Western Highlands Vintage Railway Travel Poster Print Near Ballachulish in Scotland British Railways
Vintage travel poster produced by British Railways showing an image of a Scottish village near Ballachulish in the western highlands of Scotland This
1800's Playbill - Scottish Zoo and Variety Circus
Scottish Zoo and Variety Circus. The Scottish Zoo and Variety Circus was located on New City Road, Glasgow. E. H. Bostock was 'its sole proprietor' and it opened for business in the late 1890s. Acts and pantomimes such as Rob Roy on Horseback impersonated by Leicester Alfred Cooke and Rabbit in a Bunch of New Absurdities were presented at the Zoo. Bostock was in obvious competition with Hengler's Circus as they both endeavoured to out-do each other in the variety and scope of their…
Official Guide to Glasgow by its tramcar routes - issued by Glasgow Corporation Tramways, 1905
A very fine, Edwardian illustration of George Sq in Glasgow with one of their early electric cars - part of a system that would grow to be one of 'the' municipal tramway systems and, indeed, to the the UK's last true urban operator in 1962. I like the brolley - uncertain if its to keep the sun off a delicate lady (who, truthfully didn't travel upstairs that often!) or the rain - the latter may be more likely!
Digital Art Prints from Peter Davies Photography by BirdArtPrints
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Bloggin fae the 'Burn: Ulster-Scots thoughts
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Original Vintage Posters -> Travel Posters -> Skye Macbraynes Services Mallaig Armadale Portree Scotland
Original vintage travel poster advertising The Fast Route to Skye by Macbrayne's Services from West Scotland between Mallaig - Armadale - Portree. Great illustration by Alasdair Macfarlane (1902-1960) featuring a scenic view of the ferry boat RMS Loch Seaforth at the port of Armadale on the Isle of Skye with bus coaches of passengers waiting on the docks and another bus driving between trees on the hill below a cloudy sky in the background, seagulls flying over the water in the foreground…