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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.3
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; vertical; intricately-carved stone structures on stepped base in front of half-timbered building with sign "-LL & Co." "-ALES" "-OCKPORT"; printed across bottom in white, hand-lettered "ANCIENT CROSSES SANDBACH"; on reverse in black, "POST CARD…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.3
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; vertical; intricately-carved stone structures on stepped base in front of half-timbered building with sign "-LL & Co." "-ALES" "-OCKPORT"; printed across bottom in white, hand-lettered "ANCIENT CROSSES SANDBACH"; on reverse in black, "POST CARD"; dotted line up centre with "Published by: A.W. Bourne, 32, Babingley Drive, Leicester"; to left, "CORRESPONDENCE", to right, "ADDRESS"; printed at bottom left, "Greetings from"; handwritten in blue ink, "July 4th" "We are here for lunch at Grandpa Bateman's village" [crossed out] "town where he spent his boyhood days" "Dad"; addressed to "Mrs. R H Blackwood 2435 Richter" "Kelowna BC CANADA"; brown King George VI stamp at upper right, "POSTAGE REVENUE" "2D"; cancelled by seven wavy lines; postmark "CREWE CHESHIRE" "815 5 JLY 1953"; note that stamp was used during reign of Elizabeth II; slight wear on corners
Marks/Labels
Ancient Crosses / Sandbach / Grandpa Bateman's town where he spent his boyhood days
Colour
black and white
Maker
A. W. Bourne
Country Made
England
Site/City Made
Leicester
Title
Ancient Crosses Sandbach
Publication Date
July 5 1953
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Name Access
Bateman, Edwin W.
Bateman Family
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.4
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; horizontal; shows street and buildings, Wheat Hotel in right foreground, women with bicycles; printed in white at lower left is handlettered "HIGH TOWN SANDBACH"; on reverse in black "POST CARD", dotted line below, dotted line up centre with "P…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.4
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; horizontal; shows street and buildings, Wheat Hotel in right foreground, women with bicycles; printed in white at lower left is handlettered "HIGH TOWN SANDBACH"; on reverse in black "POST CARD", dotted line below, dotted line up centre with "Published by: A.W. Bourne, 32, Babingley Drive, Leicester"; "CORRESPONDENCE" at left, at right "ADDRESS"; at bottom left, "Greetings from"; addressed in blue ink to "Mr and Mrs. E. W. Bateman 3896 - W. 25th Ave. Vancouver 8, BC Canada"; "July 4 - Here we are in Sandbach having our lunch. Ena & Raymond Slack are so hospitable & friendly. We had a fine day at the potteries yesterday - it was the first time Ena & Mrs Ludwig had been too. Thanks for air Mail letter received on arrival at Crewe" "Love Edna"; brown stamp at upper right with King George VI, "POSTAGE REVENUE" "2D", cancelled with wavy lines; postmark "CREWE CHESHIRE" "8-" "5 JLY 1953" [Related to BV004.28.3]; indentation down centre on front, some spotting and damage from liquid?, which took gloss off along indentation
Marks/Labels
High Town Sandbach / Mr. & Mrs. Bateman / Edna
Colour
black and white
Maker
A. W. Bourne
Country Made
England
Site/City Made
Leicester
Title
High Town Sandbach
Publication Date
July 4 1953
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Name Access
Bateman, Edwin W.
Bateman Family
Corner, Edna Bateman
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
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