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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Roman Amphitheatre at Pula

The Roman Amphitheatre at Pula

A picture of the ruins of the Roman Amphitheatre in Pula, Croatia which was taken from a boat in the harbour in the late 1950sRead More

By the waterfront in a European City

This is a picture taken by the edge of the water in a European location sometime in the late 1950s. I don’t know the preciseRead More

Dubrovnik Sea front in the late 1950s

This is a picture of the sea front in the city of Dubrovnik, Croatia which was taken on medium format, colour slide film in theRead More

A Steamer on Ullswater in the mid 1970s

A Steamer on Ullswater in the mid 1970s

A picture of a tourist steamer on the Ullswater lake in the Lake District in North West England which was taken in the mid 1970sRead More

A Cornish fishing village in the mid 1970s

A Cornish fishing village in the mid 1970s

A picture of a Cornish fishing village which was taken in the mid 1970s on Agfachrome colour slide film. I’m not sure which village itRead 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

Lugano in Switzerland in 1957

Lugano in Switzerland in 1957

A colour slide of the lakeside town of Lugano in Switzerland taken in 1957. As with many of the pictures I found in this collectionRead More

Amsterdam in the Netherlands in 1957

Amsterdam in the Netherlands in 1957

A picture of the city of Amsterdam in the Netherlands which was taken on medium format Agfa colour slide film in 1957. As with severalRead More

Yachting harbour in Spiez 1957

Yachting harbour – Spiez 1957

The Yachting harbour in the town of Spiez in Switzerland taken in 1957 on medium format Agfa Dia colour slide film. Photo categories : Boat|RiverDateRead 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

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

A Man sitting on a green boat by the sea

A Man sitting on a green boat by the sea

A picture of a man sitting on the side of a green dinghy next to a river which leads down to the sea. There areRead 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

The ferry Maid of Kent in Dover

The ferry ‘Maid of Kent’ in Dover

This is a picture of the Roll on – Roll off ferry ‘Maid of Kent‘ and I believe the location is Dover in Kent whereRead 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

Cowes shipbuilding yards on the Isle of Wight

Cowes shipbuilding yards on the Isle of Wight

This is the town on Cowes on the river Medina where the ferries from Southhampton sail on their journey to the Isle of Wight. InRead More

Medium format negatives - Woman standing by speed boats on Swiss Lake

Woman standing by speed boats on Swiss Lake

A picture of a (rather out of focus) woman standing next to some speedboats on a lake in Switzerland. I assume this is a holidayRead More

Lake Lugano in Switzerland early 1960sMedium format negatives -

Lake Lugano in Switzerland early 1960s

This is a picture of Lake Lugano in Switzerland which was taken in the early 1960s on medium format, colour negative film. When I sawRead More

A Canal narrow boat on a Viaduct

A picture of a boy walking along a viaduct next to the canal with a narrow boat approaching. I believe this is in Wales, becauseRead More

St Gilgen Lake in May 1974

St Gilgen Lake in May 1974

A picture of the lake at St Gilgen in Austria which was taken in May 1974. The picture shows a boat moored by the sideRead More

A modern Church

A modern Church – is this Germany?

This picture shows a crowd of people walking alongside a river with a modern looking church in the background. It was in a set ofRead More

The harbour at Seahouses

The harbour at Seahouses in Northumberland

A picture of the harbour at Seahouses in Northumberland. This picture is taken standing close to the seawall at Seahouses looking across to the housesRead More

Viking Star at Dunbar

The fishing boat Viking Star at Dunbar in 1990

A picture of a fishing boat called Viking Star moored up at the side of the water in Dunbar Harbour in 1990. The boat VikingRead More

Boats at Bidford on Avon in 1974

Boats at Bidford-on-Avon in 1974

A picture of the River Avon at Bidford-on-Avon showing the bridge, church and boats. This Kodachrome colour slide is marked with the processing date ofRead More

Dana Regina Ferry Oct 1976

Dana Regina Ferry Oct 1976

A picture of the cross channel ferry Dana Regina, taken in October 1976. This picture follows on from the picture of the Maunsell Forts, andRead More

Olau Kent Ferry boarding Oct 1976

Olau Kent Ferry boarding in Oct 1976

This is a picture of a ferry with it’s front raised being boarded by people. Initially, when I first looked at this picture I couldn’tRead 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

Boats and lorries at Ullapool Harbour in 1967

Boats and lorries at Ullapool Harbour in 1967

A picture of boats and lorries at the harbour in Ullapool in 1967. This picture was taken by a keen amateur photographer in 1967 and asRead More

A Group on a boat

A Group on a boat trip on a Swiss lake c1960

A high quality picture of a family or group of friends on a boat trip in about 1960. This is another medium format slide takenRead More

Monte-Carlo Tunnel and Lighthouse

Monte-Carlo Tunnel and Lighthouses about 1960

This is a vintage picture of the lighthouses and road tunnel of Monte-Carlo or Monaco which was probably taken about 1960. This is part ofRead More

A picture of the jetty just after a Boat has pulled away for a Trip from Lugano c1961

A Boat Trip from Lugano c1961

A picture of a jetty in Lugano just after a boat has left for a trip in about 1961. The actual title of this slide,Read More

Boats and Hotels at Lugano Switzerland

Boats and Hotels at Lugano, Switzerland c1961

This really colourful, Kodachrome slide show hotels and boats on the shore of  Lake Lugano at the town of Lugano in the early 1960s. TheRead More

Boats on the shore of a Swiss Lake

Boats on the shore of a Lake – c1961

This Kodachrome image shows boats moored at the side of one of the lakes in Europe. There is a clock at the water’s edge whichRead More

Canal trip on Czech river

Canal trip on Czech river – November 2001

This shows a party of travelers boarding a boat for a canal trip in the Czech Republic whilst a second boat waits to pick othersRead More

Dunbar

Dunbar – July 1996

This is an Agfa-chrome color slide from July 1996 which is simply entitled Dunbar shows the ruined church spire which was built on the coast ofRead More

Views of Scotland - Cromarty Harbour

A group of men in Cromarty Harbour in 1967

A picture of the harbour at Cromarty in Scotland taken by a tourist on a holiday in 1967. At the side of the picture, underRead More

Views of Scotland - Fortrose Harbour

Fortrose Harbour

A picture of the harbour in Fortrose taken on Kodak film in 1967. This is one of a whole series of pictures of Scotland taken inRead More

Views of Scotland - Fort Augustus Lock

Small fishing boat in Fort Augustus Lock in 1967

This is a slightly under-exposed colour slide of a small fishing boat in-transit in the Fort Augustus Lock in Scotland – taken in 1967. TheRead More