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HELLESYLT: GERAINGER: NORWAY

Hellesylt, Geiranger, Norway

Unposted

Condition: Excellent

Hellesylt is a small village in the municipality of Stranda, Norway. In 2007 the population was around 600.

Geiranger is a small tourist town in the western part of Norway in the region called Sunnmore in the municipality of Stranda.



EASTBOURNE: SUSSEX: GRAND PARADE FROM WISH TOWER: 1965

Grand Parade from Wish Tower, Eastbourne

Posted in 1965

Condition: Very Good

Published by Shoesmith & Etheridge Ltd., Hastings: Number N14645

Eastbourne is a very popular seaside resort on the south coast of England - see article here





WEST TOWERS: WESTMINSTER ABBEY: LONDON: OLD UNUSED VALENTINE'S POSTCARD *SOLD*

*This Postcard has now been sold*

West Towers, Westminster Abbey, London
Unposted
Condition: Good: Some corner rubs: dark marks along right side

The words on the back of the Postcard read:

This is one of London's noblest pieces of architecture. It dates back to the 17th Century, and is the resting place of many of England's most illustrious dead. The western towers and front were rebuilt by Wren in the 18th Century.

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NICE: FRANCE: LES ROCHERS DU MONT BORON

Les Rochers du Mont Boron, Nice, France

Unposted

Condition: Excellent



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THE BRITISH MUSEUM: LONDON: 1948

The British Museum, London

Posted in 1948

Condition: Very Good: Some corner rubs: Slight crease at upper left corner

Published by Walter Scott


SWALLOW FALLS: BETWS-Y-COED: WALES

Swallow Falls, Betws-y-Coed, Conwy, North Wales

Unused Postcard

Condition: Excellent

Published by H. Jones, Betws-y-Coed: Number 53

Website for this popular tourist attraction



POMPEII: ITALY: UNUSED POSTCARD ** SOLD **

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

Pompeii, Italy

Unused

Condition: Excellent



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PARIS: EN FLANANT: AVENUE DES CHAMPS-ELYSEES: 1952

Paris, en flanant, Avenue des Champs-Elysees

Posted in 1952

Condition: Very Good: Slight corner creases from being in an Album

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GOODRINGTON BEACH: PAIGNTON: DEVON: 1931

Goodrington Beach, Paignton, Devon

Posted in 1931

Condition: Very Good: Slight corner rubs

Painted by Ewart Baker

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THE COURTYARD: WARWICK CASTLE: WARWICKSHIRE

The Courtyard, Warwick Castle, Warwick

Unused

Condition: Good: Few grubby marks: Some corners wear

"Sepio Series" No. 3475 Published by J Salmon, Sevenoaks


KOBLENZER TOR: BONN: GERMANY: 1932

Koblenzer Tor, Bonn, Germany

Posted in 1932

Condition: Very Good: Some corners wear

I believe that this is now a University




VINTAGE LONDON: VICTORIA EMBANKMENT FROM WATERLOO BRIDGE

Victoria Embankment from Waterloo Bridge, London

Unused

Condition: Very Good: Slight corners wear

A & G Taylor's Series

I would guess that the Postcard is from the early 1900's

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GUMFREYSTONE CHURCH: PEMBROKESHIRE: WALES: 1925

Gumfreystone Church, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Unused

Condition: Very Good

Published by Frith's

The only clue to the age of the Postcard is a handwritten date on the back of 1925


LODORE FALLS IN SUMMER: LAKE DISTRICT: CUMBRIA: KESWICK ** SOLD **

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

Lodore Falls in Summer, Keswick, Cumbria

Unused - I have no idea of the age of the Postcard

Condition: Very Good: Slight corners wear

Published by GP Abraham Ltd. of Keswick

This is a link to a website with more information and some lovely colourful pictures of the Lodore Falls




MER: L'EGLISE SAINT-HILAIRE (COTE SUD): FRANCE: 1903

Vintage Postcard of L'Eglise Saint-Hilaire, France

Posted in 1903

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

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DUBLIN: IRELAND: MULTIVIEW POSTCARD: 1968 *SOLD*

*SORRY - THIS POSTCARD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD*

Multiview Postcard of Dublin, Ireland

Posted in 1968

Condition: Good: Some corners wear

Published by John Hinde Limited, Co. Dublin

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FLUELEN AM VIERWALDSTATTERSEE: SWITZERLAND: 1952

Fluelen am Vierwaldstattersee, Switzerland

Posted in 1952

Condition: Very Good: Slight corners wear

Very pretty town in Switzerland




NEW ORLEANS: LOUISIANA: USA: 1904

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Posted in 1904

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

The words on the front say LUGGER (PICAYUNE) LANDING

In the days before automobiles, small boats were often used for business and pleasure. While rowboats were the primary means for transportation in the marshes and bayous, small sailboats like these were to be found on Lake Pontchartrain.