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

Oberhofen Castle 1957

Oberhofen Castle 1957

A colour slide picture of Oberhofen Castle in Switzerland which was taken from a boat in the lake in 1957 on medium format film. PhotoRead 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Isola Bella on Lake Maggiore, Italy

Isola Bella on Lake Maggiore, Italy early 1960s

A picture taken on the Island of Isola Bella, in Lake Maggiroe, Italy in the early 1960s showing the tower of a building on theRead 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

The landing stage at Baveno

The landing stage at Baveno on Lake Maggiore

A 35mm slide of the landing stage at Baveno on Lake Maggiore where one of the lake pleasure cruise boats disembarks passengers after a trip. On the land,Read More

The Climber's Hut at Jochpass (Engelburg) in 1962

The Climber’s Hut at Joch Pass (Engelburg) in 1962

A picture of a climber’s hut at the Joch Pass in Switzerland taken in about 1962. The hut is of wooden construction and has aRead 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

The Hotel Carina at Morcote in Switzerland pictured in about 1961

The Hotel Carina at Morcote in Switzerland c1961

This is a picture of the Hotel Carina on the shore of Lake Lugano in the town of Morcote Switzerland in about 1961. I foundRead More

The Kapellbrucke bridge in Lucerne c1960

The Kapellbrucke bridge in Lucern c1960

This is a high-quality picture of the Kapellbrucke bridge in Lucern, Switzerland which was taken in about 1960. This is the second picture of theRead 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

Shopping Arcade in Lugano

Shopping Arcade in Lugano, Switzerland c1961

This Kodachrome slide shows a shopping arcade in Lugano, Switzerland in about 1961. The slide has written on it ‘Arcade, Lugano’, so that is theRead More

Lake Lugano

Lake Lugano in Switzerland – early 1960s

A picture of Lake Lugano in Switzerland taken from one shore and looking towards another shore. I’m not sure of the exact location of thisRead More

Monte Generoso, Rovio, Switzerland

A railway line by Monte Generoso in Rovio, Switzerland c1961

This Kodachrome slide shows a car park next to the railway line in Rovio, Switzerland. In the background is Lake Lugano, and along with 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

Bus crossing bridge to italy in Ponta Tresa in Switzerland in about 1961

Bus crossing bridge to Italy at Ponta Tresa

This is a picture of a bus crossing the boarder between Switzerland and Italy by using the bridge at Ponta Tresa in about 1961. AtRead More

Frymburk

Frymburk in the Czech Republic

The final picture in the series from the Czech Republic featuring the church spire of St Bartholomew’s Church reflected in the local reservoir. This pictureRead More

Frymburk

St Bartholomew’s Church Frymburk

Another beautiful picture from Frymburk in the Czech republic of St Bartholomew’s Church – this time a closer picture of the church but still withRead More

Frymburk in Czech republic

Frymburk in the Czech republic

This is one of a series of three very beautiful, well composed and exposed colour slides of the village on Frymburk in the Czech republicRead More

Motor bike by a lake

Motor bike by a sea at Fort William

A picture of a motorbike parked by the side of the road with the sea and mountains in the background. Although I didn’t at firstRead More

Man by boats

Portrait of a Man standing in front of boats

A portrait of a middle-aged man standing by some boats moored at the edge of a lake. Behind him is the expanse of the lakeRead More

View over a lake with mountains in the background

View over lake with mountains in background, Sept 1962

A view over a lake to tree covered mountains in the background. Taken on Kodachrome film in September 1962. Photo categories : Boat|Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken:Read More

A Water Mill

A Wooden construction Water Mill, July 1977

A picture of a water mill constructed of wood which was taken on Kodachrome film in July 1977. The location of this mill is unknownRead 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

Shieldaig

Man feeding birds at the water’s edge in Shieldaig, September 1966

A picture of a man feeding birds at the water’s edge in Shieldaig, Scotland in September 1966. The man seems to have the ever readyRead More

Bienn Alligin

Bienn Alligin mountain range – September 1966

The mountain range Bienn Alligin in Scotland taken on Kodachrome film in 1966 Photo categories : Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken: 01 Sep 1966 The Location ofRead More

Flamingos next to a pool in a zoo

Flamingos next to a pool in a zoo

A picture of some flamingos in and next to a pool or pond, probably at a wildlife park or zoo. This picture was taken in 1969.Read More

Looking over a lake

Looking over a lake in the morning sunshine

A rather nicely composed picture, taken in 1962, of a man looking over a lake in what seems to be early morning sunshine. This KodachromeRead More

Grand Canal in Venice in 1985

The Grand Canal in Venice in 1985

A picture, taken in 1985, of the Grand Canal in Venice showing the historic buildings which line the canal, and boats on the water. InRead More

Misty mountains

Misty mountains

A view of a lake and mountains with mist and low cloud. Photo categories : Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Lake and Mountains

Lake and Mountains

A nice landscape view of a lake and mountains unfortunately spoilt somewhat by the dirt on the slide Photo categories : Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken: UnknownRead More

View from the aircraft

View from the aircraft

A view of a lake and mountains from the window of an aircraft. Photo categories : Aeroplane|Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Marchland

Marshland

A picture of marshland and a lake next to some residential buildings with hills in the background. Photo categories : Lake|Residential PropertyDate Picture Taken: UnknownRead More

Walking in the lakes

Walking in the lakes

A picture of a man and his children sitting and admiring the view over the lakes and mountains. Probably in the Lake District in northernRead More

Two children in a row boat

Two children in a row boat

A holiday snap of two children rowing a boat. Photo categories : Boat|Children|LakeDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Lake

Lake

A view over a lake looking at mountains in the distance. Photo categories : Lake|MountainsDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

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

Two ladies posing

Two ladies posing by a lake and fountain

This seems to be a typical holiday snapshot – A picture of two ladies sitting on a bench, posing for the camera whilst behind themRead More

Waiting Gondolas

Waiting Gondolas

A shot of some waiting Gondolas in, I assume, Venice. Photo categories : Boat|LakeDate Picture Taken: 01 Apr 1985 The Location of this picture isRead More

Mountain and Reflection

Mountain and Reflection

The reflection of a mountain in the surface of a lake. This is on a plastic mount Fujichrome so probably dates from the late 1990sRead More

Venice

Venice

This seems to be a view of Venice although I don’t know the exact location or date. Photo categories : Boat|Church|LakeDate Picture Taken: Unknown TheRead More

Holiday Camp

Minehead Holiday Camp

To me, when I scanned this slide it looked like a holiday camp and when I saw ‘Minehead’ written on the slide mount I didRead More