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Croydon Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 225 pictures in our Croydon collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Samuel Coleridge Taylor - Classical Composer Featured Print

Samuel Coleridge Taylor - Classical Composer

Samuel Coleridge Taylor (1875-1912) - Classical Composer. Professor at the Crystal Palace School of Music and conducted the orchestra at the Croydon Conservatoire. After Coleridge-Taylor's death in 1912, musicians were concerned that he and his family had received no royalties from what was one of the most successful and popular works written in the previous 50 years. His case contributed to their formation of the Performing Rights Society, an effort to gain revenues for musicians through performance as well as publication and distribution of music Date: circa 1906

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Laundry at Shirley Schools, near Croydon, Surrey Featured Print

Laundry at Shirley Schools, near Croydon, Surrey

Inmates ironing clothes and linen in the laundry at the Shirley Schools, near Croydon, Surrey, established in 1904 by the St Olave Union to house pauper children away from the workhouse. The Schools were laid out as a cottage homes development in the style of a village street, with groups of children living in cottages with a house parent. Shirley Oaks Hospital now occupies part of the site

© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection

Croydon Airport - de Havilland DH.84 Dragon G-ACIU Featured Print

Croydon Airport - de Havilland DH.84 Dragon G-ACIU

de Havilland DH.84 Dragon G-ACIU (msn 3041) of Surrey Flying Services Ltd., approaching to land at Croydon Airport. First registered on 25.07.33 was previously owned by Marmaduke Furness (Lord Furness), hangared at Stag Lane and the Honourable Brian Lewis, hangared at Heston. G-ACIU was impressed into the RAF as X9395 on 2.4.40, but damaged on take-off on 29.4.40 in France. During the evacuation X9395 was burnt to prevent capture by German forces in May 1940. Date: circa 1937

© The Peter Butt Aviation Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library