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THE WOODLAND FALLS: 1909

The Woodland Falls

Posted 1909

Condition: Good: Some corners/edges wear commensurate with age

I do not know exactly where the Woodland Falls are, if someone does I would be grateful if they could tell me! The postmark is Coleshill, Birmingham.
They are very pretty pictures




CLACTON-ON-SEA: ESSEX

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex

The Promenade Looking West

Posted, not sure of the date

Published by The R.A. (Postcards) Ltd. of London - Number 4023

Black and White Postcard showing a suited man walking along the Promenade, with the houses on the right overlooking the sea


HEYSHAM: NEAR MORECAMBE: LANCASHIRE: 1905

Heysham, Near Morecambe, Lancashire

Posted 1905

Condition: Good to Fair: Some corners and edges wear commensurate with age

Very pretty view of the small village of Heysham overlooking the beach with the hill in the background and the cliffs in the foreground


WESTON-SUPER-MARE: SOMERSET: 1905

Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset

Posted 1905

Condition: Fair: Some Corners/Edges Wear: Franking impression on left of sky: some grubby marks


This is such a pretty Postcard of the Beach, Sea, Rowing Boats and the grand houses in the background




BEDRUTHEN STEPS: CORNWALL

Bedruthen Steps, Cornwall

Posted

Condition: Very Good to Excellent: Some small marks in sky

Nice photo of the famous landmark



BRIGHTON: THE AQUARIUM AND SEAFRONT

The Aquarium and Seafront, Brighton, Sussex

Unused

Published by Lansdowne Production Co. No. LP 331

Condition: Very Good: Some brown grubby marks along the top

Early 1900's

This is a lovely colourful Postcard - lots of people on the beach and seafront



EGYPT: MAIN STREET, PORT SAID

Main Street, Port Said, Egypt

Unused

Published by The Cairo Post Card Trust

Condition: Good: Some Corners Wear

This is a very colourful Street scene with people milling around and the boats along the harbour wall

No clear indication of the year

CAMBRIDGE: KING'S COLLEGE CHAPEL

King's College Chapel, Cambridge

Unused

Condition: Very Good

"Art Colour" Postcard from an original water colour by Brian Gerald: Valentine's Series No. A 908

I would guess this is from the early 1900's


FRANCE: BRIVE - PLACE DE LA LIBERTE: *SOLD*

* THIS POSTCARD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD *

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Brive - Place de la Liberte - France

Posted

Condition: Fair to Good: Slight corners/edges wear

The words on the front read Brevet L D F Lib. Ed. Meyrignac et Puydebois

I know absolutely nothing about this area, it looks like a peaceful little town with a row of houses on the right and, if you look closely, there is a lady sitting down on the left perhaps reading.


SHARPHAM WOODS - NEAR DARTMOUTH - 1910

Sharpham Woods - Near Dartmouth - Devonshire - 1910

Posted

The Star Series - G D & D, London

The words on the front read Copyright F F & Co.

Fair Condition: Some Corners Wear: Crease to Upper Left Corner: Some Grubby Marks

Very pretty Postcard with a yacht in the foreground, surrounded by Trees


OXFORD COLLEGE BARGES

Oxford - College Barges

Unused

Condition: Fair to Good: There are some corners and edges wear: Some grubby marks

I don't know the exact year but, looking at the clothes worn by the people on the right I would guess at around 1920

It's a fascinating look at the Oxford Rowing Crew - there are a lot of people watching so I would presume it's a rowing competition!




EASTBOURNE TOWN HALL

Eastbourne Town Hall

Unused

Very Good Condition with slight corners wear

"Dainty" Series Number 2309

I have no idea of the year but I would guess at around the start of the 1900's - what a magnificent building - very impressive!