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1950s Collection

Background image1950s Collection: Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow 1956

Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow 1956
Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, looking towards the east end of the city 1956

Background image1950s Collection: The Locarno Dance Hall in Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow

The Locarno Dance Hall in Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow 1956

Background image1950s Collection: 1955 FA Cup Final Newcastle United with the trophy

1955 FA Cup Final Newcastle United with the trophy
1955 FA Cup FinalNewcastleUnited v Manchester City (3-1) at Wembley Manager Duggie Livingstone with the victorious Newcastle team Captain Jimmy Schoular is holding the trophy

Background image1950s Collection: Passing Out Parade at RAF Cranwell

Passing Out Parade at RAF Cranwell, 16 Vampires of the Avanced Fly Wing fly past 1959

Background image1950s Collection: Stirling Moss has a cup of tea

Stirling Moss has a cup of tea
Stirling Moss stops for tea at Silverstone, 1959

Background image1950s Collection: Juan Manuel Fangio driving a Maserati 1953

Juan Manuel Fangio driving a Maserati 1953

Background image1950s Collection: Partick Thistle FC with Scottish FA Cup, 1954

Partick Thistle FC with Scottish FA Cup, 1954

Background image1950s Collection: HMS King George V, Royal Navy Battleship Part of the Royal Navy

HMS King George V, Royal Navy Battleship Part of the Royal Navy
HMS King George V, battleship, part of the Royal Navy Reserve at Gareloch on the Clyde, Scotland

Background image1950s Collection: Falkirk High Street 1955

Falkirk High Street 1955
Falkirk High Street, showing Hepworths on the left, looking towards the Town Steeple 1955

Background image1950s Collection: Portobello Beach in Edinburgh 1951

Portobello Beach in Edinburgh 1951

Background image1950s Collection: Raith Rovers FC 1957 / 58 season

Raith Rovers FC 1957 / 58 season
Raith Rovers FC 1957/58 season Back Row (L to R) Polland, Banks, Drummond, Youngs, McNaughton, and Leigh Front Row (L to R) McEwan Kerray, Williams, Kelly and Urquhart

Background image1950s Collection: Aerial view of Portobello showing the swimming pool and the power station

Aerial view of Portobello showing the swimming pool and the power station
Aerial view of Portobello showing the bathing pool, promenade, the funfair and the power station 1952

Background image1950s Collection: Haile Selassie I Emperor of Ethiopia

Haile Selassie I Emperor of Ethiopia
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, at the Ethiopean Embassy in London, 1954

Background image1950s Collection: St Mirren FC 1950

St Mirren FC 1950
Scottish Football team St Mirren 1950 L-R Back Row D Lapsley, J Drinkwater, J Kirk, W Reid, W Telfer, J Martin Front row E Blyth, Anderson, J Jones, J Neilson, A Lesz

Background image1950s Collection: Albert Dock Liverpool 1953

Albert Dock Liverpool 1953

Background image1950s Collection: Peterborough United F. C. 1956

Peterborough United F. C. 1956
Peterborough United FC 1956 Standing l-r George Swindin - Manager, Bernard Shaw, Norman Douglas, Norman Rigby, Jack Walls, Ray Barr, Henry Cockburn, unknown Sitting Jack Hogg

Background image1950s Collection: Brighton & Hove Albion FC team group 1955

Brighton & Hove Albion FC team group 1955
back L-R: Billy Lane (manager), Dennis Gordon, Ken Whitfield, Ian McNeill, Eric Gill, Peter Harburn, Tom Bissett, Glen Wilson, Joe Wilson (trainer) front: Albert Munday, Des Tennant, Jim Langley

Background image1950s Collection: Crowd waiting to see Rock Around The Clock

Crowd waiting to see Rock Around The Clock at the Gaiety Cinema Manchester 1956

Background image1950s Collection: Royal Navy ships preparing for the Royal Jubilee Review 1935

Royal Navy ships preparing for the Royal Jubilee Review 1935
Aerial view of Navy ships HMS Hood, training ship Iron Duke, HMS Resolution, HMS Revenge and HMS Ramillies, all preparing for Royal Jubilee Naval Review, 1935

Background image1950s Collection: Nat Lofthouse and the Bolton Wanderers team with the FA Cup 1958

Nat Lofthouse and the Bolton Wanderers team with the FA Cup 1958
Nat Lofthouse and the Bolton Wanderers team with the FA Cup after they had beaten Manchester United 2-0 in the final at Wembley

Background image1950s Collection: The Cutty Sark at Millwall

The Cutty Sark at Millwall
Cutty Sark, tea clipper pictured being towed into Millwall Docks in 1951

Background image1950s Collection: Sugar Ray Robinson v Randolph Turpin 1951

Sugar Ray Robinson v Randolph Turpin 1951
Sugar Ray Robinson v Randolph Turpin World Middleweight Championship fight, Earls Court London July 1951 Turpin won on points

Background image1950s Collection: Diana Dors (dead 5 / 1984), the actress at a film premiere an An

Diana Dors (dead 5 / 1984), the actress at a film premiere an An
DianaDors, the actress, at a film premiere an An Alligator Named Daisy, at Odeon, MarbleArch, London 1956

Background image1950s Collection: West Bromwich Albion Football Club Season 1955 / 56

West Bromwich Albion Football Club Season 1955 / 56
Back Row Len Millard, Stuart Williams, Jim Dudley, Jim Sanders, Billy Brookes, Joe Kennedy Front Row Frank Griffin, Wilf Carter, Ronnie Allen, Johnny Nicholls, George Lee

Background image1950s Collection: Nottingham Forest F. C. 1958

Nottingham Forest F. C. 1958
Nottingham Forest F.C. 1958 Standing: Bill Whare, Geoff Thomas, Charlie Thomson, Bob McKinlay, Bill Morley, Jack Burkitt Seated: Billy Gray, Eddie Bailey, Tommy Wilson, Jim Barrett, Stewart Imlach

Background image1950s Collection: Eartha Kitt in 1955

Eartha Kitt in 1955

Background image1950s Collection: Josephine Baker jazz singer and dancer

Josephine Baker jazz singer and dancer
Josephine Baker, American-born French dancer, jazz singer, and actress, at London Heathrow Airport 1958

Background image1950s Collection: Actress Diana Dors at home at her farmhouse in Billinghurst, Sus

Actress Diana Dors at home at her farmhouse in Billinghurst, Sus
Actress Diana Dors in her car at her farmhouse in Billinghurst, Sussex 1958

Background image1950s Collection: Boating on the lake at Calderstones Park, Liverpool, 1952. The l

Boating on the lake at Calderstones Park, Liverpool, 1952. The l
Boating on the lake at Calderstones Park, Liverpool, 1952

Background image1950s Collection: Aberdeen Football Club 1955 / 1956

Aberdeen Football Club 1955 / 1956
Aberdeen Football Club 1955/1956 Johnny Allan, Jack Allister, Alan Boyd, Ken Brownlee, Paddy Buckley, Dave Caldwell, Jim Clunie, Norman Davidson, Archie Glen, Jack Hather, Hughie Hay, Jimmy Ingram

Background image1950s Collection: Lester Piggott after winning the Epsom Derby riding Never Say Die

Lester Piggott after winning the Epsom Derby riding Never Say Die 1954

Background image1950s Collection: Reading Football Club 1959

Reading Football Club 1959 L to R Standing:Jim Whitehouse, Maurice Evans, Ray Reeves, Dave Meeson, Bernard Goodhall and Bill Davis L to R Seated Jim McIlvenny, Jimmy Wheeler, Johnny Walker (Captain)

Background image1950s Collection: Randolph Turpin on the balcony of the Leamington Spa Town Hall

Randolph Turpin on the balcony of the Leamington Spa Town Hall
Randolph Turpin the new World Middleweight Boxing Champion on the balcony of the Leamington Spa Town Hall 1951

Background image1950s Collection: John Neville as Hamlet and Judi Dench as Ophelia in 1957

John Neville as Hamlet and Judi Dench as Ophelia in 1957
John Neville as Hamlet and Judi Dench as Ophelia in play Hamlet at the Old Vic Theatre - 1957

Background image1950s Collection: Cary Grant in 1961

Cary Grant in 1961
Film Star Cary Grant in London in 1961

Background image1950s Collection: Racing Driver Peter Collins in his Ferrari during grand prix pra

Racing Driver Peter Collins in his Ferrari during grand prix pra
Racing Driver Peter Collins in his Ferrari during Grand Prix practice at Aintree 1957

Background image1950s Collection: Bus Station at St Andrews Square in Edinburgh 1957

Bus Station at St Andrews Square in Edinburgh 1957
New SMT Bus Station at St Andrews Square in Edinburgh

Background image1950s Collection: Pentonville Road 1953

Pentonville Road 1953
London Pentonville Road, looking towards St Pancras 1953

Background image1950s Collection: Rothesay Harbour

Rothesay Harbour, Isle of Bute, Scotland, 1955

Background image1950s Collection: Glasgow Cross 1950

Glasgow Cross 1950
Glasgow Cross - Looking from Saltmarket to Tolbooth, trolleybus in the foreground 1950

Background image1950s Collection: Launching the HMS Ark Royal

Launching the HMS Ark Royal
The launch of the HMS Ark Royal, Royal Naval aircraft carrier at Birkenhead, 1950

Background image1950s Collection: Jimmy Ledgard of Leigh with the Lancashire Cup trophy 1956

Jimmy Ledgard of Leigh with the Lancashire Cup trophy 1956
Jimmy Ledgard of Leigh with the Lancashire Rugby League Cup trophy

Background image1950s Collection: Lea Pericoli, Italian Tennis Player at Wimbledon

Lea Pericoli, Italian Tennis Player at Wimbledon 1955

Background image1950s Collection: Jockey, Fred Winter, with racehorse Sundew after winning the 1957 Grand National

Jockey, Fred Winter, with racehorse Sundew after winning the 1957 Grand National

Background image1950s Collection: Doncaster High Street 1955

Doncaster High Street 1955
A birds eye view of the Great North Road (A1) running through the centre of Doncaster showing the High Street 1955

Background image1950s Collection: 1950s view of the Elephant and Castle, London

1950s view of the Elephant and Castle, London

Background image1950s Collection: Hammersmith 1953

Hammersmith 1953
Traffic at Hammersmith Broadway in 1935

Background image1950s Collection: Woburn Walk, St Pancras, London

Woburn Walk, St Pancras, London 1952



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