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1950s Collection

Background image1950s Collection: Motor racing at Goodwood, 28 May 1955

Motor racing at Goodwood, 28 May 1955
Cars racing at Goodwood motor circuit. Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0285/8

Background image1950s Collection: Summers day scene of cricket in Priory Park, Chichester

Summers day scene of cricket in Priory Park, Chichester
Charity cricket match, 12 August 1956. Spectators sat on the banks of the city wall viewing the game. Chichester Cathedral spire visible in the background Chichester Photographic Collection West

Background image1950s Collection: Cars lined up at the start of a race at Goodwood motor circuit

Cars lined up at the start of a race at Goodwood motor circuit
Starting line of a race at the meeting on 28 May 1955 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0285/6

Background image1950s Collection: Acfords Ltd printers, Industrial Estate, Sussex

Acfords Ltd printers, Industrial Estate, Sussex
Men working at Acfords Ltd printers, Industrial Estate, Sussex interior, 20 Mar 1957 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0752-2

Background image1950s Collection: Motor racing at Goodwood, 7 September 1956

Motor racing at Goodwood, 7 September 1956
Preparing a car for a race Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0680/2

Background image1950s Collection: Pupils in fancy dress at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Pupils in fancy dress at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956
Pupils dressed up as Red Indians with a tepee at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-7

Background image1950s Collection: Acfords Ltd printers, Industrial Estate, Sussex - interiors

Acfords Ltd printers, Industrial Estate, Sussex - interiors
Men working at Acfords Ltd printers, Industrial Estate, Sussex. Showing the interior of the workshop Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0752-3

Background image1950s Collection: Pigs at Mare Hill Farm, December 1953

Pigs at Mare Hill Farm, December 1953
A nine year old member of Petworth Town Band, playing musical instrument [euphonium?] to pigs at Mare Hill Farm, Pulborough George Garland Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N47138

Background image1950s Collection: Southdown Bus with traffic and passers-by

Southdown Bus with traffic and passers-by
Street scene in Chichester, 1955 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0351/3

Background image1950s Collection: Novelty motor racing at Goodwood, 28 May 1955

Novelty motor racing at Goodwood, 28 May 1955
Brian (" PC 49" ) Reece and John Pertwee taking part in the novelty race Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0285/13

Background image1950s Collection: Traffic control experiment, The Cross, 12 August 1955

Traffic control experiment, The Cross, 12 August 1955
Watched by County Surveyor, City Surveyor and Chairman of the Citys Highways Committee, cars pass on either side of the Cross in an attempt to test the likely effect of traffic lights

Background image1950s Collection: Midhurst Stoolball Team

Midhurst Stoolball Team
After playing Wisborough Green, at Wisborough Green, June 1956. Photographed by George Garland. George Garland Collection. West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N45987

Background image1950s Collection: Boys and girls at Lancastrian Infant School, Chichester, May 1956

Boys and girls at Lancastrian Infant School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-6

Background image1950s Collection: Children on climbing frame in Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Children on climbing frame in Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-14

Background image1950s Collection: Man carrying a bundle of sticks down Hungers Lane, Petworth, 1950

Man carrying a bundle of sticks down Hungers Lane, Petworth, 1950 George Garland Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N33925

Background image1950s Collection: In the electoral registration room, Chichester, 1950s

In the electoral registration room, Chichester, 1950s
General Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: PH 12444

Background image1950s Collection: Making torches for Guy Fawkes celebrations

Making torches for Guy Fawkes celebrations
Portfield Bonfire Society, Chichester, 27th October 1956. 200 people, members of Bonfire Societies from Beeding and Bramber, Shoreham, Littlehampton, Patching and Chichester

Background image1950s Collection: Goodwood Motor racing circuit, 7 September 1956

Goodwood Motor racing circuit, 7 September 1956
Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0680/7

Background image1950s Collection: Anthony Steel filming at Goodwood motor circuit

Anthony Steel filming at Goodwood motor circuit
The area was awash with film stars in June 1956, as director Ralph Thomas (of " Doctor In The House" fame) shot scenes of a film to be called " Checkpoint" at Goodwood Chichester

Background image1950s Collection: Female racing driver prepares for race

Female racing driver prepares for race
Goodwood motor circuit, 28 May 1955 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0285/4

Background image1950s Collection: Children in playground of Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Children in playground of Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-9

Background image1950s Collection: Two girls reading at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Two girls reading at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-5

Background image1950s Collection: Sewing lesson at Lancastrian Infant School, Chichester, May 1956

Sewing lesson at Lancastrian Infant School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-23

Background image1950s Collection: Lesson in a classroom of Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Lesson in a classroom of Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-21

Background image1950s Collection: Art class at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Art class at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-17

Background image1950s Collection: Children upside down on climbing frame, Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Children upside down on climbing frame, Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-15

Background image1950s Collection: Schoolchildren in grounds of Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Schoolchildren in grounds of Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956
Schoolchildren in grounds of Lancastrian Infants School, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-11

Background image1950s Collection: Schoolchildren in playground at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Schoolchildren in playground at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956
Schoolchildren in playground at Lancastrian Infants School, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-10

Background image1950s Collection: Shadow of a man looking at Southwater Church, 1 December 1951

Shadow of a man looking at Southwater Church, 1 December 1951 George Garland Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N37151

Background image1950s Collection: Cottage in Coultershaw surrounded by flood waters, February 1957

Cottage in Coultershaw surrounded by flood waters, February 1957. Photo appeared in SWN and Midhurst Times on 8 Feb 1957. George Garland Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N47850

Background image1950s Collection: Council Chamber, County Hall, Chichester, 1950

Council Chamber, County Hall, Chichester, 1950
George Garland Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N33498

Background image1950s Collection: Shippams house warming party

Shippams house warming party
People enjoying tea at a Shippams house warming party, 8 Jan 1955 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0168-25, Chi PH A-4885y

Background image1950s Collection: Petworth House Garden and gardener

Petworth House Garden and gardener, 2 July 1950 George Garland Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Garland N34192

Background image1950s Collection: Portfield Bonfire Society making torches for Guy Fawkes celebrations

Portfield Bonfire Society making torches for Guy Fawkes celebrations
Chichester, 27th October 1956. 200 people, members of Bonfire Societies from Beeding and Bramber, Shoreham, Littlehampton, Patching and Chichester, formed a procession at the Cattle Market

Background image1950s Collection: Shepherd with two sheep, 1955

Shepherd with two sheep, 1955
Shepherd with two sheep in a pen at Fat Stock Show Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref no: CPS 0445/2

Background image1950s Collection: Charity Cricket Match, 12 August 1956

Charity Cricket Match, 12 August 1956
Cricketers walking on to the pitch at the start of the match in Priory Park, Chichester Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0652/3

Background image1950s Collection: Inspecting the racing car, March 1956

Inspecting the racing car, March 1956
At Goodwood Motor Circuit, West Sussex Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0518/2

Background image1950s Collection: Visit to Chichester of HM The Queen and Prince Philip, 30th July 1956

Visit to Chichester of HM The Queen and Prince Philip, 30th July 1956
Greeting dignitaries in Priory Park Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0645/8

Background image1950s Collection: Visit of HM The Queen and Prince Philip, 30th July 1956

Visit of HM The Queen and Prince Philip, 30th July 1956
Prince Philip is greeted on his visit to Chichester Cathedral Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0645/12

Background image1950s Collection: Lady and vintage car at Goodwood motor circuit

Lady and vintage car at Goodwood motor circuit
Photograph taken at the race meeting 28 May 1955 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS 0285/5

Background image1950s Collection: Schoolboys and Schoolgirls in Lancastrian Infants School playground, Chichester, May 1956

Schoolboys and Schoolgirls in Lancastrian Infants School playground, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-8

Background image1950s Collection: Children having a lesson at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Children having a lesson at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-4

Background image1950s Collection: Three girls during art lesson at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Three girls during art lesson at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-3

Background image1950s Collection: Three girls in a classroom at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Three girls in a classroom at Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-22

Background image1950s Collection: School children during an art lesson, Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

School children during an art lesson, Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-20

Background image1950s Collection: Teacher and two children, Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Teacher and two children, Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-2

Background image1950s Collection: Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester art class, May 1956

Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester art class, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-19

Background image1950s Collection: Nature lesson in Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956

Nature lesson in Lancastrian Infants School, Chichester, May 1956 Chichester Photographic Society Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: CPS0567-18



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