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Vale Collection

Background imageVale Collection: In the Vale of Amersham

In the Vale of Amersham (1859). Vickers, Alfred 1786-1868. Date: 1859

Background imageVale Collection: View down Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Village, London

View down Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Village, London
A superb postcard view down Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Village, London - the detial is incredible, with individual shops identifiable, the pavements as busy (as they ever are)

Background imageVale Collection: Blackheath Village

Blackheath Village
A view of Blackheath village from the south, looking towards the Station and Tranquil Vale

Background imageVale Collection: Shirland Road, Maida Vale, London

Shirland Road, Maida Vale, London, with the Shirland Hotel (pub, now the Truscott Arms) on the left. Date: circa 1910

Background imageVale Collection: Tranquil Vale Blackheath

Tranquil Vale Blackheath
Tranquil Vale, Blackheath London SE3

Background imageVale Collection: Morshead Mansions, Morshead Road, Maida Vale, London

Morshead Mansions, Morshead Road, Maida Vale, London. Date: circa 1910

Background imageVale Collection: Deer Hunt on Exmoor

Deer Hunt on Exmoor
Hunting red deer in the Vale of Porlock, Exmoor, Somerset. Date: 1922

Background imageVale Collection: Meeting of the waters, Vale of Avoca. County Wicklow, Irelan

Meeting of the waters, Vale of Avoca. County Wicklow, Ireland. Date between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900

Background imageVale Collection: The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
The fantastic Pontcysyllte Aqueduct near Wrexham. Designed by Thomas Telford and William Jessop and finished in 1805, the aqueduct is the longest and highest aqueduct in Britain

Background imageVale Collection: Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK

Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK
Promenade and Showground, Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK. Date: circa 1940

Background imageVale Collection: Ave Atque Vale by Aubrey Beardsley

Ave Atque Vale by Aubrey Beardsley
Ave Atque Vale. (Hale and farewell) Illustration by Aubrey Beardsley to his own translation of Carmen Ci, a poem by Catullus. Date: 1896

Background imageVale Collection: Cambrian Colliery, Clydach Vale, Glamorgan

Cambrian Colliery, Clydach Vale, Glamorgan
Cambrian Colliery, Clydach Vale, Tonypandy, near Porth, Glamorgan, Wales. Date: 1905

Background imageVale Collection: Marine Colliery, Cwm, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales

Marine Colliery, Cwm, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales
View of the Marine Colliery, Cwm, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales. Date: early 20th century

Background imageVale Collection: Henstead Union Workhouse, Swainsthorpe, Norfolk

Henstead Union Workhouse, Swainsthorpe, Norfolk
The driveway up to Henstead Union workhouse at Swainsthorpe, Norfolk. The building, erected in 1836, was designed by John Brown

Background imageVale Collection: Michael Foot

Michael Foot (1913-2010) British politician when he was the Labour Party candidate for Ebbw Vale, at the election caused by the death of Aneurin Bevan

Background imageVale Collection: Rheidol Vale Railway

Rheidol Vale Railway
The Vale of Rheidol Railway, Aberystwyth, Wales, opened in 1902 to serve the local lead mines. Here is one of the engine sheds at Aberystwyth. The line was privatised 1989

Background imageVale Collection: Vale of Glendalough, County Wicklow Ireland

Vale of Glendalough, County Wicklow Ireland

Background imageVale Collection: The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
The fantastic Pontcysyllte Aqueduct near Wrexham. Designed by Thomas Telford and William Jessop and finished in 1805, the aqueduct is the longest and highest aqueduct in Britain

Background imageVale Collection: Montpelier Vl / Blackheath

Montpelier Vl / Blackheath
Montpelier Vale, Blackheath London SE3

Background imageVale Collection: Montpelier Vl / Blackheath

Montpelier Vl / Blackheath
Montpelier Vale, Blackheath London SE3

Background imageVale Collection: Mother and daughters at a London bus stop

Mother and daughters at a London bus stop
A mother and her two daughters waiting for a No.6 bus at Shirland Road, Maida Vale, London W9. They are all smartly dressed, but the houses in the background are showing postwar shabbiness

Background imageVale Collection: Wern Street, Clydach Vale

Wern Street, Clydach Vale

Background imageVale Collection: Boy pushes his bicycle up a hill in Ebbw Vale, South Wales

Boy pushes his bicycle up a hill in Ebbw Vale, South Wales
A young boy pushes his bicycle up a steep hill in Ebbw Vale, South Wales. Behind is the Ebbw Vale steel works. This was closed by Corus in 2002

Background imageVale Collection: Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK

Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK
People on the beach on Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, UK. Date: circa 1910

Background imageVale Collection: Victoria Colliery, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales

Victoria Colliery, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales
View of the Victoria Colliery, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, South Wales

Background imageVale Collection: Ruthin Castle, Vale of Clywd, Wales (Castell Rhuthun, now a

Ruthin Castle, Vale of Clywd, Wales (Castell Rhuthun, now a Hotel). Part of Box 1 Boswell Collection Series of Abbeys. Date: circa 1900

Background imageVale Collection: Warrington Lodge (Colonnade Hotel), Maida Vale, London

Warrington Lodge (Colonnade Hotel), Maida Vale, London
Warrington Lodge (Colonnade Hotel), Maida Vale, West London. Date: circa 1905

Background imageVale Collection: Ocean Colliery, Nant Y Moel, Glamorgan, South Wales

Ocean Colliery, Nant Y Moel, Glamorgan, South Wales
View of the Ocean Colliery (also known as Western Colliery), Nant Y Moel (Nantymoel), Ogmore Vale, Glamorgan, South Wales, with a mixture of sleet and smoke on a day of bad weather

Background imageVale Collection: Union Workhouse, Fir Vale, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Union Workhouse, Fir Vale, Sheffield, Yorkshire
The gates of the Sheffield Union workhouse at Fir Vale in South Yorkshire, with the workhouse porter standing behind. The workhouse, on Smilter Lane (now Herries Road), was opened in 1880

Background imageVale Collection: Nash Point lighthouse keeper

Nash Point lighthouse keeper
Mr Nathan Illston, Senior Keeper at Nash Point Lighthouse, portrait. Now deceased, he was a Trinity House Keeper for 44 years. First published The Sunday Times Date: 1988

Background imageVale Collection: Colonnade Hotel by night, Maida Vale, London

Colonnade Hotel by night, Maida Vale, London. circa 1930

Background imageVale Collection: Thomas Merthyr Guest, Vanity Fair, CG

Thomas Merthyr Guest, Vanity Fair, CG
THOMAS MERTHYR GUEST (1838-1904) Wealthy landowner, shown on horseback in red hunting jacket, smoking a pipe. Caption: Blackmore Vale Date: 1838 - 1904

Background imageVale Collection: Willy Lotts Cottage - Flatford, East Bergholt, Suffolk

Willy Lotts Cottage - Flatford, East Bergholt, Suffolk. The cottage features in John Constables painting, The Hay Wain. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageVale Collection: Pewsey White Horse

Pewsey White Horse
One of the lesser known White Horses, is this example, in the Vale of Pewsey, Wiltshire, England. Date: 1950s

Background imageVale Collection: Tranquil Vale, Blackheath Village, south-east London

Tranquil Vale, Blackheath Village, south-east London
View down Tranquil Vale, Blackheath Village, south-east London. Date: circa 1900s

Background imageVale Collection: Fish and Chips bridge Stoke

Fish and Chips bridge Stoke
An old couple stoop down to walk beneath a bridge on the towpath of the Caldon Canal in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. The bridge has grafitti - Fish and Chips

Background imageVale Collection: LCC- MFB Blackheath fire station

LCC- MFB Blackheath fire station
Blackheath fire station, located at Brigade Street, Tranquil Vale, SE3 (very near the Mary Evans Picture Library), with the escape ladder stored at the side

Background imageVale Collection: Vale of Aber, near Bangor, North Wales

Vale of Aber, near Bangor, North Wales. Burgess, James Howard c.1810-1890

Background imageVale Collection: Blackheath / Montpelier Vl

Blackheath / Montpelier Vl
Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Date: 1913

Background imageVale Collection: Starucca Vale and Viaduct Pennsylvania

Starucca Vale and Viaduct Pennsylvania
Railway train from the N.Y. & Erie R.R. (New York and Erie Railroad) crossing Starucca Viaduct over Starucca Creek in Starucca Vale, Pennsylvania, America Date: ca. 1860

Background imageVale Collection: Welsh Cottage

Welsh Cottage
A lovely unspoilt cottage on a quiet country lane near Cwmyoy, in the Vale of Ewias, which is situated in the Black Mountains, Monmouthshire, South Wales

Background imageVale Collection: Wessex / Blackmore Vale

Wessex / Blackmore Vale
Wessex scenery: Blackmore Vale, Dorset, setting for a scene in Thomas Hardys novel Jude the Obscure

Background imageVale Collection: Policeman & Young Crowd

Policeman & Young Crowd
A policeman keeps his eye on a crowd of young sightseers, keeping them on the pavement and well out of the path of the No. 8 Routemaster bus to Maida Vale, London

Background imageVale Collection: Ewenny Priory Church, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

Ewenny Priory Church, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales
Ewenny Priory Church (Priordy Ewenni) in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales - a monastery of the Benedictine order, founded in the 12th century. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageVale Collection: Vale of Clara, County Wicklow, Republic of Ireland

Vale of Clara, County Wicklow, Republic of Ireland

Background imageVale Collection: Kashmiri women wearing Kashmiri shirts with baskets of reeds

Kashmiri women wearing Kashmiri shirts with baskets of reeds
Kashmir - three young Kashmiri women wearing Kashmiri shirts and with baskets of reeds on their heads. The reeds are used for repairing the roofs of their homes Date: 1986

Background imageVale Collection: Kashmir, Srinagar, Dal Lake. A little girl with bare feet

Kashmir, Srinagar, Dal Lake. A little girl with bare feet looks directly at the camera as she climbs aboard her house boat home Date: 1986

Background imageVale Collection: Renton, Vale of Leven, Scotland, early 1900s

Renton, Vale of Leven, Scotland, early 1900s Date: early 1900s



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