Vintage Britain

Collection by Di Dailey

7 
Pins
 • 
50 
Followers
Di Dailey
50 Vintage Photos Showing Life in Britain during the English Country Cottages, English Village, English Countryside, Life Is Like, What Is Life About, Mrs Marple, Greyhound Art, The Fox And The Hound, Country Life

26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the 1950s

Britain in 1950 was different, in many ways, from Britain today. The most obvious difference was in the physical fabric of the country. In 1950 the legacy of the Second World War was still everywhere to be seen. In the major cities, and particularly in London, there were vacant bomb-sites, unrepaired houses, temporary prefabs and gardens turned into allotments. The countryside was peppered with wartime military bases, many now abandoned, others reactivated in response to the Cold War…

vintage everyday: 26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the

Simplicity of Old Fashioned Homemaking

Library of Congress: Sitting Room at 121 Henry Street in Detroit Michigan, 1915 We've all seen the busy housewife, who decorates and...

vintage everyday: 26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the Life Is Like, What Is Life About, Bury St Edmunds, Great Photographers, British History, The Good Old Days, Vintage Colors, Color Photography, Back In The Day

26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the 1950s

Britain in 1950 was different, in many ways, from Britain today. The most obvious difference was in the physical fabric of the country. In 1950 the legacy of the Second World War was still everywhere to be seen. In the major cities, and particularly in London, there were vacant bomb-sites, unrepaired houses, temporary prefabs and gardens turned into allotments. The countryside was peppered with wartime military bases, many now abandoned, others reactivated in response to the Cold War…

vintage everyday: 26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the Life Is Like, What Is Life About, English Village, Family Picnic, Picnic Time, British Isles, Elizabeth Ii, Back In The Day, Great Britain

26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the 1950s

Britain in 1950 was different, in many ways, from Britain today. The most obvious difference was in the physical fabric of the country. In 1950 the legacy of the Second World War was still everywhere to be seen. In the major cities, and particularly in London, there were vacant bomb-sites, unrepaired houses, temporary prefabs and gardens turned into allotments. The countryside was peppered with wartime military bases, many now abandoned, others reactivated in response to the Cold War…

Has any country ever changed so much in 60 years? Enchanting photos show what life was like when our Queen came to the throne Life Is Like, What Is Life About, When Us, Old Photos, Britain, England, Street View, Mansions, Country

26 Enchanting Color Photographs That Show What Life Was Like in Britain from the 1950s

Britain in 1950 was different, in many ways, from Britain today. The most obvious difference was in the physical fabric of the country. In 1950 the legacy of the Second World War was still everywhere to be seen. In the major cities, and particularly in London, there were vacant bomb-sites, unrepaired houses, temporary prefabs and gardens turned into allotments. The countryside was peppered with wartime military bases, many now abandoned, others reactivated in response to the Cold War…