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Mere Oak Field, Pattingham

Millway Lane, Alstonefield

Millway Lane, Alstonefield during the exceptionally harsh winter of 1947. The village was all but cut off from the outside world for 8 weeks in February and March. Here, Herbert Allen of Church Street ...

Milwich Hall in the Snow,

Milwich Hall was built c. 1600 on or near the site of a Saxon Hall, which was encircled by a moat. In the 1970s the plaster was removed to reveal the original timber framed structure underneath.

Narrow Boats on the Caldon Canal, Denford

Ice-bound narrow boats on the Leek Branch of the Caldon Canal, looking towards the Hazelhurst Turnover Bridge No. 3 . There are three moored working narrow boats two of which have gang planks to the tow ...

Oulton, Stone

A wintry view of Oulton, with the Village Hall in the foreground and the Abbey buildings beyond.

Oxbarn Farm, Upper Penn

Looking north east along Warstones Road towards Oxbarn Farm, Upper Penn after heavy snow. The Ox Barn estate was developed for housing between 1920 and 1955. Today (March 2021) the fields to the right ...

Patshull Hall Rehabilitation Centre, Pattingham

The Centre gained a worldwide reputation for its physiotherapy results, and Australia and Sweden sent persons to be trained there. Patshull Hall was built for Sir John Astley in the mid to late 1730s ...

Penkridge Bank Road, Cannock Chase

This winter scene postcard was sent by Private Frank N Smith, service number 22448, of the 11th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment, who was quartered at Hut No. 15, No. 3 Battalion Line, Rugeley Camp, ...

Penn Fields, Lower Penn,

Penn Fields was developed as a residential suburb of Wolverhampton during the 19th century.

Penn Fields, Upper Penn

A view of Penn Fields, near Wolverhampton, after a heavy show fall. Photographer: Albert Henry Yelland.

Penn Fields, Upper Penn

A view of Penn Fields, near Wolverhampton, after a heavy show fall. Photographer: Albert Henry Yelland.

Providence Cottage, Slitting Mill, near Rugeley

At the time of this photograph Providence Cottage was occupied by Ernest Gee.

Rabbit shooting party, Yeld Bank, Knightley

Four men, a woman and boy, some holding rabbits, two holding shotguns, with two dogs. Yeld Bank Farm, on Grange Road, Knightley can be seen in the background, and there is snow on the ground. Photographer: ...

Sandy Lane, Rugeley

This postcard view of a snowy scene was taken in Horse Fair looking towards the junction with Sandy Lane in Rugeley. The corrugated iron Mission Church (on the left) and the thatched cottages no longer ...

Skating on the River Tame, Hopwas

Women skating on the frozen River Tame at Hopwas, near Tamworth. Photograph donated by Stafford Historical and Civic Society, who retain copyright ownership.

Snow on Milford Common,

View looking across the common towards Milford.

Snow ridding at Damgate, Alstonefield

Clearing snow drifts from the road between Ilam and Alstonefield sometime in the 1980s.

Snow Scene at an unknown location

A postcard view showing a group of workmen clearing a large snowdrift which is thought to be in a railway cutting. If you recognise the location please contact us. This postcard was franked on 7 April ...