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Downs Collection

Background imageDowns Collection: Policeman talk to Gypsies on Epsom Downs

Policeman talk to Gypsies on Epsom Downs
Two Policeman talk to a Gypsy family by their caravan and wagon on Epsom Downs Date: circa 1920s

Background imageDowns Collection: Union Workhouse, Wantage, Oxfordshire

Union Workhouse, Wantage, Oxfordshire
The Wantage Union workhouse, Oxfordshire. The workhouse, designed by Sampson Kempthorne, was erected in 1836 on Hungerford Road, Wantage, and later became the Downs Hospital

Background imageDowns Collection: Westbury White Horse

Westbury White Horse
On the Downs at Westbury, Wilts is this Great White Horse commemorating the defeat of the Danes by Alfred at the Battle of Ethandune in 878

Background imageDowns Collection: Champion Beer Drinker

Champion Beer Drinker
A German champion beer drinker downs a huge tankard of beer!

Background imageDowns Collection: Epsom Derby - 1954

Epsom Derby - 1954
Epsom Downs, the Gentlemens Mobile Toilet, provided by Ewell Council 3rd June 1954

Background imageDowns Collection: Four-horse Ploughing team at work - South Downs, East Sussex

Four-horse Ploughing team at work - South Downs, East Sussex
Sons of the soil - A four-horse Ploughing team at work in on the South Downs - East Sussex. Date: circa 1920s

Background imageDowns Collection: England / The North Downs

England / The North Downs
A view of the North Downs, near Oxted, Surrey, England. Date: 1950s

Background imageDowns Collection: Authentic Ploughman s

Authentic Ploughman s
Ploughmans Lunch; farmworkers on the Wiltshire Downs enjoy their mid-day break

Background imageDowns Collection: The Village, Piddletrenthide, Dorchester, Buckland Newton, Dorset Downs, Dorset, England

The Village, Piddletrenthide, Dorchester, Buckland Newton, Dorset Downs, Dorset, England. Date: 1907

Background imageDowns Collection: LCC-LFB Aftermath of a major school fire, Hackney

LCC-LFB Aftermath of a major school fire, Hackney
A major fire destroyed over 50% of the school roof and a quarter of the first floor classrooms at the Hackney Downs School in East London

Background imageDowns Collection: No Gypsies on Epson Downs 1929

No Gypsies on Epson Downs 1929
Romany Folk whose presence was forbidden on Epom Downs even on Derby Day. A group of gipsy women and children peg-making Date: 1929

Background imageDowns Collection: Chanctonbury Ring, South Downs, Sussex

Chanctonbury Ring, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageDowns Collection: Everton FC football team 1922-23

Everton FC football team 1922-23. Back row: Hart, Brewster, Peacock, Fern, McDonald, Chedgzoy. Front row: Harrison, Downs, Irvine, Forbes, Williams. Date: 1922-1923

Background imageDowns Collection: Derby Day at Epsom racecourse, Epsom Downs, Surrey

Derby Day at Epsom racecourse, Epsom Downs, Surrey, England -- horse-drawn coaches and other traffic arriving for the big event. Date: 1922

Background imageDowns Collection: Cricket at Folkestone

Cricket at Folkestone
A scene from the end of season Festival week at Folkestone at the Cheriton Road ground, with the rolling South Downs in the background

Background imageDowns Collection: Botanical Sketchbook -- Harebell

Botanical Sketchbook -- Harebell. Date: 1920s

Background imageDowns Collection: Kentish Countryside

Kentish Countryside
A Kentish scenic gem. Looking across the valley of the River Eden towards the slopes of the North Downs, from a lane near Edenbridge, Kent, England. Date: 1930s

Background imageDowns Collection: The Roof Garden of Downs Hotel, Hassocks

The Roof Garden of Downs Hotel, Hassocks
The Roof Garden of the Downs Hotel, Hassocks, fitted up like an ocean liner. Beyond are seen the undulating Sussex Downs. The hotel was one of a number of venues in the south

Background imageDowns Collection: Saddlescombe, Devils Dyke, West Sussex - nr. Brighton

Saddlescombe, Devils Dyke, West Sussex - nr. Brighton
Saddlescombe Farm, Devils Dyke, a Hamlet in the South Downs, West Sussex - nr. Brighton Date: circa 1910

Background imageDowns Collection: The Downs Sanatorium, Belmont, Sutton

The Downs Sanatorium, Belmont, Sutton
A uniformed porter stands at the entrance to the Downs Sanatorium, at Belmont, near Sutton, Surrey. The former childrens institution was converted for use as a tuberculosis sanatorium in 1912

Background imageDowns Collection: The Zig Zag Path, Folkestone, North Downs, Kent, England. Date: 1910s

The Zig Zag Path, Folkestone, North Downs, Kent, England. Date: 1910s

Background imageDowns Collection: Darling Downs, Perth, Western Australia

Darling Downs, Perth, Western Australia

Background imageDowns Collection: Perth Darling Downs Western Australia before 1900

Perth Darling Downs Western Australia before 1900

Background imageDowns Collection: The Hill, Epsom Downs racecourse, early 1900s

The Hill, Epsom Downs racecourse, early 1900s

Background imageDowns Collection: Derby Day, Epsom Downs Racecourse

Derby Day, Epsom Downs Racecourse

Background imageDowns Collection: Derby Day, Epsom Downs, Victorian period

Derby Day, Epsom Downs, Victorian period

Background imageDowns Collection: The Hill, Epsom Downs Racecourse

The Hill, Epsom Downs Racecourse

Background imageDowns Collection: Landscape painting by Gertrude Jekyll

Landscape painting by Gertrude Jekyll
The Pilgrim's Yews, Merrow Downs - Landscape painting by Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932), influential British horticulturist, garden designer, artist and writer. Date: 1890

Background imageDowns Collection: Shanklin Downs from Luccombe Common, Isle of Wight

Shanklin Downs from Luccombe Common, Isle of Wight - J. Arthur Dixon, 1946 Date: 1946

Background imageDowns Collection: The George Inn, Alfriston, South Downs, East Sussex

The George Inn, Alfriston, South Downs, East Sussex Date: 1952

Background imageDowns Collection: Poynings and the Downs, Brighton, Sussex

Poynings and the Downs, Brighton, Sussex Date: 1938

Background imageDowns Collection: Babbacombe Bay and Downs, near Torquay, Devon

Babbacombe Bay and Downs, near Torquay, Devon - Painted by artist Frank E Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Highdown Hill, South Downs, near Worthing, Sussex

Highdown Hill, South Downs, near Worthing, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Babbacombe Downs, near Torquay, South Devon

Babbacombe Downs, near Torquay, South Devon - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: South Downs Shepherd, Sussex

South Downs Shepherd, Sussex, with his flock of sheep and his sheepdog - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Fittleworth Mill, South Downs, Sussex

Fittleworth Mill, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageDowns Collection: Hindover Hill, near Seaford, South Downs, Sussex

Hindover Hill, near Seaford, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Saxon Cottage, Steyning, South Downs, Sussex

Saxon Cottage, Steyning, South Downs, Sussex
Saxon Cottage with thatched roof, Steyning, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Church at Steyning, South Downs, Sussex

Church at Steyning, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageDowns Collection: Chanctonbury Ring, near Worthing, South Downs, Sussex

Chanctonbury Ring, near Worthing, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Chanctonbury Ring, from Wiston Pond, South Downs, Sussex

Chanctonbury Ring, from Wiston Pond, South Downs, Sussex
Chanctonbury Ring, viewed from Wiston Pond, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Long Man, Wilmington, nr Eastbourne, South Downs, Sussex

Long Man, Wilmington, nr Eastbourne, South Downs, Sussex
The Long Man, Wilmington, near Eastbourne, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Church at Edburton, South Downs, Sussex

Church at Edburton, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageDowns Collection: South Downs, viewed from Fulking, Sussex

South Downs, viewed from Fulking, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: High Street, Steyning, South Downs, Sussex

High Street, Steyning, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageDowns Collection: Bramber, South Downs, Sussex

Bramber, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageDowns Collection: Beeding, South Downs, Sussex

Beeding, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J. Salmon, and reproduced as a local view postcard

Background imageDowns Collection: Quiet street in Steyning, South Downs, Sussex

Quiet street in Steyning, South Downs, Sussex - Painted by landscape artist Alfred Robert Quinton for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J



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