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'Fishing in the flood' in the High Street. 1910
The bottom of the High Street in flood. In the the first photograph the man with fishing rod on the left is Mr Houghton. The man on the right with fishing rod is Mr Heath standing ...
'St. Margaret's-at-Cliffe, the Village'
This sepia postcard, number 1697 in the 'Victoria Series' published by John Davis of 24 Queen Victoria Street, London E. C., shows the village High Street and the stores of Sidney Houghton and J. B. ...
'St. Margaret's-at-Cliffe, The Village'. postmark 1904
This Victoria Series, black and white postcard numbered 998, by J. Davis of 24 Queen Victoria Street, London, E .C., depicts a busy scene in the High Street with carts parked appropriately outside the 'Carriers ...
'St. Margaret's-at-Cliffe, Village and Church'. postmark 1910
A colour tinted postcard published by J. B. Madge of the Post Office Stores at St. Margaret's-at-Cliffe showing his stores and other businesses, with the church in the background. It is postmarked 8.30pm 6 ...
A Family group in the High Street. Date unknown
Taken in the High Street just beyond the Hope Inn
A sketch of the High Street/Post Office Corner by Molly Lodge
A black and white sketch of the High Street, Post Office corner and the church by Molly Lodge. Made into a notelet and sold in aid of NSPCC. No date.
A view of the High Street, March 2006
The High Street, 3 March 2006, looking towards 'The Smugglers'. Former Village Stores under scaffolding.
Cliffe House and the High Street c.1930
Postcard of Cliffe House and the High Street c.1930. '37034 The Village, St Margaret's at Cliffe'.
Cliffe House with the Estate Agent's board advertising conversion to apartments. 23 March 2006
A photograph of Cliffe House with Marshall & Clarke's board advertising its conversion to apartments 23 March 2006.
Cottages adjacent to the Cliffe Hotel. High Street. Undated.
This photograph was taken from the village High Street. The cottages now form part of the hotel accommodation at what is now The Cliffe.
Date stone of Acardia Cottage with narrative by Gordon Denoon,
Stone showing date in wall of Arcadia Cottage, High Street
David Skardon's Fish Van in the High Street, 1986
David Skardon's fish van parked at the entrance to Well Lane, opposite the Village Shop. 3 April 1986.
Elias Viner and two women in the High Street. 1892 -1908
A detail from a larger photograph of Elias Viner and his grocery business. Eliot Viner died on 8th April 1908 aged 60. It is thought the woman in the doorway is his wife Matilda who died ...
Girl Guides outside the village Post Office. 1934
From the Gordon Denoon album. Commentary by Gordon Denoon. Joan, his daughter, who took the photograph would have been 11 in 1934.
High Street Cottages c1900
A black and white photograph of cottages at the bottom end of the High Street between The Hope Inn and Chapel Lane. Two women, three children and baby posed in front of the cottages. ...
High Street, St Margaret's-at-Cliffe.
Copy of a Frith postcard taken from the Gordon Denoon album showing the Cliffe Hotel (now Cliffe House) down to Post Office corner.
High Street, St Margaret's-at-Cliffe. c1955
Copy of a Tuck postcard. Lloyds Bank and the fruit shop can be seen.
Inside Madge's Stores c.1900
Two black and white photographs featuring interior views of what is believed to be Madge's Stores. JB Madge's first shop was The Cliffe Arcade next to Cliffe House in the High St. His second shop ...
Knoll Garage, High Street 1986
A colour photograph of road works outside the Knoll Garage, High Street annotated 8 July 1986.
Madge's Village Petrol Station
Black and white photograph featuring a view of Madge's petrol station which was situated directly opposite the Village Shop in the centre of the village.
Marine Cottage, Chapel Lane. c1920 - 1930
Black and white photographs of: a) Marine Cottage, Chapel Lane taken from Morley/Portal House convalescent home c.1920 - 1930 from the balcony at the northern end, first floor. b) The approach to the village looking south-east up ...
Parade in the High Street, St Margaret's at Cliffe c.1910
Two black and white photographs taken from the upper storey of the Village Stores, St Margaret's at Cliffe. Feature parade taking place through the village. It is possibly the annual 'Hospital Saturday' event. Other ...
Road works in the High Street by Knott's Lane 1986
A colour photograph, captioned "Mr White surveys progress". 12 June 1986
Road works in the High Street, the last bus through to Bay Hill for 6 weeks. 1986
Undated photograph with caption "Last bus through the High Street to Bay Hill for six weeks". Undated - [?] May 1986
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