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Who doesn't love a tea break? A tea break for the workers of the British Oil Cake Company, Manchester, WWI Women In History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, Ancient History, World War One, First World, Old Pictures, Old Photos

Time for a Cuppa

A cup of tea with people of the past! From various sources. Walter Sanders, LIFE © Time Inc. Actors Burgess Meredith and Paulette Goddard take a break from skiing for tea, St. Moritz, Switzerland, 1946. Source Hans Wild, LIFE © Time Inc. Lady Astor serving tea to family members at the Waldorf Astor estate, UK, 1943. Source © IWM (D 2161) A volunteer serves tea to a man who has been bombed out of his home, 1941. Source State Library of Queensland The Mcintyre family at tea, Toowoomba…

Student Nurse life at St Helier Hospital in 1943 Nursing Students, Student Nurse, History Of Nursing, Medical History, Local History, Family History, Nursing Pictures, Radiology Humor, Happy Nurses Week

STUDENT NURSE: LIFE AT ST HELIER HOSPITAL, CARSHALTON, SURREY, 1943

D 12801. A view of student nurses at work in the 'model ward' of the Preliminary where they "accustom themselves to the atmosphere of the hospital acquire hospital etiquette and practice bandaging"

There were at the end of the century at least four mills on the river Wandle in Carshalton, making a whole variety of products from drugs to gunp Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Old London, West London, History Class, Family History, Red And White Setter, Derelict Places, Croydon

Ansells Snuff Mill, Carshalton

There were at the end of the 19th century at least four mills on the river Wandle in Carshalton, making a whole variety of products from drugs to gunpowder...

A Comprehensive History of the Workhouse by Peter Higginbotham Old London, West London, Thornton Heath, Croydon, Queen Mary, Local History, Asylum, Childhood Memories, Nostalgia

The Metropolitan Asylums Board

A Comprehensive History of the Workhouse by Peter Higginbotham

High Street, Carshalton, One of a series of watercolours by Frank Dickinson who lived in Little Holland House. Sutton Surrey, Holland House, South London, Local History, Local Artists, Watercolours, Old Pictures, Nice View, The Locals

High Street, Carshalton, 1906. One of a series of watercolours by Frank Dickinson (1874-1961) who lived in Little Holland House.

Green Lane and Middleton Road on St Helier Estate Carshalton Surrey England in 1930 Sutton England, Sutton Surrey, Saint Helier, Red And White Setter, Croydon, Chicken Curry, Local History, West London, Old Photos

Green Lane and Middleton Road on St Helier Estate Carshalton Surrey England in 1930

Carshalton Upper Pond, with horses and carts in the ford, captured in watercolour by J. Henry Drage (active There is still a chain link across the ford outside Honeywood, our local museum, but no longer any horses and carts. Sutton Surrey, London Drawing, Local Museums, Croydon, Local History, Local Artists, The Locals, Pond, Watercolour

Carshalton Upper Pond, with horses and carts in the ford, captured in watercolour by J. Henry Drage (active 1882-1905). There is still a chain link across the ford outside Honeywood, our local museum, but no longer any horses and carts.

Sister McEwen, Sister-in-Charge-of-the-Theatre (left), shows student nurse Joyce Collier how a drum of bandages should be packed for the steriliser at St Helier Hospital, Carshalton. Student Nurse, Nursing Students, Medical History, Local History, Sutton Surrey, Saint Helier, Old Hospital, Vintage Nurse, School Pictures

STUDENT NURSE: LIFE AT ST HELIER HOSPITAL, CARSHALTON, SURREY, 1943

D 12825. Sister McEwen Sister-in-Charge-of-the-Theatre (left) shows student nurse Joyce Collier how a drum of bandages should be packed for the steriliser at St Helier Hospital Carshalton

One of several watercolours by William Tatton Winter of the snuff mill at Butter Hill, Carshalton. Tatton Winter lived in Carshalton from 1883 until Sutton Surrey, Croydon, South London, Local History, Local Artists, Watercolours, The Locals, Nostalgia, Butter

One of several watercolours by William Tatton Winter (1855-1928) of the snuff mill at Butter Hill, Carshalton. Tatton Winter lived in Carshalton from 1883 until 1897.

Sister McEwen, Sister-in-Charge-of-the-Theatre (left), shows student nurse Joyce Collier how a drum of bandages should be packed for the steriliser at St Helier Hospital, Carshalton. Student Nurse, Nursing Students, Medical History, Local History, Sutton Surrey, Saint Helier, Old Hospital, Vintage Nurse, School Pictures

STUDENT NURSE: LIFE AT ST HELIER HOSPITAL, CARSHALTON, SURREY, 1943

D 12825. Sister McEwen Sister-in-Charge-of-the-Theatre (left) shows student nurse Joyce Collier how a drum of bandages should be packed for the steriliser at St Helier Hospital Carshalton

Picture postcard of Lavender Cutters in the Carshalton Lavender Fields, Surrey circa 1905 Sutton Surrey, Picture Postcards, Lavender Fields, Local History, West London, Memories, Garden, Pictures, House

Picture postcard of Lavender Cutters in the Carshalton Lavender Fields, Surrey circa 1905

Picture postcard of Lavender Cutters in the Carshalton Lavender Fields, Surrey circa 1905.

Carshalton, Surrey Ramsay Richard Reinagle (British, Oil on canvas, 50 x 69 cm, Croydon Art Collection. Sutton Surrey, Croydon, Art Uk, Local History, Your Paintings, Oil On Canvas, British, Memories, Explore

Carshalton, Surrey | Art UK

Discover artworks, explore venues and meet artists. Art UK is the online home for every public collection in the UK. Featuring over 200,000 oil paintings by some 38,000 artists.

A view across the picturesque town ponds of Carshalton. This watercolour was painted by Frank Dickinson who designed and built Little Holland House in Carshalton Beeches. Holland House, Local History, West London, Local Artists, Ponds, Surrey, The Locals, Watercolour, Nostalgia

A view across the picturesque town ponds of Carshalton. This watercolour was painted by Frank Dickinson (1874-1961) who designed and built Little Holland House in Carshalton Beeches.

Coronation celebrations in Station Road, Carshalton, 1953 Local History, Group Photos, Antique Photos, Celebrations, 1950s, Live, Antiques, Painting, Image

Coronation celebrations in Station Road, Carshalton, 1953