Category Archives: England

Torcross, South Devon

Torcross, South Devon. 2015. Photos Pete Grafton. South of Torcross:  defensive World War Two buildings and interesting strata. __________________________________________ Footnote (1)  Next to the main A379 road at Torcross is a Sherman Tank, a memorial to the incident. The memorial is … Continue reading

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1930s School Girls

1930s School Girls photos from the Pete Grafton Collection This is a story of three comfortably off British schoolgirls in the 1930s  – an incomplete story, a story of guesses and detection, as all photos are. “The camera doesn’t lie” … Continue reading

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Christmas Time in Paris, Hamburg, Scotland & England

Christmas Time in Paris, Hamburg, Scotland & England.   ________________________

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Summer by the Sea, 1903 (Sheringham),

Summer by the Sea, 1903 (Sheringham). Photos from the Pete Grafton Collection. _____________________________ The railway came to Sheringham on the Norfolk coast in 1887.  This was quite late for coastal villages and small towns that were to become seaside holiday … Continue reading

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Trees/Tree

Trees/Tree photos by Pete Grafton ________________________ ________________________________________  

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Dawlish: Is a Bird, Is it a Plane?

Dawlish: Is it a Bird, Is it a Plane? A Happening. 2015. Photos by Pete Grafton ________________________________ This is how it begins….   Is it a Bird, Is it a Plane?   –  Planes. _____________________________________ Coming next, late May, 2018 … Continue reading

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Photo Exhibitions – 1/60th sec on a wall.

Photo Exhibitions – 1/60th of a second on a wall or Looking at Ourselves ___________________ Photo Exhibitions of the following photographers Brassaï  (Gyula Halász) 1899 – 1984.  Hungarian.  Paris based. _____________________ Robert Doisneau 1912 – 1994.  French.  Paris based. _______________ … Continue reading

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