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Our Collection Date Sent:    04 Sep 1904 Sender: Anon Recipient: Mrs Kingston, Courtmacsherry, Co. Cork, Ireland Transcript: Hope you enjoyed your trip. Henry Edward Tidmarsh produced 13 views of the Tower of London for the publishers Cassell & Co Ltd which were reproduced in June 1904’s Cassell’s Magazine. They also formed two of the thirteen six-postcard sets […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:     1 SEP 1905 Sender: Alice Mary Recipient: Miss S A Ashworth, 4 Peel Street, Cloughfold Transcript:  Dear Sarah Alice I have landed home all right I hope you enjoy yourself at Blackpool. I shall want to look at your Phots the next time I see you and I hope you have not burn […] Read time: 2 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:  28 AUG 09 Sender: Simeon? Recipient: Mrs J Palmer Fir Cottage, Braisworth[sic], Nr Eye, Suffolk Transcript: London, The Tower of London Dear Friends Am sending a p.card with one of the building often open to the public don’t you think it looks rather an interesting place, have been through it myself more than […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:    19 AUG 1954 Sender: Margret Recipient: Mr Jack Gallagher, 5 Hampshire Way, South Shields. Transcript: Dear Jack! We arrived very good in London.  We stay now in Croyden [sic].  It is very nice in London.  Today we have been by the Tower Bridge and I have visite [sic] penpal in Catford. Now I […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:  12 AUG 1924 Sender: Vinnie (?) Recipient: Mrs C Robinson 33, Landsdowne Street, Burnley, Lanc. Transcript: Having a lovely time.  Just off to Wembley for the day.  Went to see G Robey in “Leap Year” last night was very good. We leave for Eastbourne Wed. or Thursday. Best Love Jennie It seems more […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:    08 AUG 1957 Sender:  Jean Recipient: Mrs P Anderson Northtown, Tumlin[sic], Bixter, Shetland Is Transcript: Having a nice time here & we’ve never seen any rain since we came. We have been up in the city to-day having a look at the shops & have been invite out to see television to-night. Last […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:     09 AUG 1949 Sender:  Gwen Recipient: Miss N Clayton  11, Mt. Pleasant Road, Newton Abbott, Devon Transcript: Many thanks for letters and swee[ts?]. We had a lovely day at the Tower with H&W. I suggested that they came with us to see Uncle Ben next day. H advised against it as being a […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:  29 JUL 1949 Sender: Agnes & Will Recipient: Mrs J Binns, Shephards [sic] Farm, Ikncornshaw [Ickornshaw], Cowling, Yorkshire Transcript: Dear Edie & all Just a card wondering how you all are, have you heard anything about your hand let me know soon. Love from Agnes & Will. Agnes and Will’s postcard pencilled from […] Read time: 3 minutes Read more

Our Collection Date Sent:   14 JY 1910      Sender: B.  Recipient: Mr William Young,  Oakwood, Chorley New Road, Bolton  Transcript:   To wish you very many happy returns of tomorrow when I hope to send a better remembrance with much love & regret that it did not go earlier.  B  B’s intentions were undoubtedly very honourable in sending last minute birthday wishes to William, but are rather undermined by […] Read time: 2 minutes Read more

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