The Foxearth and District Local History Society

Clare Pictures

A collection of old postcards of past Clare

Foxearth postcards and photographs
Ward's Brewery postcards and photographs
Old postcards and pictures from Glemsford
Cavendish postcards and photographs
Pentlow postcards and photographs
Belchamp postcards and photographs
Borley postcards and photographs
Liston postcards and photographs
Long Melford postcards and photographs

To get pictures of a size suitable for printing or close inspection click on the picture or the accompanying text. Please remember that we are very much on the lookout for pictures of old Clare in order to make a comprehensive collection here.
The photograhs themselves are scanned in sufficient quality to provide an A4 photograph is a quality that is almost indistinguishable from the original

1860 view of Clare.jpg
An early view of Clare of around 1860, showing the Castle before the railway destryed its integrity by cutting through the edge and placiing the station within the bailey..
Clare Castle.jpg
Clare castle, from an old engraving.
Clare High Street
Clare Church
Cavendish Road
The old Mill
Clare, the view from the castle
Clare Mill Gates
The Mill Stream, the postcard is entitled 'a cool spot'
Nethergate street
Clare High Street