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By Jess Jephcott

photo postcards first began appearing in Colchester in 1902, utilized by humans from all walks of lifestyles as an inexpensive and simple kind of verbal exchange. luckily, neighborhood photographers observed the possibilities supplied by means of the playing cards and started shooting daily neighborhood scenes, leaving us with now important snapshots of a bygone age. stated to be the oldest recorded city in Britain and the location of the 1st Roman urban, Colchester has a narrative that's moment to none. whereas the city has replaced significantly during the last millennia, the origins and background of Colchester are nonetheless greatly a part of its cloth, and the postcards contained during this booklet trap only a glimpse of it. Colchester: The Postcard assortment presents a desirable perception into how this exceptional city has replaced over the last century. Colchester's so much iconic structures, much-loved monuments and long-lost perspectives are all delivered to lifestyles during this fantastically illustrated volume.

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