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09 Jan 2013

Britain from Above

Over 6000 new images added to the Britain from Above website

 We have added a further 6043 images to the Britain from Above website ( this month. We also uploaded over 2000 images in October. This brings the total number of images available online to 25683.

The new images date from between 1920 and 1935. This latest batch includes some fantastic photographs of both the 1927 and 1928 cup finals at Wembley, and images of the first boxing match held at Wembley in 1924, between Tommy Gibbons and Jack Bloomfield.

 The latest batch of photographs covers the length and breadth of England, and includes images of both urban and rural life. Highlights include excellent images of industrial buildings in central Bristol, and beautiful landscape shots of the coastline near Dover.

 The images are freely accessible online. All you need to do to explore the collection is sign up to the website. By signing up you will gain access to thousands of fantastic images dating from between 1919 and 1953. The images cover the whole of England, Scotland and Wales.

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