District Local History Society - Our Streets and Roads
These days most people have a mobile phone.
Increasingly these phones have a decent camera built-in. Handy digital
cameras are also quite common.
So many of us are quickly able to take photos of things that contribute to
the history of where we live.
For example you notice that some change may
be made or just feel that it would be a good idea to record things as they
The aim of this project is to build up an
on-line record of where we live. Then we can eventually have a visual
record of change, and where better to view it than on the Internet?
How you could take part in this project
Each photo should ideally be of a
large rather than a small or medium file size. We can reduce the file size
for the web and use the original to add the the archives of the Society.
If necessary take an additional photo to
provide the context. Better photos of the same place are also
Of course, please be careful when taking photos!
Or if you are not able to provide an image,
let us know what you have spotted.
Please email your photos to the editor
of this page
, Frank Haslam, stating when and precisely where
you took each one, and any comment.
Copyright of the images remains with the
providers. If you wish to make use of the images please contact us first.
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