Month: August 2017

Through glass: North Norfolk holiday 1960s

Another small collection of found slides. These ones came via Martin Snelling (@LeftofNever on twitter), ex-Norwich lad, who runs View From This Side; a project which collects found transparencies and slides. I swapped them for a few slides of Albania, because… I don’t know why, it’s just interesting and we’re both nerds. I put these to one side last year and found them again yesterday and here they are. These are what appears to be a family holiday caravanning in North Norfolk in the mid-1960s or possibly early 1970s looking at the market cross photo in North Walsham, car...

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Through Glass: Lowestoft early 1960s

I recently went to visit Phil to take some stuff back. I’m terrible for not getting round to things and I’d had a pile of glass sitting on my desk at work for about three months, it’s heavy, he’s shut when I’m open and open when I’m shut and I just never got round to dropping it back off. I am a terrible human being. This week I rectified it and went in to give them back and have a natter about cameras and slides and stuff as everybody that ever goes in his Aladdin’s cave of stuff does....

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