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

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

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

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

Coloured houses in European City

Coloured houses in a European City

This photo shows a series of coloured houses in an easter European city which were taken sometime in the 1960s or 1970s. In the foregroundRead More

Another Christmas Portrait

Another Christmas Portrait from the 1960s

Another portrait taken at Christmas time and in the same room as the picture published a couple of days ago. This time there is aRead More

Christmas Morning - early 1960s

Christmas Day – early 1960s

A picture of a young lady sitting on the arm of a chair on Christmas Day. At least, that’s my assumption because there are unopenedRead More

Christmas Day teatime

Christmas Day teatime

I’ve called this picture Christmas Day teatime, because that is the memory it conjures up for me. I remember my Nanny (my Dad’s Mother) standingRead More

Family Christmas in the early 1960s

Family Christmas in the early 1960s

This seems to me to be a typical scene from a family Christmas which was probably taken in the late 1950s or early 1960s. IRead More

Late 1950s family portrait

Late 1950s family portrait

A portrait of a couple of women, one seated and one standing behind, which was probably taken at Christmas time in the late 1950s orRead 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

Drining well in Sibenik

Drining well in Sibenik in the late 1950s

A picture of the drinking well in the town of Sibenik in Croatia which was taken in the late 1950s on medium format colour slideRead 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

Morris Minor and Owner

Morris Minor and Owner in the 1950s

A picture of a Morris Minor with, presumably, its owner sitting on the front bumper. The picture was taken at what looks like a veryRead More

Amsterdam in the 1950s

Amsterdam in the 1950s

I believe this is a picture of Amsterdam in the 1950s which was taken on Kodak colour slide film by a good amateur photographer usingRead More

Medium format negatives - Woman with Ford Cortina in the 1970s

Woman with Ford Cortina in the early 1970s

A picture of a woman leaning against what I believe is a Mark II Ford Cortina which is parked outside some rather impressive looking houses.Read More

The Swiss town of Gruyeres in the early 1960s

The Swiss town of Gruyeres in the early 1960s

This is a picture of the town of Gruyeres, Switzerland taken in the early 1960s on Agfacolor, medium format, negative film. The picture shows aRead More

House for sale in London

House for sale in London

This a a picture of a house for sale in London and was probably taken in the mid 1960s. Although I don’t know the exactRead More

NAFFI Sandycroft leave centre

NAFFI Sandycroft leave centre in the early 1960s

This picture shows a woman standing by the entrance gates of the NAFFI Sandycroft leave centre in Panang in the early 1960s. This was, inRead More

Raf Seletar interior from the early 1960s

Raf Seletar interior from the early 1960s

A picture of the interior of one of the properties in the RAF seletar base in the early 1960s. This picture appears to have beenRead More

Woman posting in back yard

Woman posing in back yard in the 1950s

A picture of a woman in the 1950s posing for a photograph in her back yard. It looks from the photo that possibly this houseRead More

Large Stately home

A large stately home

This is a slightly different Challenge because the photo has already been posted on Found-Film, but I don’t know anything about it so I thoughtRead More

Family group outside their house

Family group outside their house in the 1950s

A family group taken outside their home in the 1950s. Of course, I don’t know for certain this is a picture taken outside the familyRead More

Great Pulteney Street Bath, 1975

Great Pulteney Street Bath in October 1975

A picture of Great Pulteney Street in Bath taken in October 1975 from the junction with Henrietta Street where the fountain is built into the roundabout.Read More

Baskets on a wall in Switzerland

Baskets on a wall in Switzerland c1962

This is a rather fine picture of a very simple subject – some wicker baskets sitting on a wall in the sun, in front 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

Woman with an Austin car c1967

Woman with an Austin car c1967

A picture taken in the early morning of a woman next to her car. The registration number of the car is the biggest clue asRead More

Garden Party at large house

Garden Party at large house c1960

A picture of a garden party in a big house taken in the 1960s. There seem to be a lot of people attending this event,Read More

Run down and dilapidated housing Singapore 1960

Run down and dilapidated housing Singapore 1960

A picture of some run down housing in Singapore in the 1960s. This seems to be houses above shops in an area of Singapore whichRead 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

Woman sitting in her front porch at RAF Seletar

Woman sitting in front porch at Seletar

A picture of a woman sitting in a chair on the front porch of her home at RAF Seletar which was taken sometime in theRead More

Views of Scotland - Kyleton on Skye

Kyleton on the Isle of Skye in 1967

A picture of the village of Kyleton on the Isle of Skye taken by a holiday maker in 1967. This slide suffers from Newton Rings,Read More

Ullapool seashore

Ullapool seashore in colour, taken in 1967

This slide shows the view along Ullapool seashore taken by a holiday maker in 1967. More details here. Although it isn’t easy to see onRead More

Views of Scotland - Cromarty

Car parked outside ruined home in Cromarty – 1967

A car parked outside a house in Cromarty in Scotland – taken in 1967. When you look in more detail at the picture, the houseRead More

Looking round houses

Looking round houses in Singapore early 1960s

A group of women looking around houses in Singapore which may be with a view to moving or it may be a local visit fromRead More

Singapore houses

Singapore houses in the early 1960s

This is another slide from the series I posted about yesterday – this time it shows some houses in Singapore, but I don’t know ifRead More

Modern House

Modern House – September 1991

A picture of a modern house taken on Fujichrome colour slide film in September 1991. Photo category : Residential PropertyDate Picture Taken: 01 Sep 1991Read More

Chartwell House

Chartwell, Winston Churchill’s home in April 1971

A picture of the gardens and house at Chartwell, Winston Churchill’s home, taken on Kodachrome instamatic film in April 1971. The picture shows the sideRead More

Two women in front garden

Two women in front garden

A pair of women standing on the drive in the front garden of their house. This picture is in the ‘Singapore’ series, because one ofRead More

Bikini clad girl

Girl in a bikini in front of a house

A girl in a bikini posing outside a residential house whilst she walks down a path from her house to her destination. The girl isRead More

Men on motorbikes

Men sitting on motorbikes in a housing estate, August 1972

A picture of three men on their motor bikes in a residential street which has been slightly spoilt by some camera shake. This was takenRead More

Suzuki motorbike

Suzuki 350 motorbike in August 1972

A picture of someone’s motorbike – possibly the first motorbike this person owned? It’s a gold coloured Suzuki 350 and this picture of it wasRead More

Woman with dog

Woman with a dog standing next to a brick wall

A lady with what looks like her pet dog standing next to a brick wall in her garden. The dog seems to be eating orRead More

village

Picture of a village with stone built buildings

An Agfacolor slide of a village somewhere in the world with not many clues to try to find out the location. Photo categories : ResidentialRead More

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Anne Hathaway’s Cottage – June 1975

A picture of Anne Hathaway’s Cottage taken in June 1975 on Kodachrome film. Although it looks a reasonably clear picture, when you look closer youRead More

Family scene

Family sitting on a sofa in a living room

A family snap shot of a family sitting together on a sofa enjoying a drink. There are cakes on a cake stand in front ofRead More

Children in Costume

Children in Costumes wearing facemasks, December 1960

Two children dressed in costumes and wearing face masks, possibly for Halloween in the US? Although this picture is marked with the date of  DecemberRead More

The white house

The white house – November 1975

A picture of the White House in Washington taken on Kodachrome film in November 1975. Just in front of the White House are a groupRead More

Dancing the night away

Dancing the night away in a 1970s interior

This Agfacolor slide shows a typical domestic interior from the 1960/70s, with flowery carpet and chair covers and a very common decorative touch of woodRead More