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Gallery: Bristol Miscellaneous

28 College Road, Clifton, c.1900s

@iamtimbo / last year / 1119 views / comments

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This image appears on a postcard sent to Boscombe from Clifton in May 1905. I believe that the house is a dormitory for Clifton College, a private boarding school situated opposite.

The writer says:

"This is the house I am in.
Please tell me which postcards of the college you have got when you are writing next. I hope you are enjoying your trip on the 'Monarch' and I wish I could be with you. How fortunate you are in having such lovely weather now before your hols are over.

Your loving brother E Hughes"

He sounds a little sad not to be on the Monarch with his brother.....

Hint: Drag the orange pegman to see the Streetview image...

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