Tag Archives: High Street

Guildford High Street circa 1880

This is one of my earliest images of Guildford. Published by the Surrey Photo Company who traded at 32 High Street Guildford. I love the wagon and carriage with the horses. This really is Guildford at yesteryear.

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Guildford & Neigbourhood Album Cover by Frank Lasham, Guildford circa 1919

I spotted this lovely old album of views of Guildford and Neighbourhood last year. I was very tempted to purchase but the reality was I already have a copy, but the front cover of the album is pretty tatty. I … Continue reading

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WRAC’s Receiving Freedom of Guildford circa 1980’s

Although not especially old this scene represents a time when there was a military barracks at Guildford. I recall parades such as these from my childhod. I grew up in Guildford in the 1970’s and 1980’s. It was quite common … Continue reading

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High Street from River Bridge Guildford 1911

This is a great view. Initially I could not work out what was missing from the picture, but once I gained a sense of place I could tell immediately. This is the Bridge that crosses the River Wey and looks … Continue reading

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Guildford High Street circa 1929

There is something about this scene that I can resonate with. Not that I was born in 1929! My Grandmother who was 17 years old at the time would have seen this of the High Street. Yet, there is parts … Continue reading

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A Snowy High Street, Guildford

This picture has appeared before on Guildford and District. It is a favourite and a fitting way to say thank you and Happy Christmas to readers and supporters of the blog.

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Guildford Town Hall, Circa 1923

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Upper High Street, Guildford circa 1940

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Upper High Street, Guildford 1923

This picture was produced by Raphael Tuck & Sons.

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Old Dutch Courtyard, High Street, Guildford Circa 1910

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