Swanage and Purbeck Gallery

Photo Gallery : 1900 photos

Bell Street - Ref: VS26
Bell Street
Chapmans Pool - Ref: VS2234
Chapmans Pool
Worth Matravers Rookery - Ref: VS2233
Worth Matravers Rookery
Langton Village from Fields - Ref: VS2232
Langton Village from Fields
Wareham Town Hall and Square - Ref: VS2231
Wareham Town Hall and Square
Millpond - Ref: VS2211
Millpond
The Lighthouse and Tilly Whim Caves - Ref: VS2108
The Lighthouse and Tilly Whim Caves
The Downs and Swanage Bay - Ref: VS2106
The Downs and Swanage Bay
Tilly Whim Caves - Ref: VS2034
Tilly Whim Caves
Shore Road looking North early 1900s - Ref: VS2007
Shore Road looking North early 1900s
Peveril point radio mast and hotel - Ref: VS1989
Peveril point radio mast and hotel
Original Durlston Cliff Path to Swanage - Ref: VS1958
Original Durlston Cliff Path to Swanage
St Aldhelms Head and quarry buildings from the air - Ref: VS1955
St Aldhelms Head and quarry buildings from the air
Studland Beach and Old Harry early 1900s - Ref: VS1943
Studland Beach and Old Harry early 1900s
The Esplanade - Ref: VS1928
The Esplanade
Looking up the High Street - Ref: VS1927
Looking up the High Street
Whites bathing saloon for gentlemen on the beach - Ref: VS1926
Whites bathing saloon for gentlemen on the beach
The Millpond and St Marys Church - Ref: VS1924
The Millpond and St Marys Church
The Millpond and Church Hill - Ref: VS1923
The Millpond and Church Hill
Durlston Globe - Ref: VS1922
Durlston Globe
Durlston Castle - Ref: VS1917
Durlston Castle
Swanage Football team early 1900s - Ref: VS1911
Swanage Football team early 1900s
The Piers and paddle steamers - Ref: VS1908
The Piers and paddle steamers
Sandbanks Ferry in the 1900s - Ref: VS1904
Sandbanks Ferry in the 1900s
Swanage beach in the 1900s - Ref: VS1903
Swanage beach in the 1900s
Corfe Castle and Village - Ref: VS1894
Corfe Castle and Village
Southern National bus - Ref: VS50
Southern National bus
Shore Road and Swanage Beach - Ref: VS36
Shore Road and Swanage Beach
Victorian Pier and walkers - Ref: VS35
Victorian Pier and walkers
Peveril Point Coastguard Station - Ref: VS34
Peveril Point Coastguard Station
The Lifeboat - Ref: VS32
The Lifeboat
Town Hall and High Street - Ref: VS31
Town Hall and High Street
High Street and Herston - Ref: VS30
High Street and Herston
Grosvenor Hotel from the air - Ref: VS29
Grosvenor Hotel from the air
Durlston and Swanage Bay - Ref: VS28
Durlston and Swanage Bay
Amusements - Ref: VS24
Amusements
The Town Hall and High Street - Ref: VS1953
The Town Hall and High Street
The High Street 1903 - Ref: VS1910
The High Street 1903
Looking up the High Street 1904 - Ref: VS1959
Looking up the High Street 1904
Procession in Acton 1904 - Ref: VS1905
Procession in Acton 1904
Procession at Newton 1904 - Ref: VS13
Procession at Newton 1904
Procession in Court Hill 1904 - Ref: VS3
Procession in Court Hill 1904
Wareham Church and the Tow Path - Ref: VS2239
Wareham Church and the Tow Path
Wareham Quay from the Church Tower - Ref: VS2238
Wareham Quay from the Church Tower
Wareham Bridge and River Frome - Ref: VS2237
Wareham Bridge and River Frome
Wareham Sawmill - Ref: VS2235
Wareham Sawmill
Town Hall and High Street - Ref: VS2213
Town Hall and High Street
Parish Church - Ref: VS2212
Parish Church
The Parade looking North - Ref: VS2179
The Parade looking North
The Mill Pond with Ducks and Children - Ref: VS2178
The Mill Pond with Ducks and Children
Swanage Victorian Pier - Ref: VS2177
Swanage Victorian Pier
Studland lane and Pond - Ref: VS2176
Studland lane and Pond
Studland Beach and boat ramp - Ref: VS2175
Studland Beach and boat ramp
Outside Tilly Whim Caves - Ref: VS2174
Outside Tilly Whim Caves
Old Harry and Old Harrys Wife Rocks - Ref: VS2173
Old Harry and Old Harrys Wife Rocks
Looking South along Shore Road with Bathing Huts - Ref: VS2172
Looking South along Shore Road with Bathing Huts
John Wesley Cottage - Ref: VS2171
John Wesley Cottage
Hotel Grosvenor and Shoreline - Ref: VS2170
Hotel Grosvenor and Shoreline
High Street and Town Hall - Ref: VS2169
High Street and Town Hall
Corfe Castle from the church - Ref: VS2168
Corfe Castle from the church
Agglestone rock - Ref: VS2167
Agglestone rock
Rowing Boats at Monkey Beach - Ref: VS2153
Rowing Boats at Monkey Beach
Kingston Church - Ref: VS2115
Kingston Church
Horse and Cart in Church Hill - Ref: VS2038
Horse and Cart in Church Hill
The Great Globe - Ref: VS2214
The Great Globe
Tilly Whim Caves - Ref: VS2154
Tilly Whim Caves
Durlston Bay and Cliff Walk 1906 - Ref: VS2033
Durlston Bay and Cliff Walk 1906
Park Road in 1906 - Ref: VS1985
Park Road in 1906
5th Gloucestershire Regiment 1908 - Ref: VS2248
5th Gloucestershire Regiment 1908
Swanage Fire Brigade in 1908 - Ref: VS2041
Swanage Fire Brigade in 1908
Station Road and Railway Station in 1908 - Ref: VS2016
Station Road and Railway Station in 1908
The Seafront from Sandpit Field in 1908 - Ref: VS1984
The Seafront from Sandpit Field in 1908
Edwardian Ladies at the Globe in Durlston 1908 - Ref: VS1945
Edwardian Ladies at the Globe in Durlston 1908
The Esplanade and Bay - Ref: VS2215
The Esplanade and Bay
The High Street and Town Hall - Ref: VS2155
The High Street and Town Hall
St Marys Church in Swanage - Ref: VS1996
St Marys Church in Swanage
Along the promenade in 1911 - Ref: VS2019
Along the promenade in 1911
Kings Road East Flooding - Ref: VS2204
Kings Road East Flooding
Station Road flooded - Ref: VS132
Station Road flooded
High Street Floods in 1914 - Ref: VS131
High Street Floods in 1914
Local Police in a boat - Ref: VS129
Local Police in a boat
Kings Road East Floods in 1914 - Ref: VS125
Kings Road East Floods in 1914
High Street and Kings Road East Floods in 1914 - Ref: VS123
High Street and Kings Road East Floods in 1914
The Square Flooded - Ref: VS120
The Square Flooded
Kings Road Floods in 1914 - Ref: VS116
Kings Road Floods in 1914
Parrys Fire - Ref: VS21
Parrys Fire
Shore Road and the Beach - Ref: VS2144
Shore Road and the Beach
The Ballard Estate military barracks during WWI - Ref: VS2066
The Ballard Estate military barracks during WWI
The Great Globe - Ref: VS1098
The Great Globe
Shore Road in the 1920s - Ref: VS2247
Shore Road in the 1920s
The Parish Church - Ref: VS2242
The Parish Church
Corfe Castle from the Church Tower - Ref: VS2240
Corfe Castle from the Church Tower
Shore Road and Beach in 1920 - Ref: VS2207
Shore Road and Beach in 1920
Elephants in the sea at Swanage - Ref: VS2206
Elephants in the sea at Swanage
The Narrows - Ref: VS2205
The Narrows
The beach from the north - Ref: VS2195
The beach from the north
The bay from the recreation ground - Ref: VS2194
The bay from the recreation ground
The Downs and the Bay - Ref: VS2193
The Downs and the Bay
Ulwell Road in the early 1900s - Ref: VS2188
Ulwell Road in the early 1900s
Lower High Street and Shops - Ref: VS2185
Lower High Street and Shops
Studland Farm Buildings and Cart - Ref: VS2181
Studland Farm Buildings and Cart
LSWR Adams Class 4-4-2T approaching Corfe Castle - Ref: VS2152
LSWR Adams Class 4-4-2T approaching Corfe Castle
Swanage from the Downs with Cows - Ref: VS2071
Swanage from the Downs with Cows
Hire Boats at the Quay 1920s - Ref: VS1992
Hire Boats at the Quay 1920s
Swanage and the Purbeck Hills in the 1920s - Ref: VS1983
Swanage and the Purbeck Hills in the 1920s
The Promenade Swanage 1920s - Ref: VS1951
The Promenade Swanage 1920s
Church Hill in the 1920s - Ref: VS1919
Church Hill in the 1920s
Swanage from air 1920s - Ref: VS1902
Swanage from air 1920s
Ulwell Road 1920s - Ref: VS1898
Ulwell Road 1920s
Durlston Footpath 1920s - Ref: VS1897
Durlston Footpath 1920s
Charabanc and Horses at the Pier - Ref: VS2065
Charabanc and Horses at the Pier
Lifeboat Station and Clock Tower - Ref: VS2017
Lifeboat Station and Clock Tower
Swanage Piers in 1922 - Ref: VS1942
Swanage Piers in 1922
Swanage Promenade in 1923 - Ref: VS2074
Swanage Promenade in 1923
Forres School now Purbeck View School - Ref: VS2002
Forres School now Purbeck View School
Quarrys looking over Mount Scar School - Ref: VS23
Quarrys looking over Mount Scar School
Seafront and Bathing Tents - Ref: VS22
Seafront and Bathing Tents
Horse and Cart leaving Corfe Castle - Ref: VS2160
Horse and Cart leaving Corfe Castle
Wet Shore Road and Beach in 1928 - Ref: VS2053
Wet Shore Road and Beach in 1928
Fisherman repairing his boat in 1928 - Ref: VS2052
Fisherman repairing his boat in 1928
Children by the Millpond - Ref: VS2051
Children by the Millpond
Dancing Ledge in 1928 - Ref: VS2050
Dancing Ledge in 1928
Cottage in Studland in 1928 - Ref: VS2049
Cottage in Studland in 1928
The Foreland in 1928 - Ref: VS2048
The Foreland in 1928
Corfe Castle Village - Ref: VS2047
Corfe Castle Village
Corfe Castle Reflections - Ref: VS2046
Corfe Castle Reflections
Institute Road looking towards Shore Road in 1929 - Ref: VS2114
Institute Road looking towards Shore Road in 1929
The Downs and the Pier with a Paddle Steamer - Ref: VS2113
The Downs and the Pier with a Paddle Steamer
Wareham Quay and new Bridge - Ref: VS2236
Wareham Quay and new Bridge
High Street and the Narrows - Ref: VS2230
High Street and the Narrows
The Millpond and Parish Church - Ref: VS2228
The Millpond and Parish Church
The Sands - Ref: VS2227
The Sands
Thomas Markby Lifeboat Launch - Ref: VS2218
Thomas Markby Lifeboat Launch
Shore Road and the Beach - Ref: VS2217
Shore Road and the Beach
Bay and Piers from the Rec - Ref: VS2216
Bay and Piers from the Rec
Shore Road and the beach in the 1930s - Ref: VS2208
Shore Road and the beach in the 1930s
Seaplane in the Bay - Ref: VS2203
Seaplane in the Bay
Ballard Estate and bay - Ref: VS2190
Ballard Estate and bay
North end of Shore Road from the air - Ref: VS2159
North end of Shore Road from the air
Swanage Bay and Boats - Ref: VS2136
Swanage Bay and Boats
Swanage bay and Pier in the 1930s - Ref: VS2135
Swanage bay and Pier in the 1930s
The Pier and Clock Tower - Ref: VS2124
The Pier and Clock Tower
The Beach - Ref: VS2123
The Beach
Shore Road cars and stands - Ref: VS2119
Shore Road cars and stands
Linningtons Hygienic Bathing Tents and Beach - Ref: VS2103
Linningtons Hygienic Bathing Tents and Beach
The Downs and Pier with Paddle Steamers - Ref: VS2084
The Downs and Pier with Paddle Steamers
The old Mill Pond - Ref: VS2072
The old Mill Pond
Church Hill and the Parish Church - Ref: VS2044
Church Hill and the Parish Church
Shore Road and Beach in the 1930s - Ref: VS2018
Shore Road and Beach in the 1930s
Shore Road and seafront in the 1930s - Ref: VS1990
Shore Road and seafront in the 1930s
1930s Swanage Seafront from the north. - Ref: VS1925
1930s Swanage Seafront from the north.
Swanage from the Quarries 1930s - Ref: VS1901
Swanage from the Quarries 1930s
Swanage from the Quarries 1930s - Ref: VS1900
Swanage from the Quarries 1930s
Swanage Beach 1930's - Ref: VS1895
Swanage Beach 1930's
Corfe Castle and the square 1933 - Ref: VS1944
Corfe Castle and the square 1933
Swanage Lifeboat Thomas Markby 1934 - Ref: VS2013
Swanage Lifeboat Thomas Markby 1934
Station Road and The Mowlem 1934 - Ref: VS2012
Station Road and The Mowlem 1934
Across the bay from the pier in 1934 - Ref: VS2003
Across the bay from the pier in 1934
Swanage from the Downs - Ref: VS2042
Swanage from the Downs
Worth Matravers in 1935 - Ref: VS2039
Worth Matravers in 1935
Old Harry Rocks and the Foreland 1930s - Ref: VS2009
Old Harry Rocks and the Foreland 1930s
Durlston Castle from above - Ref: VS2015
Durlston Castle from above
The Square in 1937 - Ref: VS1974
The Square in 1937
Swanage and Durlston from the air - Ref: VS1907
Swanage and Durlston from the air
Swanage from the air - Ref: VS2068
Swanage from the air
The Sands in 1939 - Ref: VS2040
The Sands in 1939
Families on the Beach - Ref: VS2219
Families on the Beach
The beach with donkey walks - Ref: VS2180
The beach with donkey walks
Warwickshire Miners Convalescent Home - Ref: VS2045
Warwickshire Miners Convalescent Home
Shore Road from the Recreation Ground - Ref: VS2025
Shore Road from the Recreation Ground
Studland Beach and Old Harry Rocks - Ref: VS1999
Studland Beach and Old Harry Rocks
Corfe Castle and the Greyhound Pub - Ref: VS1935
Corfe Castle and the Greyhound Pub
The Pier and Bay - Ref: VS1912
The Pier and Bay
Studland Beach to Ballard Down - Ref: VS2192
Studland Beach to Ballard Down
Springfield Road Bomb Damage - Ref: VS2202
Springfield Road Bomb Damage
The Narrows Bomb Damage - Ref: VS2201
The Narrows Bomb Damage
WWII Beach Defences - Ref: VS2200
WWII Beach Defences
The Piers at Swanage after World War II  - Ref: VS1956
The Piers at Swanage after World War II
Grosvenor Hotel 1947 - Ref: VS1909
Grosvenor Hotel 1947
Durlston and Swanage Bays - Ref: VS2156
Durlston and Swanage Bays
Family at the Mill Pond - Ref: VS2107
Family at the Mill Pond
Studland Beach and Boats on Jetty - Ref: VS2094
Studland Beach and Boats on Jetty
Swanage Seafront from the Air - Ref: VS1936
Swanage Seafront from the Air
Lifeboat Station and Lifeboat - Ref: VS33
Lifeboat Station and Lifeboat
Sandbanks from above - Ref: VS2246
Sandbanks from above
The Recreation Ground from above - Ref: VS2245
The Recreation Ground from above
Wooden Hire Boats - Ref: VS2243
Wooden Hire Boats
Paddle Steamer at Swanage Pier - Ref: VS2229
Paddle Steamer at Swanage Pier
The Lighthouse and Durlston from above - Ref: VS2226
The Lighthouse and Durlston from above
Miniature golf course and Victorian Pier - Ref: VS2199
Miniature golf course and Victorian Pier
Across Swanage from Ballard Down - Ref: VS2164
Across Swanage from Ballard Down
Swanage from above Peveril Point - Ref: VS2157
Swanage from above Peveril Point
Relaxing on the Downs and Peveril Point - Ref: VS2149
Relaxing on the Downs and Peveril Point
Purbeck House Convent and Cars - Ref: VS2126
Purbeck House Convent and Cars
Studland Steam Ferry No 1 - Ref: VS2110
Studland Steam Ferry No 1
View from the Miners Home - Ref: VS2089
View from the Miners Home
Kitchens in the Miners Convalescent Home - Ref: VS2088
Kitchens in the Miners Convalescent Home
The Warwickshire Miners Convalescent Home - Ref: VS2087
The Warwickshire Miners Convalescent Home
The Globe at Durlston - Ref: VS2085
The Globe at Durlston
Studland Beach and passenger jetty - Ref: VS2083
Studland Beach and passenger jetty
Old Harry Rocks The Foreland - Ref: VS2082
Old Harry Rocks The Foreland
Ocean Bay and Beach - Ref: VS2081
Ocean Bay and Beach
Blue Pool Quarry and Cafe - Ref: VS2080
Blue Pool Quarry and Cafe
Looking North down Park Road - Ref: VS2073
Looking North down Park Road
Phippards Camp Site - Ref: VS2037
Phippards Camp Site
View from the Quarrys and Mount Scar School - Ref: VS2036
View from the Quarrys and Mount Scar School
The Mill Pond and Church Hill 1950s - Ref: VS2005
The Mill Pond and Church Hill 1950s
Swanage Town Center from the air - Ref: VS2000
Swanage Town Center from the air
Looking across Swanage mid 1900s - Ref: VS1997
Looking across Swanage mid 1900s
The Parade and old Mowlem building - Ref: VS1954
The Parade and old Mowlem building
Agglestone Rock before it fell - Ref: VS1948
Agglestone Rock before it fell
Swanage from Ballard 1950s - Ref: VS1899
Swanage from Ballard 1950s
Durlston Bay 1950s - Ref: VS1896
Durlston Bay 1950s
Kings Road Floods in 1950 - Ref: VS128
Kings Road Floods in 1950
Flooded Town Square in 1951 - Ref: VS2198
Flooded Town Square in 1951
Flooded Kings Road East in 1951 - Ref: VS2197
Flooded Kings Road East in 1951
The Sandbanks Ferry in 1952 - Ref: VS1973
The Sandbanks Ferry in 1952
Dancing Ledge 1952 - Ref: VS1940
Dancing Ledge 1952
Corfe Castle from above - Ref: VS2035
Corfe Castle from above
Landing Craft on the Beach - Ref: VS45
Landing Craft on the Beach
Worth Matravers in 1953 - Ref: VS38
Worth Matravers in 1953
Bus in Station Road - Ref: VS48
Bus in Station Road
Cross-ferry bus - Ref: VS47
Cross-ferry bus
Full Car park - Ref: VS44
Full Car park
Church of St Nicholas at Worth Matravers - Ref: VS43
Church of St Nicholas at Worth Matravers
Swanage Bay with Hotel and Tea room - Ref: VS41
Swanage Bay with Hotel and Tea room
Carnival Float on a truck - Ref: VS40
Carnival Float on a truck
Carnival float in 1954 - Ref: VS39
Carnival float in 1954
Paddle Steamer Monarch at Swanage Pier - Ref: VS2004
Paddle Steamer Monarch at Swanage Pier
Swanage Station - Ref: VS46
Swanage Station
Dancing Ledge and the Jurassic Coast - Ref: VS2104
Dancing Ledge and the Jurassic Coast
Peveril Point and radio mast - Ref: VS2069
Peveril Point and radio mast
Golf Course by the Pier 1957 - Ref: VS2001
Golf Course by the Pier 1957
Steam Locomotive Class T9 30729 at Swanage Station - Ref: VS2150
Steam Locomotive Class T9 30729 at Swanage Station
Steam Locomotive Class T9 30729 at Swanage - Ref: VS2142
Steam Locomotive Class T9 30729 at Swanage
Shore Road and Beach Huts in the 1950s - Ref: VS2067
Shore Road and Beach Huts in the 1950s
Fairwinds Private Family Hotel - Ref: VS2241
Fairwinds Private Family Hotel
The Stone Quay - Ref: VS2220
The Stone Quay
Lone car on Shore Road - Ref: VS2165
Lone car on Shore Road
Swanage Railway Station - Ref: VS2125
Swanage Railway Station
Steam Locomotive Class M7 30328 at Swanage - Ref: VS2143
Steam Locomotive Class M7 30328 at Swanage
Station activity on a summer day in 1963 - Ref: VS2184
Station activity on a summer day in 1963
The Grand Hotel - Ref: VS2117
The Grand Hotel
Monkey Beach and Pier Head Cafe - Ref: VS2148
Monkey Beach and Pier Head Cafe
Swanage Railway and coal yard in 1965 - Ref: VS1964
Swanage Railway and coal yard in 1965
Swanage Railway from the bridge in 1965 - Ref: VS1963
Swanage Railway from the bridge in 1965
Phippards Caravan and Camp Site - Ref: VS1918
Phippards Caravan and Camp Site
Swanage Railway Turntable in 1966 - Ref: VS2109
Swanage Railway Turntable in 1966
Near the pier - Ref: VS1221
Near the pier
Swanage Beach - Ref: VS1220
Swanage Beach
Shorts Swimware Beach Hats etc - Ref: VS270
Shorts Swimware Beach Hats etc
Daves SnackBar - Ref: VS267
Daves SnackBar
Nuns in the Bandstand - Ref: VS265
Nuns in the Bandstand
No Parking Bench - Ref: VS264
No Parking Bench
Hants Dorset bus 147 to Bournemouth in 1976 - Ref: VS2070
Hants Dorset bus 147 to Bournemouth in 1976
Wilts and Dorset 145 Durlston Bus at Swanage - Ref: VS2191
Wilts and Dorset 145 Durlston Bus at Swanage
Bus in the Kings Road West Floods in 1981 - Ref: VS126
Bus in the Kings Road West Floods in 1981
Church Hill floods in 1981 - Ref: VS121
Church Hill floods in 1981
Kings Road bridge Floods in 1981 - Ref: VS117
Kings Road bridge Floods in 1981
Durlston Court Hotel - Ref: VS2244
Durlston Court Hotel
The Sailing Club and Hotel Grosvenor - Ref: VS2102
The Sailing Club and Hotel Grosvenor
The Sailing Club Beach - Ref: VS2101
The Sailing Club Beach
Hotel Grosvenor Staff Quarters - Ref: VS2100
Hotel Grosvenor Staff Quarters
Hotel Grosvenor Entrance - Ref: VS2099
Hotel Grosvenor Entrance
Fishing Boats and Clock Tower - Ref: VS2098
Fishing Boats and Clock Tower
Along the railings - Ref: VS2097
Along the railings
Swanage Town Centre from the air - Ref: VS2096
Swanage Town Centre from the air
0-6-0 Saddle Tank Loco at Swanage Railway - Ref: VS2008
0-6-0 Saddle Tank Loco at Swanage Railway
LSWR 0-4-4T CLASS M7 NO 30053 - Ref: VS2166
LSWR 0-4-4T CLASS M7 NO 30053
Victoria Avenue flooded - Ref: VS133
Victoria Avenue flooded
Railway turntable underwater - Ref: VS130
Railway turntable underwater
Rowing boat on Kings Road East 1990 - Ref: VS127
Rowing boat on Kings Road East 1990
King Georges Floods in 1990 - Ref: VS124
King Georges Floods in 1990
Church Hill and Kings Road floods in 1990 - Ref: VS122
Church Hill and Kings Road floods in 1990
Railway Platform Fooded - Ref: VS119
Railway Platform Fooded
Kings Road West Floods in 1990 - Ref: VS118
Kings Road West Floods in 1990
Railway Turntable 1992 - Ref: VS1749
Railway Turntable 1992