Dating old photographs england
Essex, Chelmsford, Moulsham Street, Old Friars c.1912.
Since January 2015 we have added thousands of additional old photos to the website, including many new pages of places not previously covered.
If you have any old, vintage, historical, Edwardian or Victorian pictures of England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales or the rest of the British Isles, from the earliest years, and right up to the 1960's, not only of the places you live or have lived, but also your old family photos, then please do scan them for display and preservation on this website. The United Kingdom of Great Britain consists of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Please scan them in at a high resolution, preferably either 1280 pixels in width, or for portrait style photographs 1280 pixels in height. The United Kingdom has arguably some of the most picturesque countryside and friendliest people in the whole world, and our photographs of life between the 1890's and the 1960's will attempt to illustrate some of the beauty within the four member countries.
They also wore tight trousers and waistcoats, with high upstanding collars and neckties tied around them. Tiered cape-jackets were fashionable, as were paisley patterned shawls.
Deep bonnets were worn and hair was swept into buns or side coils from a centre parting.
From the mountains of Wales, to the glens of Scotland.
To the unique architecture of Ireland and the great mansions of England.
A close rival in popularity to the photo posts is Useful Tips for Reading Handwritten Documents which became a long list of tips and tricks generated by comments from you and from State Records staff.We have images of the smallest villages, and of the great cities like Cardiff, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dublin, Belfast, London, Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham.Amongst this collection of old fotos there is quite a collection showing people - indeed, many can genuinely be referred to as antique photos..Vital records—birth certificates, marriage certificates, death certificates and divorce decrees—are some of the best resources to help build a family tree.Access guides, links and databases of vital records in countries around the world.
Hopefully with your help - by submitting your own photographs - we can maintain this position as the best photographic resource on the internet.