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St Margaret's Village History
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Village on the beach
Village on the beach
Adcock's Villas, St Margaret's Bay. c1906
Black and white photograph of three people walking along the street in St Margaret's Bay, in front of Adcock's Villas. Two appear to be wrapped in towels, possibly after a swim? Daisy Watts Album
Beach scene by a break-water in the Bay. 1906
Black and white photograph of a group of people on the beach in St Margaret's Bay. Daisy Watts Album
Beechin and Eglinton Cottages in The Bay with five people. c1906
Black and white photograph featuring Beechin and Eglinton Cottages, St Margaret's Bay. Caption on reverse states ' Beechin Cottage (black), Eglinton Cottage (White), Daisy Watts Daisy Watts Album.'
Boats on St Margaret's Bay beach. 1906
Two small black and white photograph of a beach scene featuring a boat and a group of young people. Caption under second copy reads 'S.F' - 'Gerald, Reggie, Daisy'. Daisy Watts Album dated 1906.
Bumble-puppy or swingball on St Margaret's Bay beach. 1906
Small black and white photograph featuring three young adults holding racquets and standing around a vertical pole. Caption reads 'Bumble - puppy' - 'Gerald, Reggie and Daisy'. 'Bumble - puppy' appears to have been an early version ...
Daisy Watts and friends on the beach. 1907
Black and white photograph and negative featuring 13 people on St Margaret's Bay beach in front of Adcock's Villas. Daisy Watts Album
Group of men in Sou'westers. c1906
Damaged black and white photograph of six men - five wearing long waterproof coats and sou'wester hats, the other in non -waterproof clothing and a cap. Found in a box marked 'Daisy Watts Photographs'.
Party on St Margaret's Beach. 1906
Small black and white photograph featuring a beach scene at St Margaret's Bay. Handwritten caption in album states 'Cecil, Reggie, Gerald and Daisy'. Daisy Watts Album
Sitting on the beach in St Margaret's Bay. c1900
Small black and white photograph of a group of four people sitting on the beach in St Margaret's Bay. Bay Hotel in the background Daisy Watts Album
Young people in the Bay. 1906
Small black and white photograph of 10 young females and 3 young males. Some are sitting on a wooden fence, others are seated on the ground. The houses in the background identify the location as St ...
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