Category Archives: Old Photos

A collection of old images of Hampshire and close by.

Wymering Fields Cosham

Wymering Fields Cosham

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Hampshire History Postcards and Images

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Hampshire History Postcards and ImagesThis image of the ¬†Wymering Fields Cosham, is a reminder of a time when this suburb of Portsmouth was a rural area of farms and fields. To the south of Wymering the mudflats of the tidal shore, it sits tucked under… Continue Reading

Droxford WW2 and the Royal Ulster Rifles

Droxford WW2 and the Royal Ulster Rifles

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series D Day #DDAY71 #DDAY70

In the run up to D-Day Droxford was home to troops near and far including the 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles. By kind permission of the official history site for the 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles, we are able to share some images from May 1944. Continue Reading