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Choose from 34 pictures in our On the beach collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with Historic England.

Bournemouth Beach JLP01_08_008856 Featured On the beach Print

Bournemouth Beach JLP01_08_008856

BOURNEMOUTH. Children playing on the beach and adults relaxing on deckchairs during a staff outing of the Laing London office to Bournemouth.
Brief details of this staff outing appear in the June 1953 edition of Laing's monthly newsletter; Team Spirit. The London staff involved in the outing came from Head Office, the Plant and Transport Depot, London contracts and Coryton. The newsletter states that they travelled on three special trains on which breakfast and dinner was served

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection

Hotel Metropole OP00485 Featured On the beach Print

Hotel Metropole OP00485

HOTEL METROPOLE, THE PROMENADE, BLACKPOOL. The Hotel Metropole as viewed from the north shore with holidaymakers on the beach in the foreground. It was built sometime during (or just after) the 1860s. A number of bathing huts are lined up on the beach for potential swimmers. Photographed around 1900

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