We are enthusiastic collectors of old photographs and vintage picture postcards - and currently have more than 10,000 images in our picture archive!
This website is used to display some of our favourite images and old picture postcards from locations all over Europe that we have personally visited and/or are of some personal interest. We constantly scan and put online new images, so do please come back soon for another look. Feel free to contact us should you want to see in our archive of a particular location or theme; or are looking for high quality scans of any image we have online or indeed are looking for images of any location or subject. The bulk of our old picture collection is of villages and towns in England, Germany, and Poland, but also have a large number of old images on various subjects, ranging from rural and hunting scenes to windmills.
Current image collections in our online archive:
Berlin - a selection of scanned old picture postcards of Berlin before 1945.
Brandenburg - ten images of Brandenburg, Germany, before World War Two.
Burnham on Sea - old photographs of the seaside resort of Burnham on Sea, Somerset, England.
Gdansk - a variety of old postcards of Gdansk / (Danzig), Poland.
Germany - a sample of the many thousand postcards we have in our archive of pre-war Germany.
Glastonbury - vintage images from old postcards of the town of Glastonbury in Somerset.
Goldap - old images of the town of Goldap in former East Prussia, now, Goldap in Poland.
Gorzow - archive images of the city of Gorzˇw in western Poland.
India - old images of India. India through time in old postcards.
Langport - old picture postcards from the town of Langport in Somerset.
Poland - old and vintage photographic postcards of Poland up to the end of the Second World War.
Poznan - old picture postcards of Poznan (Posen), Poland.
Schwerin - an old image gallery of Schwerin, Mecklenburg - West Pommern, Germany.
Szczecin - old images of the city of Szczecin, prior to 1945, Stettin.
Taunton - the county town of Somerset in the west of England on old picture postcards.
Vowles - old photographs taken by the Somerset and Exmoor photographer Alfred Vowles in the early years of the 20th century.
Vintage Picture Postcards: old and vintage postcards