Shaftesbury, Angel Lane 45516
Unposted postcard produced by Photocrom Co Ltd of London and Tunbridge Wells
7838 St James' Parish Shaftesbury - Judges' Ltd
An unused and undated postcard produced by Judges Ltd Hastings. The village of St James at the bottom of the hill is said to be the oldest part of Shaftesbury.
Gold Hill, Shaftesbury SHA 101
Unposted postcard produced by Jarrold & Sons, Ltd. Norwich England. No collection of images of Shaftesbury would be complete without one of Gold Hill.
Shaftesbury. 700 Feet above sea level.
Unposted postcard produced by E Williamson & Co., Trowbridge.
Coombe House, Shaftesbury
Postcard produced by R Wilkinson & Co of Trowbidge and printed in Germany. This postcard was postmarked Woking 8 May 1915 and addressed to Mrs Law, Laurel Cottage, Hartgrove Hill, Shaftesbury and referring to these terrible times (ie the Great War, now known as World War I).
Coombe House is now part of St Mary’s School, a Roman Catholic School for girls.
Genealogical Note: Some of John's ancestors (particularly the surnames Buckland and Swyer) came from Shaftesbury.