West Wight old picture postcards

Totland Bay Guide - circa 1900

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dates, where given, usually refer to the date on the postmark

Totland Bay
Totland Bay looking west 1909
Totland Bay Hotel from the pier
Totland Bay Hotel from Totland Pier 1906

The pier was built in 1880 (re piers.org.uk), the hotel was demolished in the late 1970's.

Totland Bay
Totland Bay - 1909
Totland Bay
Totland Bay - 1906
Totland Shore from the Parade
Totland Shore from the Parade - 1911
Totland Bay The Green
Totland Bay - The Green
Totland Bay - the pier
Totland Bay - the Pier - 1907
Totland Bay
Totland Bay
Totland Bay - York Road
Totland Bay - York Road - 1911
Totland - The Broadway
Totland - The Broadway
Alum Bay from the Pier
Alum Bay from the Pier - 1904
Alum Bay Pier
The Pier, Alum Bay

Alum Bay Pier
The Pier, Alum Bay

The pier opened in 1887 and closed to the public in 1920 - it gradually deteriorated and finally 'disappeared' in the 1950's - (re piers.org.uk) .

Colway Bay
Colwell Bay - 1905


Brooke Village
Brook Village
Brook looking north
Brook - looking North

The Needle Rocks and End Fort
The Needle Rocks and End Fort
The Needles rocks and lighthouse
The Needle rocks and lighthouse