Poole Pottery - A Coffee Set and various painted pieces
Poole Pottery - A Coffee Set and various painted pieces. Poole Pottery was founded in 1873 on Poole quayside (East Quay), where it continued to produce pottery by hand before moving its factory operations away from the quay in 1999. The company went into administration in 2006, but has since re-opened. Date: circa 1930s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Coronation party, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex
To celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II the town of Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex, organised four children's parties at various locations around the town. This photo shows children at their party at the Round Gardens cafe, which was the only party to be staged indoors.
© Mary Evans Picture Library / The Pete Frost Collection
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