The Strand in the 1900s. The new Globe Hotel and the building housing the bookmakers are newly erected and the Post Office occupies the left hand end, where The Nat […]
The Carriers in about 1930; to the left Petherick’s gents’ outfitters and to the right – I think – was a shoe shop.
The old Bencoolen bridge in the 1930s – behind it a fairly snowy scene and not a lot of traffic. To the left, the extension to the shop front of […]
I can’t tell you a lot about the subjects of this picture, other than that it is a group of kids exercising between the drill hall and the masonic lodge […]
Wroe and Biggs electrical shop in the Strand in the 1920s. This occupied part of the block where the Premier Inn is situated now.
The Strand in 1920. On the left, the Grenville Hotel is still 10 years away from having it s west wing added and the Lloyds Bank building and the Post […]
The Globe Hotel and buildings which now house the bookmaker’s in about 1920. The left hand section, until recently the Nat West Bank, was Bude’s main Post Office; next to […]
The end of the Strand and the Triangle In about 1920. On the left, the parish hall was the main meeting place for the town; next to that is the […]
The Strand in the 1910’s. The Grenville has not yet gained its additional wing and the Lloyd’s Bank building has not yet appeared with the Granville Tea Rooms overlooking an […]
The Strand in 1948; a Southern National single-decker pushes through floodwater to reach the bus stop. On the pavement is an old white telephone box; the location of the box […]