Western Airways Ltd Poster
Poster, Norman Edgar Western Airways Ltd, Bristol to Cardiff Air Express, 15 minutes, 9 shillings and sixpence single fare. Connections from Bristol by air to Liverpool, Birmingham, Plymouth, Bournemouth, Brighton, Isle of Wight and Channel Islands. Air Taxis -- see your city from the air.
© The Royal Aeronautical Society (National Aerospace Library)/Mary Evans
Two bridges over the River Tamar, Devon and Cornwall
Two bridges over the River Tamar, connecting Plymouth, Devon and Saltash, Cornwall. On the left is the Royal Albert Bridge, a railway bridge designed by Brunel and completed in 1859. On the right is the Tamar Bridge, a road bridge completed in 1961.
© Mary Evans Picture Library/ANDREW BESLEY
1850s, 1859, 1960s, 1961, 1980s, 80s, Albert, Bridge, Bridges, Brunel, Concrete, Connecting, Construction, Cornwall, Country, Devon, Eighties, Engineering, Modern, Parallel, Plymouth, Rail, Railway, River, Road, Royal, Saltash, Suspension, Tamar, Train, Transport, Victorian, Water, West
Be Careful Baby, by Salisbury Field and Margaret Mayo
Be Careful Baby, by Salisbury Field and Margaret Mayo. First produced in England at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth, March 1918, then the Apollo Theatre, London, April 1918. A bedroom farce, as indicated by the beds and their occupants. Touring to the Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne, December 1918. Date: 1918
© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library