Christmas Day. At least, that’s my assumption because there are unopenedRead More

Christmas Day teatime

Christmas Day teatime

I’ve called this picture Christmas Day teatime, because that is the memory it conjures up for me. I remember my Nanny (my Dad’s Mother) standingRead More

A Man at a wedding with a camera

A Man at a wedding with a camera

A picture which was obviously taken at a wedding, probably in the late 1960s or early 1970s. The wedding party can be seen in theRead More

Dam with Powerstation

Dam with Powerstation

A picture of a Dam somewhere in the world with what I assume is a Powerstation at the base. I can see people on theRead More

Fishing boats in Oban

Fishing boats in Oban

A picture of some fishing boats which I believe was probably taken in Oban in the 1960s. Photo category : BoatDate Picture Taken: Unknown TheRead More

Fish Weighing event

Fish Weighing event from the 1960s

This seems to be a picture of fish being weighed after a fishing competition or perhaps just a fishing trip. I notice there is oneRead More

Edinburgh castle under repair

Edinburgh castle under repair in the late 1950s

A picture of Edinburgh castle which looks as if it is being either cleaned or repaired because it is surrounded by scaffolding. The date isRead More

Wells Cathedral

Wells Cathedral

A picture of the famous cathedral at Wells in Somerset which was taken on Ektachrome colour slide film, probably in the 1960s. Photo category :Read More

Four bridges together

Four bridges together

This rather mucky Ektachrome colourslide shows four bridges crossing a stretch of water. The two middle bridges, a road bridge and a foot bridge, don’tRead More

Family Christmas in the early 1960s

Family Christmas in the early 1960s

This seems to me to be a typical scene from a family Christmas which was probably taken in the late 1950s or early 1960s. IRead More

Late 1950s family portrait

Late 1950s family portrait

A portrait of a couple of women, one seated and one standing behind, which was probably taken at Christmas time in the late 1950s orRead More

Fishing boats and landing stage

Fishing boats and landing stage

A picture of boats tied up on a landing stage next to the sea with a village in the distance and a walkway leading intoRead More

Large Office or Shop in Singapore 1960

Large Office or Shop in Singapore 1960

A picture of a large commercial building which was situated in Singapore. On the side of the building is some writing, but unfortunately, the slideRead More

Seefeld in Austria in 1966

Seefeld in Austria in 1966

A picture of the town of Seefeld in Austria which was taken in August 1966. It must have been a rainy day when this pictureRead More

A man sitting on a boat on a beach

A man sitting on a boat on a beach

A portrait of a man sitting on the edge of a boat moored on grass by the edge of the sea. This picture was takenRead More

A man rowing a dingy close to the beach

A man rowing a dingy close to the beach

A picture of a bearded man rowing a dingy close to the beach. This picture seems to be taken in the same location as theRead More

A boy sitting on a dingy on a beach

A boy sitting on a dingy on a beach

A picture of a young boy sitting on a dingy on a beach. In this picture, the tide is obviously out because we can seeRead More

Diving platform - Britannia club

Diving platform at the Britannia club, Singapore

This is the diving platform in the Britannia club, Singapore. Taken on Ektachrome film in the mid 1960s, this is another of the images IRead More

Swimming pool at RAF Seletar

Swimming pool at RAF Seletar social club

This is the swimming pool at the Britannia Club in Singapore, which was the social club set up for the RAF servicemen stationed at theRead More

Fishing village

Mevagissey fishing village – June 1976

An image of the fishing village of Mevagissey in Cornwall. Taken from the hill above the town, this shows the houses and the harbour withRead More

Unknown ruin

Unknown ruin – June 1978

An Ektachrome slide of an unknown ruin taken in June 1978. Could this be a Tin works in Cornwall? Photo category : RuinsDate Picture Taken:Read More

Ibiza airport

Ibiza airport on wet day in January 1974

A picture of Ibiza airport on a wet and dismal January day in 1974. It looks as if this picture was taken from an aircraftRead More

Mother and daughter

Mother and daughter in Cactus garden in September 1981

A mother and daughter picture taken in a garden of cacti somewhere. Don’t know the location, but the picture was taken on Ektachrome film inRead More

Fishing village

Fishing village of Mevagissey – Jan 1978

A picture of the fishing village of Megavissey taken on Ektachrome in Jan 1978. At first I wasn’t sure of the exact location of thisRead More

Museum display

Museum display of silver or pewter objects in China

This looks like a display of silverware or pewter objects in a museum and the labels describing the objects are written in Chinese, so IRead More

Woman carrying water

Woman carrying water using a shoulder carrier

A picture of a woman who seems to be carrying water using a shoulder carrier. Since this picture was taken in Singapore in the earlyRead More

RAF Seletar swimming pool

RAF Seletar swimming pool

A picture of the swimming pool at RAF Seletar taken in the early 1960s on 127 colour slide film. This seems to have been takenRead More

Sailing boat

A Sailing boat in the evening dusk, August 1979

A picture of a sailing boat with its sails off, taken on Ektachrome film in August 1979. This picture was taken late in the dayRead More

Unknown coastal town

Unknown coastal town probably in Cornwall, June 1978

I’ve titled this picture ‘Unknown coastal town’ but I suspect the location should be relatively easy to pin down for anyone who knows the coastalRead More

Château de Chambord in France

The Château de Chambord in France in August 1980

This is a picture of the Château de Chambord, a large greystone palace with many towers, which was taken on Ektachrome film in August 1980.Read More

Mediterranean coastal town - August 1980

Mediterranean coastal town in August 1980

A holiday snap of what appears to be a Mediterranean coastal town taken on Ektachrome film in August 1980. In the picture are palm trees,Read More

Fishing boat Lindy Lou

Fishing boat Lindy Lou FY.382 in 1978

A picture of a fishing boat called the Lindy Lou in harbour somewhere. I wondered if this could be a Scottish fishing village, but Steve,Read More

Swimming Pool - RAF Seletar

The Swimming Pool at RAF Seletar in the early 1960s

A view of the swimming pool at the RAF base in Singapore taken during the early 1960s. In this picture, a boy is standing onRead More

House after snowfall

House after snowfall

A picture of a house taken just after some heavy snow. Since this was included in some pictures taken in the early 1960s I wonderRead More

Singapore in the early 1960s

Singapore Street in the early 1960s

A picture of a street in Singapore in the early 1960s taken at a slow shutter speed and therefore showing some movement in the traffic. ThisRead More

Square in Singapore

Victoria Memorial Hall, Singapore – mid 1960s

This is a picture of the Victoria Memorial Hall in Singapore taken in the mid-1960s by a serving RAF officer who was stationed at theRead More

Boats in Singapore

Boats in Singapore on Changi Creek in the early 1960s

Some boats moored at the water’s edge in Changi Creek, Singapore in the early 1960s. Although I didn’t know the exact location of this picture,Read More

Boats Quay on the Singapore river

Boats Quay on the Singapore river early 1960s

A rather good quality picture of boats tied up on the Boat Quay on the Singapore river and loaded with goods to trade. The picture seemsRead More

Having a haircut

Having a haircut at RAF Seletar

A picture of a man having a haircut in what I assume is his front porch of his house. This is probably on the frontRead More

Baskets of Pineapple at the Lee Pineapple Company

Baskets of Pineapple at the Lee Pineapple Company Singapore

Baskets of Pineapple which have been picked and are presumably waiting to be taken to market. I suspect these Pineapples were photographed during a tripRead More

Boats moored on the Singapore River

Boats Moored on the Singapore River

This is a picture of boats moored in Singapore in the early 1960s and a comment on another, similar picture suggests this is the Singapore River.Read More

Boats in Singapore near Guthrie and Co

Singapore harbour near Guthrie and Co

This is a picture of the Singapore river, taken on medium format 127 Ektachrome film which probably dates from the 1960s. On the road in theRead More

Flamingos next to a pool in a zoo

Flamingos next to a pool in a zoo

A picture of some flamingos in and next to a pool or pond, probably at a wildlife park or zoo. This picture was taken in 1969.Read More

Church or Temple in Rio

Church or Temple in Rio in 1973

A picture of a church or temple which, according to the Ektachrome slide mount, is in Rio although I couldn’t find it after an extensiveRead More

Portrait of a young man

Portrait of a young man in mountains

Portrait of a young man sitting on a wall in a mountainous region of the world. Taken on Ektachrome in June 1967. Photo categories :Read More

Birthday or Christmas

Opening Christmas presents in 1965

Picture of a young girl, probably a teenager, opening a present. This picture has been exposed for the light from the window behind the girl,Read More

Family group

An interior picture of a formal family group. Photo categories : Family or Group|Residential PropertyDate Picture Taken: 01 Jun 1990 [crp]