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Victorian Seaside Resort

Ilfracombe in Devon epitomizes the great British seaside resort which gained popularity during the Victorian days as a result of the expansion of the railways at that time and a desire of city folks to getaway for a holiday. 2,147 more words


A wonderfully strong and healthy child

Was baby Christine born in Barnstaple in Devon in the winter of 1895? Was she named Christine Isobel? I can’t be sure but there was a little girl born then, daughter of Frederick and Catherine Thomas, sister of Frederick junior, born five years after her. 108 more words

Bits And Pieces

Infracombe princess


“Ilfracombe Princess – Taste of the Coast

Spectacular wildlife and coastal cruises aboard “Ilfracombe Princess” one of the most technologically advanced passenger vessels in the U.K. 28 more words

Places To Visit



Alleyway just off the main street in Ilfracombe, north Devon; 3 Oct 2007.

Ilfracombe is a wonderful place for photography.  Parts of it are distinctly unkempt and interesting views, patterns, colours and textures are all around.  63 more words


with love from Ilfracombe (1976)

To Hilary, I’m having a great time. On Sun we went on some go-karts motor ones it was great fun. Today we went to Arlington Court…

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A quick pit-stop in Ilfracombe

Earlier this month, we headed down to Saunton Sands in North Devon to enjoy some time on the fantastic beach there. As anybody with a Labrador will know, securing adequate time on the sand and in the surf is practically essential to their (and your!) mental health and general wellbeing. 466 more words


Langenbaker House Conservation Clean

Before the serious heat of summer struck, MDO Josh Tarrant and I travelled to Ilfracombe to undertake a conservation clean of the objects and interior of Langenbaker House.    450 more words