Photo Gallery : Isle of Wight - Newport

This series of photographs was provided by various members whose initials appear as credits and and listed at the bottom of the web page.

Click on each photograph for an enlarged view, it will open in a new window. .

[KM]
'Quality Fayre', Parkhurst Road
[KM]
'Quality Fayre', Parkhurst Road
[KM]
'Medina Golf Centre', Parkhurst Road
[Google]
Former 'Medina Golf Centre', Parkhurst Road (now flats), as captured by Google Street View
[KM]
Hunnyhill Post Office (corner of Worsley Road)
[Google]
The former Hunnyhill Post Office as captured by Google Street View
Kevin Murphy has provided some comparisons of shops in Hunnyhill / Parkhurst Road, and we've added some more recent images captured from Google Street View  
[DB]
The Quay, Newport. Postcard by Ruddock of Lincoln - sent 1906 to Miss L Wilkinson, Balham, SW.
     
[AK]
Newport Station
[AK]
Newport - the Avenue, Parkhurst
[AK]
Newport - the Technical Institute
 
[KM]
Newport - Bishop Bros shoe shop, Pyle Street
This photo (on the left) comes from Eric Tuckwell, via Kevin Murphy. It shows an impressive display of boots and shoes, and the shop assistant is believed to be Eric's great uncle Charles Wilfred Westmore. He was aged 20 on the 1911 Census at 27 Albert St, Newport, when he gave his occupation as "Shop assistant Boot salesman".    
[AK]
Newport - Princess Elizabeth's tomb, St Thomas Church
[AK]
Newport - Roman Catholic Church, Pyle Street
[AK]
Newport - St Paul's Church, Barton
[AK]
Newport - Victoria Monument, St James's Square
[AK]
Newport - St James's Square
[AK]
Newport - High Street
[AK]
Newport - Staplers
[AK]
Newport - Old Quay
[AK]
Newport - Old Water Mill, from a painting by R Esdaile Richardson 1905
[AK]
Newport - The Medina at low tide
[AK]
Newport - The Medina
[AK]
Newport - The River and Town
[AK]
Newport - from a painting by R Esdaile Richardson 1905
[AK]
Newport - The Medina - from a painting by R Esdaile Richardson 1905
[AK]
Newport - The Quay - from a painting by F M Minns 1905
[AK]
Newport - Dropping Rock Cottage, St George's Down
[SP]
The railway bridge over the Medina at Newport Quay
[SP]
BR Class W 26 "Whitwell" crossing Newport Quay
[GA]
Newport : The Barracks -
Officers Quarters
[(LL imprint) card 19 - posted in 1917]
[GA]
Newport : Queen Victoria Memorial
[(LL imprint) card]
[GA]
Newport : The Parish Church - The Pulpit
[(LL imprint) card 4]
[GA]
Newport : Market, St James' Square
[(LL imprint) card 11]
[SP]
St Thomas' Church
[SP]
St Thomas' Church
[SP]
High Street and Victoria Memorial, 1905
[SP]
The Mall, pre-1916
   

Photo credits :

GA : Geoff Allan collection
DB : Dean Bagwell donation
AK : Alan Kimber collection
KM : Kevin Murphy collection
SP : Steve Palmer collection