Wednesday, 19 October 2011

Ruislip, Middlesex, The White Bear c1913

Ruislip, Middlesex, The White Bear circa 1913. The White Bear is still in business. Postcard by W. H. Applebee. The three-wheeled vehicle in the centre of the picture is an A. C. Sociable and belonged to the photographer, it appears in many of his postcards. Click the picture to enlarge.

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  1. Intriguing. The Derby photographer and postcard publisher Frank Scarratt is also known by hie trademark bicycle (and later motor-cycle) which often appeared in his views of various Midlands counties.

  2. Looks like it was once a quiet place for a pint but less so now with such a roundabout.



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