Great Yarmouth fairground ride in 1959

Great Yarmouth fairground ride in 1959

A picture of a little girl in a fairground ride on Great Yarmouth beach taken in the Summer of 1959. Initially, when I saw thisRead More

Man by a river

Portrait of an man sitting by a river

A portrait of a man sitting on a stone wall near a river. In his hand is a leather strap which could be a cameraRead More

Couple at the seaside

A couple pose at the seaside – possibly mid 1950s

A picture of a couple, posing in bathing suits whilst standing at the foot of some cliffs, in what I assume is a seaside location.Read More

Building muscles

Girl in bikini building muscles on the beach, late 1950s

A girl in a bikini is laughing as she tries out what used to be called a ‘chest expander’ on a concrete beach at theRead More

Woman on beach in sunglasses

Woman in sunglasses on sea wall

A woman in swim wear and sunglasses at the seaside. The woman seems to be standing on the top of a wall – possibly aRead More

Woman sunbathing in a deckchair on a beach

Woman sunbathing in a deckchair on a beach

A woman relaxing in a deck chair in the sun with a cigarette. There is another deckchair next to her, so presumably, her companion isRead More

Two women chatting

Two women chatting at the foot of a cliff

Two women snapped chatting together, one in a deckchair eating a sausage roll, and one crouching down next to her. Unfortunately, this emulsion is veryRead More

Woman sunbathing

Woman sunbathing at the foot of a cliff

A picture of a young woman laying on a towel at the bottom of some cliffs and sunbathing. Unfortunately, age has had a very detrimentalRead More

Another Beach scene

Distracted girl in a bikini on a beach towel

A picture of a girl, smoking a cigarette whilst sitting on a towel on a beach whilst surrounded by other people. Although I have describedRead More

Woman posing on beach

Woman posing on beach

A young lady posing on a towel or blanket on a ‘concrete’ beach. Next to her is a large handbag and what seems to beRead More

Graduation Day

Students on Graduation Day

This looks very much like a group of students on their graduation day – interesting that they are all men – I guess the proportionRead More

Girl in pose

Girl in bikini posing on some rocks

A young woman, in a Bikini striking a pose whilst standing on some rocks on a beach. The swim suit suggests this was probably takenRead More

Helping in the garden

Helping in the garden

A young woman lifting a wheel barrow full of earth in the garden – presumably a large building project was going on. Photo categories :Read More

Family meal

Family meal

A rather badly marked and faded picture of a family enjoying a meal. I believe the data to be the late 1950s, based on datesRead More

Jim in the garden - 1958

Jim in the garden – 1958

All I can say about his picture is that the man in it is called Jim, he is obviously doing some gardening, that the dateRead More