Old Images of Weston-super-Mare

Categorised as North Somerset
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare looking across the town and bay
Old aerial photo looking across Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Glimpse history through old images of Weston-super-Mare, in North Somerset, England.

Old photo of the Esplanade Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the Esplanade, taken around 1880. Thanks to the National Science and Media Museum.
Old photo of Esplanade Weston-super-Mare with horse and carts
Closeup of an old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the Esplanade, taken around 1880. Thanks to the National Science and Media Museum.
Old photo of
Closeup of an old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the Esplanade, taken around 1880. Thanks to the National Science and Media Museum.
Old illustration of Grove Road Art Studio Weston-super-Mare
Old illustration of Grove Road Art Studio Weston-super-Mare. From “Where to buy at Weston-super-Mare. An illustrated local trades’ review. By the Editor of the ‘Agents’ Guide’ … with illustrations of the West of England”, published 1890, British Library Archives.
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare. From “Weston-super-Mare. Illustrated, etc”, published 1891, British Library Archives.
Old photo of St Peter's School Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of St Peter’s School Weston-super-Mare From “The Weston-super-Mare Pictorial”, published 1892, British Library Archives
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the Encampment
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the Encampment. From “The Weston-super-Mare Pictorial”, published 1892, British Library Archives.
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the sea
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the sea. From “The Weston-super-Mare Pictorial”, published 1892, British Library Archives.
Old photo of Grand Pier Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of the Grand Pier Weston-super-Mare. George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. “Weston-Super-Mare: Grand Pier.” New York Public Library Digital Collections.
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare
Photo on an old Gallagher’s cigarette card showing Weston-super-Mare. George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library Digital Collections.
Old photo of the seaside at Weston-super-Mare
Photo on an old Gallagher’s cigarette card showing Weston-super-Mare. George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library Digital Collections.
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare. George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library Digital Collections.
Old photo of Jubilee Road, Weston-super-Mare
Old picture postcard of Jubilee Road, Weston-super-Mare. Thanks to Mark Crombie on Flikr.
Old photo of Jubilee Road Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old picture postcard of Jubilee Road, Weston-super-Mare. Thanks to Mark Crombie on Flikr.
Old photo of the seaside at Weston-super-mare
Old photo of people enjoying entertainment on the beach at Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of photographers on the beach at Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old photo of traders and people enjoying entertainment on the beach at Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of people on the beach at Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old photo of people enjoying entertainment on the beach at Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of Promenade at Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of people walking along the Promenade at Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of the Promenade at Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old photo of people walking along the Promenade at Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of Glentworth Sands Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of people enjoying their leisure time at Glentworth Sands in Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the South
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare from the South. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of the pier at Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of the pier at Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of the pier at Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of the pier at Weston-super-Mare, seen from a clifftop walk. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of Grove Park Bandstand Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of the bandstand at Grove Park in Weston-super-Mare, as musicians play. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of people at Anchor Head Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of people sitting at Anchor Head in Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of people at Anchor Head Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old photo of people sitting at Anchor Head in Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of Kewstoke Road Weston-super-Mare
Old photo of Kewstoke Road in Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of people walking along Kewstoke Road Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old photo of Kewstoke Road in Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of Weston-super-Mare looking across the town and bay
Old aerial photo looking across Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of an aerial view of Weston-super-Mare
Closeup of an old aerial photo looking across Weston-super-Mare. Probably taken between 1890 and 1900, this was in the 1905 catalogue of the Detroit Publishing Company, now in the archives of the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
Old photo of The Winscome Room, Legion House, Weston-super-Mare
Old picture postcard of The Winscombe Room, Legion House, Weston-super-Mare, taken sometime around 1930. Thanks to Mark Crombie on Flikr.

Summer Storm 2012

During a summer storm in June 2012, the sea came battering in to drench anyone nearby.

In addition to a few people braving the weather, the short video also glimpses some of the nearby businesses and houses.

Summer Storm Weston super Mare June 2012 www.DaveEldergill.org – Dave Eldergill on YouTube

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