Bourke Street, Melbourne at night

Bourke Street, Melbourne at night – c1959

Another picture from Australia in the late 1950s, this one taken on Bourke Street in Melbourne at night. It was obviously a long exposure andRead More

ICI building in Melborne

ICI building in Melborne – c1959

The ICI building in Melborne, Australia taken on colour slide film in the late 1950s. Photo categories : Car|Commercial PropertyDate Picture Taken: Unknown The LocationRead More

Parliament House Melbourne about 1959

Parliament House Melbourne – c1959

A picture of Parliament House in the city of Melbourne which was taken in about 1959. Unfortunately the colour is almost completely gone from thisRead More

Lights of the Swan Brewery in Perth

Lights of the Swan Brewery in Perth – c1959

A picture taken at night with a long exposure showing the lights of the Swan Brewery in Perth reflected on the water. I believe thisRead More

Carousel Red Hill lookout Canberra

Carousel Red Hill lookout Canberra

A picture of a multi sided building which is described on the slide mount as the Carousel Red Hill lookout at Canberra. I’m not sureRead More

Views around Australia - Perth skyline at night

Perth skyline at night – c1959

This is a long time exposure of the skyline of the city of Perth in Australia taken sometime at the end of the 1950s. PhotoRead More

Parliament house in Canberra

Parliament house in Canberra – c1959

This is a view of Parliament House in Canberra as it looked in the late 1950s. Since that time the original building shown here isRead More

Views around Australia - Skyline of Sydney at night

Skyline of Sydney at night – c1959

A rather beautiful picture of the Sydney skyline at night taken on colour slide film in the late 1950s. If anyone can recognise the locationRead More

St George's Terrace, Perth

St George’s Terrace, Perth – c1959

A view down St George’s Terrace in Perth, Australia which was taken from a high viewpoint towards the end of the 1950s. I’ve looked onRead More

Sydney from the air

Sydney from the air – c 1959

A colour slide image of the city of Sydney, Australia which was taken from an aeroplane sometime in the late 1950s. Unfortunately, the area ofRead More

Kings Cross in Sydney

Kings Cross in Sydney – c1959

A picture of the King’s Cross area of Sydney which was taken on colour slide film in the late 1950s. Like the picture I postedRead More

Views around Australia - Woman looking out at Sydney Harbour bridge

Woman looking out at Sydney Harbour bridge – c1959

This is a slide of a woman standing at the water’s edge looking out over Sydney Harbour bridge. Although I don’t know the exact date,Read More

Sunny courtyard

Sunny courtyard

A picture of a sunny courtyard which has been captured on medium format colour slide film. On the right hand side of the picture thereRead More

Riverside Cafe

Riverside Cafe

A picture of a riverside cafe with a few people sitting in the sunshine. I believe the woman sitting in the centre of the pictureRead More

Mountain Portrait

Mountain Portrait

A slightly out of focus portrait of a couple standing on a balcony with a mountain behind them. The man has a camera round hisRead More

Seaside scene

Seaside Scene, probably 1960s

Crop of Seaside Scene A picture of a house next to the shore of either a lake or the sea. I suspect this was takenRead More

Canal Boat tour

Canal Boat tour

A picture of a canal tour boat in Amsterday, probably taken in the late 1960s or possibly early 1970s. Photo category : RiverDate Picture Taken:Read More

A town in Austria

A town in Austria

I’ve called this picture ‘A town in Austria’ but I can’t be sure that it is actually in Austria – I’ve guessed that based onRead More

Mum and Daughter

Mum and Daughter in a mountainside cafe

A picture of, I assume, a mother and her daughter sitting at a table in a mountainside cafe probably in Switzerland, Germany or Italy. PhotoRead More

Sea breaking with lighthouse in the distance

Sea breaking with lighthouse in the distance

The sea breaking over the edge of a quay with a lighthouse in the distance. This is probably a recognisable location to someone, so ifRead More

People gathered around a fountain

People gathered around a fountain

A picture, taken on colour slide film, of a group of people gathered around a fountain. I don’t know where the fountain is, but theRead More

Fleischmarkt Vienna in the 1960s

Fleischmarkt Vienna in the 1960s

This is a picture of the street called Fleischmarkt in Vienna which was taken sometime in the 1960s. When I first saw the scanned imageRead More

Tea time in the Sun

Tea time in the Sun

A picture of a family or group of friends sitting at a cafe table enjoying tea or coffee in the sunshine. I think this wasRead More

Italian holiday village

Italian holiday village c1960

A medium format slide of an Italian village in the mountains which was probably taken around 1960. The group of people standing in the foreground,Read More

Woman standing my iron bridge

Woman standing by iron bridge

A ‘holiday snap’ of a woman standing next to an Iron Bridge holding what looks like a pair of binoculars and a white handbag. TheRead More

Oban and McCraigs Tower

Oban and McCraig’s Tower

A picture of the town of Oban in Scotland, with McCraig’s Tower in the distance on the hill. I think this picture was taken inRead More

Christ Church Gate - Canterbury

Christ Church Gate – Canterbury

This is a picture of Christ Church Gate in Canterbury which was probably taken in the mid 1970s. Initially I couldn’t place the image, butRead More

National Burns Memorial, Mauchline

National Burns Memorial, Mauchline

A picture of the Burns National Memorial in Mauchline, Scotland which was taken on medium format colour slide film. Not sure of the date, butRead More

The smallest house in Great Britain

The smallest house in Great Britain

A medium format slide of the smallest house in Great Britain, which is situated in Conwy, Wales. Photo categories : Family or Group|Residential PropertyDate PictureRead More

Bath Abbey

Bath Abbey

A medium format colour slide of Bath Abbey taken on a sunny day sometime in, probably the 1960s. Photo categories : Church|Town or CityDate PictureRead More

Christmas Drinks late 1950s style

Christmas Drinks late 1950s style

A group of family or friends sharing a drink together at Christmas sometime in the late 1950s. Although it isn’t obvious from this picture thatRead More

Family Christmas scene

Family Christmas scene

A family group photo taken in the living room of their home at Christmas. To me it looks as if it was taken just asRead More

A Town in the Netherlands

A Town in the Netherlands

This is a 120 medium format slide of a town somewhere with bridges over a local river or canal. Although I can’t be sure, IRead More

Children at a sheep auction

Children at a sheep auction

A picture of two children standing on the rails at a sheep auction whilst the auctioneer is taking bids at another pen in the distance.Read More

Watching the swimmers

Watching the swimmers

A woman sits on a balcony looking down at swimmers in a swimming pool – this could be a holiday snapshot or possibly a motherRead More

Mountain top Portrait

Mountain top Portrait

A portrait taken of a man at the plinth which marks the summit of a hill or mountain. I suspect this is not a veryRead More

Cycle Race

Cycle Race

A picture of a cycle race which has captured some of the energy and motion of the cyclist as he rides past. I don’t knowRead More

Beach and Harbour

Beach and Harbour

A medium format colour slide of a beach and harbour somewhere in the world, which was probably taken in the mid 1960s. As well asRead More

Wooden Windmill

Wooden Windmill

A very dirty colour slide of a wooden windmill somewhere in the world, which was taken on medium format colour slide film, probably in theRead More

Norwich Cathedral

A very dirty slide of Norwich Cathedral

This is a very dirty slide of the cathedral in Norwich which was taken on medium format film in, probably the 1960s. Photo category :Read More

The Menai bridge in Wales

The Menai bridge in Wales

This is a picture of the Menai suspension bridge on the Menai straits between Wales and the Isle on Anglesea. I don’t know exactly whenRead More

St Paul's Cathedral in London c1975

St Paul’s Cathedral in London c1975

This is a beautifully clear and bright picture of St Paul’s Cathedral in London which was taken on Watling Street near the junction with BreadRead More

The Loch Seaforth ferry

The Loch Seaforth ferry

This is a picture of the Loch Seaforth ferry which ran between Stornoway in the Hebrides and the towns of Mallaig and Kyle of Lochalsh inRead More

New Street Station Birmingham c1965

New Street Station Birmingham c1965

This picture shows Birmingham New Street Station during a time of construction work. Some research on google images suggest this was probably taken during theRead More

Hawker Siddeley Dove B Aircraft

Hawker Siddeley Dove B Aircraft

A picture of a Hawker Siddeley Dove B aircraft which was presumably taken during an airshow because the aircraft has a name board in frontRead More

Hofvijver in the Hague, Holland - 1957

Hofvijver in the Hague, Holland – 1957

A picture taken in 1957 looking across the Hofvijver in the Hague, with a man fishing and some children and another man watching. This photoRead More

Ironbridge gorge Shropshire

Iron Bridge in Ironbridge gorge Shropshire

The is the famous Iron bridge in Ironbridge gorge Shropshire. At the time this picture was taken there was obviously some work going on whichRead More

A Church framed by Trees

A Church framed by Trees

A rather nicely composed picture of a church framed by trees on a sunny day. In the centre of the picture at the bottom isRead More

Artist sitting by a river with her Easel

Artist sitting by a river with her Easel

A picture of an Artist sitting at her easel on the banks of a river painting a picture. It is very difficult to date thisRead More

Portrait by river in Aberaeron, Wales

Portrait by river in Aberaeron, Wales

A portrait of a woman standing by an iron gate in a fence above the river in Aberaeron, Wales. The clue to the location isRead More