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Saint Ives

 

Dave Brooks

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St. Ives bridge

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St. Ives bridge by night

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Warboys “Pond” – 1905

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A rural scene

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Fenstanton – Cambridgeshire

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St Ives at night

St Ives Town Council

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Thicket Walk, Saint Ives

 

Fenlandphil’s Blog reminded me of my home town of Saint Ives, happy memories.

July 22, 2018 Posted by | Deltiology, Risqué, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Papworth Hospital

 

Papworth Hospital was founded in 1918 as a sanatorium and industrial colony for the treatment of tuberculosis, following a campaign led by Elsbeth Dimsdale. The institution was initially under the direction of Dr (later Sir) Pendrill Varrier Jones. From the 1950s, surgical facilities developed, beginning with thoracic (chest/lung) surgery and expanding to cardiac surgery. Surgeon Ben Milstein performed the first open-heart surgery at Papworth Hospital in September 1958. In August 1979, surgeon Terence English performed the first successful heart transplant in the UK at Papworth Hospital. The patient, Keith Castle, lived for over five years following his surgery. In August 1994 a team of doctors carried out a revolutionary operation when 62-year-old Arthur Cornhill was given the world’s first permanent battery-operated hear

July 9, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wedding group – 27th July 1907

It makes a change to have a wedding group dates, this was taken on 27th July 1907 in Cambridgeshire

April 9, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment