Tag Archives: old photos

Wordless Wednesday – Dougal and the Baby Elephant

Following on from my 1920′s groovy cruisers post from Granny’s photo album of 1928-1930, I offer you this.  I have no idea who Dougal may be, or why he might have been in Ceylon in August 1928 – tea trade … Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday – 1928 Cruise RMS Oropesa

This is a previous Sepia Saturday post, but with added NEWS thanks to the kindness of Peter Jones who contacted me with some interesting information – isn’t the internet great? I found these two photos in one of Granny’s albums – … Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday – Dirleton Primary 1940′s

School photo from Dirleton Primary School, East Lothian from the mid to late 1940′s Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday 38 – what’s Auntie holding?

I found this very small photo of my Granny and my Auntie H and could easily make out the Border Terrier, but wondered what Auntie was holding: After scanning and cropping I now see who it is – it’s Jackie … Continue reading

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can anyone read this Polish name?

Can anyone read this writing and identify the surname of my Grandfather’s Polish friend? Continue reading

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