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Postcards of the Norfolk Broads


Brundall

Back to Postcards The River Yare at Brundall 1960s

The River Yare at Brundall 1960s.

The Riverside Stores at Brundall 1960s

The Riverside Stores at Brundall 1960s.

The River Yare and Coldham Hall c1910

The River Yare and Coldham Hall c1910.

Coldham Hall pictured in the 1960s

Coldham Hall pictured in the 1960s.

Harvey Eastwoods yard at Brundall in the late 1960s

“Santa Caterina” pictured at Harvey Eastwoods yard at Brundall in the late 1960s. Coldham Hall can be seen in the background.

The River Yare and riverside stores at Brundall - 1960s.

Brundall Staithe and riverside stores c1970s

Brundall Staithe and riverside stores c1970s.

Brundall 1970s

Another postcard of Brundall from the 1970s.

High Noon at Braydeston c1905

An image taken near High Noon at Braydeston c1905.

The Street at Brundall c1905

The Street at Brundall c1905. The Dutch influenced house in the foreground is now called The Gables, but used to be called Braydeston Villa and was built in the late 17th century.

Passenger steamer at Brundall Reach c1920s

Posted in 1925, this scene shows a passenger steamer at Brundall Reach - possibly the “Pride Of The Yare”

Saling on the River Yare at Brundall c1930

Saling on the River Yare at Brundall c1930.

The River yare at Brundall c1950

The River yare at Brundall c1950. The boatshed that you can see in the centre of the photograph was part of Brooms boatyard.

Coldham Hall pictured in the 1950s

Coldham Hall pictured in the 1950s.

Brundall Gardens Staithe c1920s

The landing stage and tearooms at Brundall Gardens c1920s - the passenger steamer is possibly the “Jenny Lind”. Brundall Gardens were created by Dr Michael Beverley in the 1880s and covered 18 acres, planted with many rare trees and shrubs. The estate was purchased by Frederick Holmes-Cooper in 1919 and he developed the gardens further during the 1920s, building the tea rooms pavilion where dances were also held, and the Riverside Hotel. As the owner of the Brundall Gardens Steamship Company he ran day trips from Great Yarmouth which brought thousands of visitors to the gardens by passenger steamer during the 1920s and 1930s. He also arranged for trains running on the Norwich to Yarmouth rail line to stop near to the gardens at Brundall Halt.

The Lily Lake at Brundall Gardens c1920s

The Lily Lake at Brundall Gardens, also c1920s.

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