Small child at a swimming pool

Small child at a swimming pool – November 1981

A picture of a group of people looking at what seems to be an empty swimming pool. I wonder if this is an opening event,Read More

The tower of Big Ben

The tower of Big Ben – August 1969

A picture of the tower of Big Ben (or rather the clock tower which houses big ben) which was taken in August 1969  on KodachromeRead More

Mountain village - July 1972

Mountain village – July 1972

A village in the mountains, probably in the Swiss alps which was taken in July 1972. Photo categories : Car|Church|MountainsDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Train entering a ship

Train entering a ship

A rather interesting image of a train being driven into the front of a boat. Presumably this is a train being transported across the seaRead More

Woman with Skis

Woman with Skis – July 1972

A picture of a woman standing on a mountain range with a set of skis, although she doesn’t seem to be dressed to go skying.Read More

Family on Beach

Family on Beach

A holiday snap shot of a family relaxing on towels on a beach somewhere in the world. Probably taken in the 1970s. Photo categories :Read More

Lock by Trees

Lock by Trees

A rather dirty slide of a Lock in a river or canal by the side of a line of trees. Photo category : RiverDate PictureRead More

A lopsided bridge somewhere

A lop-sided bridge somewhere

A very dirty slide of a lop-sided bridge somewhere with a shop called ‘G. G. Williams Calor Gas Sales & Service’ in the background. InRead More

A Beach in Germany

A Beach in Germany

An image of a beach taken from the window of a coach. There is a German flag flying on the beach so I assume thisRead More

Toadstool Filling Station

Toadstool Filling Station

A picture of a family or group of friends posing for a picture outside a petrol station which has a distinctive ‘Toadstool’ roof on it.Read More

The statue of King Alfred in Winchester

The statue of King Alfred in Winchester

This is a medium format colour slide of the statue of King Alfred the Great in Winchester which, by the look of the cars inRead More

The Royal Scot Steam Engine at an exhibition or display

A picture of the Royal Scot steam engine which was presumably taken during an exhibition or display somewhere. There is little information on the slideRead More

Woman feeding Swans on a river

Woman feeding Swans on a river

A medium format colour slide of a woman feeding swans by the side of a river somewhere. I don’t know the actual location because theRead More

Seaside Pier probably in the 1960s

Seaside Pier at Eastbourne probably in the 1960s

A picture of a seaside pier and boat on a pebble beach. Initially I didn’t recognise the location, but a google image search showed meRead More

Salisbury Cathedral 1960s

A view of Salisbury Cathedral, nicely framed between trees, which was taken on medium format colour slide film in the 1960s. Photo category : ChurchDateRead More

Aviemore Centre in the Highland

Aviemore Centre in the Highlands – 1960s

A picture of a new (at the time) centre built in Aviemore in the Scottish highlands in the mid to late 1960s. Although not shownRead More

Lake Windermere in the 1960s

A nicely composed picture of Lake Windermere in Cumbria showing sailing boats and people on the banks, which was probably taken in the early 1960s.Read More

Tamar bridge pre 1961

Tamar bridge pre 1961

This picture seems to show the bridges over the river Tamar in Plymouth and I believe it was taken just after the modern bridge hadRead More

Mallaig Harbour in the 1960s

Mallaig Harbour in the 1960s

A medium format colour slide of the harbour in Mallig on the west coast of Scotland which was probably taken in the late 1960s orRead More

Oban to Mull Ferry

Oban to Mull Ferry late 1960s

This is a medium format colour slide of people on the Oban to Mull ferry which was taken sometime in the late 1960s or possiblyRead More

Inside the Kapellbrucke covered bridge in Lucerne

Inside the Kapellbrucke covered bridge in Lucerne

There are a couple of pictures of the Kappellbrucke covered bridge in Lucerne on the Found-Film site, but this is the only one which shows theRead More

The bridge to the old town in Lucerne – late 1950s

A picture, taken in the late 1950s or possibly the early 1960s, of a bridge which leads across the river to the old town. ItRead More

The Mountain village of Engelberg in the 1950s

The Mountain village of Engelberg in the 1950s

A picture of the mountain village of Engelberg in Switzerland which was taken on Kodachrome colour slide film in the late 1950s or possibly theRead More

Family watching tv in the 1950s

Family watching tv in the 1950s

A picture of a family group gathered round the TV which was probably taken in the late 1950s or possibly early 1960s. It’s a bitRead More

Fountain in Binnenhof, the Hague - 1957

Fountain in Binnenhof, the Hague – 1957

A picture of two small boys in the fountain in the Binnenhof buildings in the centre of The Hague taken in 1957. I don’t knowRead More

Grindlewald Chairlift in Switzerland, late 1950s

Grindlewald Chairlift in Switzerland, late 1950s

A picture of two people being transported on a chairlift down (or up) the Grindelwald mountain range in Switzerland. I believe this picture was takenRead More

A family group portrait in the mountains

A family group portrait in the mountains

A beautifully clear and bright family portrait taken on a viewing platform with the mountains of Switzerland (or possibly France) in the background. This pictureRead More

Group enjoying a Beer by the lake

Group enjoying a Beer by the lake

A rather well composed picture of a group sitting by the side of a lake in Switzerland, enjoying a beer. I tried to zoom inRead More

Holiday makers with their cameras in the 1950s

Holiday makers with their cameras in the 1950s

A snapshot of a group of holiday makers who have just stopped, alighted from their coach and are admiring the view and using their camerasRead More

Hotel Alberto Italia in the late 1950s

Hotel Alberto Italia in the late 1950s

The Hotel Alberto Italia, which is situated on the shore of a small lake on the Italian – Swiss border. This was taken by aRead More

Waterskiing on a Swiss Lake

Waterskiing on a Swiss Lake, late 1950s

A picture of two men water skiing on a Lake in Switzerland in the late 1950s with one of the men holding on to theRead More

Jungfrau Observation Platform

Jungfrau Observation Platform in the 1950s

This slide is labelled, ‘Observation platform Jungfrau’ which I have taken to be the observation point at Jungfraujoch. The picture was taken in the lateRead More

Cars lined up at the French-Swiss border, 1950s

Cars lined up at the French-Swiss border, 1950s

When I first saw this picture I though it was just a street scene of a line of cars and a small village somewhere inRead More

Party of Tourists to Switzerland

Party of Tourists in Switzerland

A portrait of a group of holiday makers posing with the snow of a mountain behind them. This was almost certainly taken in Switzerland, andRead More

Paddle steamer Vevey on Lake Geneva

Paddle steamer Vevey on Lake Geneva, probably 1950s

This is a wonderful picture of Lake Geneva in Switzerland showing the paddle steamer Vevey in the middle distance, with some foreground interest of theRead More

The Park keeper, Switzerland late 1950s

The Park keeper, Switzerland late 1950s

This is a study of a park keeper or gardener pushing a barrow of cuttings along a road in Switzerland near one of the lakes.Read More

Mountainside Restaurant portrait

Mountainside Restaurant portrait, 1950s

A rather well composed portrait of a woman sitting at a table in a mountainside restaurant or cafe, reading a book. The style of theRead More

Street in Copenhagen

Street in Copenhagen late 1950s

A picture of a street in Copenhagen which was probably taken in the late 1950s. Although there are several shops which are possible to identify,Read More

Amsterdam in the early 1960s

Amsterdam in the early 1960s

I’m pretty sure this is a picture of Amsterdam although I don’t know the exact location within that city. The date is probably somewhere betweenRead More

Chicago Helicopter Airways

Chicago Helicopter Airways

A picture of a man emerging from a helicopter and walking away across the tarmac. The Helicopter is part of the Chicago Helicopter Airways serviceRead More

Silver City Air Ferry City of Salisbury

Silver City Air Ferry ‘City of Salisbury’

This picture shows a car being driven aboard the Silver City Air Ferry called ‘City of Salisbury’. I think the airplane may be a Bristol 170,Read More

Skiing near the Matterhorn - early 1960s

Skiing near the Matterhorn – early 1960s

A picture of two girls skiing with the Matterhorn in the background. Unfortunately, the photographer has included his or her finger in the shot whichRead More

A man seated on a boat

A man seated on a boat in the late 1950s

This is a companion picture to one I published yesterday; In that picture a woman was sitting on a seat on the deck of a boatRead More

Woman seated on a boat, late 1950s

Woman seated on a boat, late 1950s

A portrait of a woman sitting on a seat on the deck of a boat. Although I don’t know the location, I feel that theRead More

Woman waiting on the Dockside

Woman waiting on the Dockside

A portrait of a woman standing on the dockside waiting to board a boat. This is the same woman who was a passenger in theRead More

Douglas  DC-7 at night in the late 1950s

Douglas DC-7 at night in the late 1950s

A somewhat marked Kodak colour slide of a Douglas DC-7 on a runway late at night while it was either being prepared for take offRead More

The Conrad Hilton Hotel Chicago in the late 1950s

The Conrad Hilton Hotel Chicago in the late 1950s

This is a Kodak colour slide of the Conrad Hilton Hotel in Chicago which was taken in the late 1950s or early 1960s. I suspectRead More

A Fine old Bentley Mark IV car parked on  the roadside

A Fine old Bentley Mark IV car parked on the roadside

This is a picture of a fine old Bentley Mark IV car parked on the side of a road with the passenger sitting in theRead More

Ranault 4 car in a field

Ranault 4 car in a field

A picture of a Renault 4 car, without its passengers, sitting in a field near a dry stone wall. The location and date are unknown,Read More

Woman Looking at a mountain range

Woman Looking at a mountain range

A portrait of a woman sitting on a bench looking out at a mountain range. Although I don’t know the exact location, this image isRead More