Pickwick Cricket club team photograph taken on the Recreation Ground in Bath on 4th July 1953
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Sporting Times in Corsham in the 1950s and 1960s

Paul Smith, a Corsham resident for many years, now living in Carlisle, has sent a set of photographs of cricket and football teams of the 1950’s and 60’s with the players names into the bargain. This is the Pickwick Cricket club team…
Packhorse Inn, now the Flemish Weaver
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Victorian photographs unearthed

These interesting Victorian photographs were unearthed by our Chairman from Stephen Lord’s collection. Above: St. Bartholomew’s Church, a picture taken before 1875, the year in which church architect G. E. Street started a thorough rebuilding.…
Percy Francis Harwood at Corsham Town Hospital. Note the different styles of the two Bath chairs. The Daily Needs board to the right of the door is difficult to read, but ap- pears to state “broom head, flowers, matches, outdoor games”
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Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) Hospital at Corsham in First World War

Following the article in the July 2010 edition of Corsham Spotlight, I have been sent a photograph, shown below, of a group of patients and staff at Corsham Town Hospital circa 1915 by the great grandson of Percy Francis Harwood,…
King Edward I approaching Box Tunnel from Middlehill Tunnel, Box. Photo: J. Bowers.
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Steam through Box and Corsham

GWR engine no. 6024 ‘King Edward I’ is shown in this excellent photograph by Jon Bowers steaming towards Brunel’s Box Tunnel on Saturday, March 3rd 2012 on its way from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington. 6024…
Corsham High Street 1949
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Corsham High Street 1949

In January 2012 the Society was contacted by Mrs Hilary Corke who, when looking through the photographs of her late father, came across a number annotated on the back with “ Reconstruction of High Street, Corsham, for Wilts C.C.…