Posts Tagged ‘Postcards’

2WS48 Portmeirion, Gwynedd, North Wales. Photo : D Noble “Having a wet two weeks in North Wales. Hoping the weather will break and the sun will shine once before we go home! Love Jane, Tim, Susie and Zoe.” undated


2SC172 The Pass of Brander, Argyll, Scotland. Photo : D. Noble “Writing this on the hydrofoil returning from Oban. Dad got a daily paper! His first since we arrived!!! We are very isolated, it’s just like this picture. Look after yourself. Lots of love mum.” 16th July 1980


2DC10 Bedruthan Steps, near Newquay, Cornwall. Photo : E Ludwig “Dear Grandma & Auntie Pamela, having a great time down in Newquay. The weather has been pretty hot for the last two days but today it’s rained all day. The house we are staying in is really nice and has got a heated swimming pool almost right […]


2DC25 Cockington Forge, near Torquay, Devon. Photo : E Ludwig “Dear Elizabeth. We are now in Devon and we hope to see this place tomorrow. We’ve had a lovely time and the weather has been perfect. Hope you and mother are well. Lots of love from us all from Nana (Allen).” 27th April 1984


2SOA14 The Gardens of New Place, Stratford-upon-Avon. Photo : E Ludwig “We arrived here today on the last leg of our mini holiday! We went down to Chichester last Wednesday – stayed two nights there. Then on Friday we went on via Petersfield – Winchester (quite dreadful traffic there!) – then Romsey. That was quieter so we […]


2DC149 Fishing Trawlers at Newlyn, Cornwall. Photo : E Ludwig “Dear Liz. From the heart of the healthiest county. Greetings. Received letter this morning, many thanks, quite flabbergasted! I will be at school on dates mentioned if that’s all right but not 27th, kids back then! Having a lovely but wind blown holiday, will send cream. Visited […]


2DC938 Torpoint Ferry Photo : D Noble “Dear all. This is the ferry Mrs Rowe went to school by. Every time we go to Dartmoor this way it is either by ferry or bridge because we are on a peninsula. Weather pretty mixed. Going to Dartmouth today, hoping to go on Dartmouth railway if the rain keeps […]