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WARWICK CASTLE FROM THE BRIDGE: WARWICKSHIRE: EARLY 1900's

Warwick Castle from the Bridge

Unused

Condition: Good: Some corners wear

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LLYN GWYNANT: CAERNARVONSHIRE: WALES: 1964

Llyn Gwynant, Caernarvonshire, Wales

Posted in 1964

Condition: Good: Some corners wear

Cradled beneath the dizzy slopes of Gallt-y-Wenallt and the broken flanks of Moel Meirch. One of the most beautiful of Welsh Lakes. Seen here from the South West end.

A view in the Snowdonia National Park

Colour photograph by J Arthur Dixon Studios




PANORAMA OF BRUSSELS: BELGIUM: 1928

Panorama of Brussels, Belgium

Posted in 1928

Condition: Fair: Some grubby marks: Some corners/edges wear

A bird's eye view of Brussels, taken from the tower of the Hotel de Ville. The Church St. Gudule and Congress Column stand out well. A magnificent view of the North East part of the town is obtained.



VINTAGE MULTIVIEW POSTCARD: SNOWDON: WALES

This Multiview Postcard shows 5 views of Snowdon which are :-

Llanberis Pass
The Summit
Castle & Lakes
Llanberis Vale
Lake Peris & Pass

Unused

Condition: Good: Corner rubs: Small crease along top

Published by Frith's No. SWDN.78

Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales and has been described as "probably the busiest mountain in Britain"




CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF S. NICHOLAS: NEWCASTLE

Cathedral Church of S. Nicholas, Newcastle, England

Unused

Condition: Very Good: Some corner rubs



BARNOLDSWICK VIADUCT: LANCASHIRE: 1909 **SOLD**

**SORRY -- THIS POSTCARD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD**

Barnoldswick Viaduct, Pendle, Lancashire, England

Posted in 1909

Condition: Very Good: Some corner rubs: Slight franking impression near upper left corner

The Wrench Series No. 11751

Barnoldswick is a very old town, dating back to Viking times and was listed in the Domesday book. For more information on this town see here


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THE CHATEAU: LAKE LOUISE: ALBERTA: CANADA

The Chateau, Lake Louise, Near Banff, Alberta, Canada

Unused

Condition: Very good: Slight corner rubs

Published by The Camera Products Co. of Vancouver

The website of the impressive Fairmont Chateau Hotel can be found here





CARBIS BAY: ST IVES: CORNWALL: 1957

Carbis Bay, St. Ives, Cornwall, England

Posted in 1957

Condition: Very Good: Slight corner creases due to being in an album

Published by ETW Dennis & Sons Ltd.

Carbis Bay is a large sheltered sandy beach in West Cornwall



WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE: VINTAGE POSTCARD: 1904 *SOLD*

*SORRY - THIS POSTCARD HAS BEEN SOLD*

Portrait of William Shakespeare by W. Burbage: National Portrait Gallery, London, England

Condition: Fair: Creases in all corners: Some edges wear

Unused

The Wrench Series, No. 85

Handwriting on the front is dated June 1904




THE AULD BRIG O'AYR: AYRSHIRE: SCOTLAND

The Auld Brig O'Ayr (The Old Bridge of Ayr)

Condition: Excellent

Unused

Published by Charles Worcester & Co. Ltd., Bristol

There is a fascinating legend/tale attached to this bridge, please see here



TRAIN: 'SIR NIGEL GRESLEY'

L & N.E.R. Class A4, 4-6-2 No. 4498 "Sir Nigel Gresley"

Unused

Condition: Good: Some corners wear: slight crease along left side

Published by J. Arthur Dixon No. T.8027

Built in 1937 and was named after the designer


Postcard: ROSS-ON-WYE: HEREFORDSHIRE: ENGLAND: 1965

Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England
Posted in 1965
Condition: Very Good: Corner rubs
No Publishers name

Ross-on-Wye is a very pretty market town on the banks of the River Wye


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'BONNE ANNEE': HAPPY NEW YEAR VINTAGE POSTCARD

Happy New Year 'Bonne Annee' Postcard

Unposted, there is handwriting on the back and a date which, I think, is 1911

Condition: Good: Some corners wear

This is a very pretty picture of Roses in a Vase



CORNER OF OFFICE BUILDINGS: BOURNVILLE: BIRMINGHAM: ENGLAND

Corner of Office Buildings, Bournville, Birmingham, England

Unused

Condition: Fair to Good: Corners/edges wear: Crease to upper left corner

No Publishers name

Bournville is a model village on the south side of Birmingham, England, best known for its connections with the Cadbury family and chocolate - including a dark chocolate bar branded "Bournville".


THE KING'S SCHOOL: CANTERBURY: KENT: 1953 ** SOLD **

** THIS POSTCARD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD **

The King's School, Canterbury, Kent, EnglandPosted in 1953Condition: Very Good: Some corner rubsPublished by Photochrom Co. Ltd. Number V3234Black and White Used Postcard

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QUEEN CHARLOTTE MONUMENT: ST. GEORGES CHAPEL: WINDSOR CASTLE

Queen Charlotte Monument, St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England

Unused

Condition: Good: Slight corner rubs

Published by J. Russell & Sons, Windsor

This Monument is one of many in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle - see the wikipedia article here



NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM: SOUTH KENSINGTON: LONDON: 1906

Natural History Museum, London

Posted in 1906

Condition: Fair: Some corners/edges wear: few small marks in sky and franking impression

Published by Hildesheimer LONDON SERIES NO. 5292

What a wonderful picture of this magnificent building. The Natural History Museum website can be found here



YORK MINSTER: 1948

York Minster, York

Posted in 1948

Condition: Good: Some corners wear: Slight mark to upper left corner

Published by Catcheside Ltd. of York


EDINBURGH: SCOTLAND: SCOTT MONUMENT: 1911 ** SOLD **

**  SORRY, THIS POSTCARD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD  **Scott Monument, Edinburgh

Posted in 1911

Condition: Good: Corners/edges wear: Large crease to upper right corner

Published by Valentine's

The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic Monument to Scottish Author Sir Walter Scott. Wikipedia article can be found here

LOVELY VINTAGE HAPPY BIRTHDAY GREETINGS POSTCARD ** SOLD **

** SORRY, THIS POSTCARD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD **

Very pretty Vintage Happy Birthday Greetings Postcard

Posted - stamp has been removed, year is unreadable, I would guess it is from the early 1900's

Condition: Good: Some corners wear: Crease to lower left corner



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VINTAGE JAIN TEMPLE: CALCUTTA: INDIA

Jain Temple, Calcutta, India

Unused

Condition: Very Good

Published by Nestor Gianaclis Ltd. of Calcutta