Guildford History In Old Photos & Film: 1930-1961

Guildford history in old photos & vintage film

Guildford in Surrey has been a town since the early 10th century, and before that was a long standing Saxon village beside the guilden (golden) ford. The period between 1930 and 1961 saw the creation of a Cathedral on Stag Hill, visits from royalty and ministers, carnival processions and flooding, captured on film.

Guildford Then and Now

Guildford Then and Now: Posted to YouTube by Nick Armstrong on 16 Apr 2016.

A superb video mixing images of Guildford today with photos of its past. You can see clearly what has changed and what remains the same.

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Burton upon Trent: Looking Back At Recent History

Burton upon Trent local history old photos & film


  • Page 1 Burton On Trent Buses (2001)
  • Page 2 Bass Brewery Bus Running Day Burton upon Trent (2003)
  • Page 3 The Flood Levels in Burton on Trent (2007)
  • Page 4 Theatre Cats Stage School Burton on Trent (2008)
  • Page 5 Burton on Trent Restaurants (2009)
  • Page 6 Folk night at the Coopers Tavern, Burton (2010)
  • Page 7 Bass Malting Tower Demolished (2012)
  • Page 8 Burton Abbey (2012)
  • Page 9 Burton-on-Trent in Flood (2012)
  • Page 10 Maps of Burton-Upon-Trent, England (2014)
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