Portrait of a woman by a fence

Portrait of a woman by a fence

A picture of a woman standing by a white bar fence with a square tower church in the background. This was probably taken on theRead More

A Woman feeding a horse in stables

A Woman feeding a horse in stables

A picture of a woman offering a horse a sugar cube or similar through the half door of a stable. The building is obviously thatchedRead More

Woman sitting on the side of a boat

Woman sitting on the side of a boat

A woman sitting on the edge of a dinghy in a posed portrait from, probably, the mid to late 1950s. I don’t know if thisRead More

Woman in a Tweed jacket on a boat

Woman in a Tweed jacket on a boat

A portrait of a woman standing by the rails of a set of stairs on a boat. There are no clues in the picture toRead More

Woman posting in back yard

Woman posing in back yard in the 1950s

A picture of a woman in the 1950s posing for a photograph in her back yard. It looks from the photo that possibly this houseRead More

Family group outside their house

Family group outside their house in the 1950s

A family group taken outside their home in the 1950s. Of course, I don’t know for certain this is a picture taken outside the familyRead More

Pretty girl on a beach

Pretty girl on a beach

A portrait of a pretty girl on a pebble beach in the sunshine, with a wave crashing on the pebbles behind her. This is theRead More

A desk in a 1950s office

A desk in a typical 1950s office

A photograph taken at a desk in somebody’s office in what is probably the 1950s. The interesting thing about this picture is the reams andRead More

Portrait at Kenilworth Castle

Portrait of a young woman at Kenilworth Castle

This is a portrait of a young woman sitting on a low wall with the out of focus tower of a castle in the backgroundRead More

A cyclist at the 1950s motor racing event

A cyclist at a 1950s motor racing event

This is another picture taken during a motor racing event in the 1950s but I have no idea what is going on. It seems toRead More

Multiple cars at 1950s Motor race

Multiple cars at 1950s Motor race

This is another picture of a motor race taking place in probably the 1950s. It is a bit clearer than the picture I posted aRead More

A 1950s family picnic with their Austin A30

A 1950s family picnic with Austin A30 car

A picture taken during a family picnic on the side of a road, probably in the 1950s. The family concerned have stopped their Austin A30Read More

Motor race meeting from the 1950s

Motor race meeting from the 1950s

A picture of a motor race meeting in the 1950s showing a racing car being driven along a road in front of a crowd. I don’tRead More

Racing car no 6

Racing car no 6 from 1950s motor race meeting

A picture from a motor race meeting in the 1950s showing a racing car with number 6 written on the door. This was presumably movingRead More

St Mary's Church Warwick in about 1950

St Mary’s Church Warwick from Church street in about 1950

An old Ilford colour slide of the Church of St Mary in Warwick which dates from around 1950. When I first saw this picture IRead More

Stately home garden

Stately home garden – Sept 1961

A formal walled garden in a stately home somewhere. Taken on Ilfachrome colour slide film in September 1961 Photo category : GardenDate Picture Taken: 01Read More

Unknown building

Unknown building

An unknown building – anyone recognise this place? Photo category : Public BuildingDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Seaside group

A Seaside group behind a windbreak

A picture of a group at the seaside behind a wind break. This to me brings back memories of when I went to the seasideRead More

Children at the Seaside

Two young children at the edge of the sea

Two young children stand at the edge of the sea on a concrete sea wall as a wave breaks. The picture was taken from behindRead More

Mountain portrait

Man standing by a lake and mountain

A portrait of a man standing by a lake with mountains in the background. Could be the Lake District in Northern England or the HighlandsRead More

Lady on beach

Woman sunbathing on a beach – 1968

A lady sunbathing on a pebble beach sometime in 1968. I hope I’m not being impolite to say that this lady is of more matureRead More

Seaside Town

A picture of a house in a seaside or lake side location. In the background are some mountains which what looks like another town inRead More

Street Artist

Street Artist

A street scene of an artist painting a picture. The picture seems to be of a lake and mountain – I wonder if that reallyRead More

German Town

German Town

This looks like a view of a German town – the writing on the wall facing the cameraman certainly seems to be German. Photo categoriesRead More

Portrait of Young Man

Portrait of Young Man

A portrait of a young man who seems quite happy to have his picture taken. Photo category : PortraitDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Ancient Ruins

Ancient Ruins

This seems to be the ruins of some ancient, long lost building. Date and location unknown unfortunately, although it is an Ilford metal clad glassRead More

A group photo

A group photo

A traditional group pose showing a group of youngsters in casual dress. The couple in the middle have featured in other pictures in this seriesRead More

Walking away from Westminster?

Walking away from Westminster?

This shows a group of young men walking away from a large building. I suspect this is somewhere in Westminster because I think this isRead More

Relaxing in a forest

Relaxing in a forest

A scene of a man sitting on a bench in a forest. I get the impression that this picture is later that the others inRead More

What'cha got there?

What’cha got there?

A group of boys gathered together looking at something – we will never know what. This is another in a series depicting either a schoolRead More

Gathered around the flag

Gathered around the flag

This is another in the series of pictures I bought from eBay in a boxed collection. This seems to be the same group of youngRead More

Boats by the side of a river

Boats by the side of a river

An Ilford colour slide with a scene showing some boats moored by the side of a river. Photo categories : Boat|RiverDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Two boys in a canoe

Two boys in a canoe

This picture shows two boys in a canoe on a river. Not sure where this is but the car on the far bank dates itRead More

A warship at dover

A warship at dover

This is a colour slide dating from August 1959 and shows a somewhat blurry image of a warship on the water. Photo categories : Boat|SeascapeDateRead More

Three children having lunch by the river

Three children having lunch by the river

Another picture in the series of colour slides showing a group of children on a trip. Here they are eating lunch either at a cafeRead More

A group sitting near the river

A group sitting near the river

This picture is of a group of people sitting near a river or lake. The cameras that I spotted in another picture are on viewRead More

Boys fishing in a river

Boys and girls fishing in a river

A group of boys and girls sitting on a wall and fishing in a river. In the background a van is parked but it’s notRead More

Smoking a quite pipe in a cafe

Smoking a quiet pipe in a cafe

A scene of a man sitting at a cafe table smoking a pipe. On the table is a couple of bottles and it’s possible toRead More

A group of boys on a curved seat

Group of boys on a curved seat

Another picture from the series of pictures of a group of school boys on a trip (or possibly series of trips) away. This one isRead More

Young men entering Downing street

Young men entering Downing Street

This picture shows a group of young men entering the entrance to Downing Street in London. The suits they are wearing suggest the date isRead More

School boy Portrait

This picture came from a box of about 100 colour slides I bought from eBay for about £6. The majority of the slides are fromRead More

A family group

This is a family group taken (presumably by the father of the family) under a stone bridge in June 1962. There were a few thingsRead More