Wednesday, 2 September 2015

Brighton Fish




Scan of a vintage postcard of Brighton Aquarium dating from 1908. The card was sent to Phyllis Boorer, a thirteen year old girl, by her mother. Phyllis later became an assistant to a linen draper. The wonderfully Italianate aquarium building is still there - although the tower and clock are gone - and is now the home of the Brighton Sea Life Centre.

Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Bullock Carts And Morris Minors


Written on the reverse of this photograph is "Aden 1954". It comes from a collection of old photographs I bought off the internet for a few pounds. A moment in time captured forever - bullock carts and Morris Minors.

118 : A Crisp And The Co-op

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