The Leas Bandstand, postcard : front

The image shows a general view of The Leas Bandstand, located at the town of Folkestone in Kent, England. The bandstand with its distinctive tent-shaped canopy is in the middle of the picture, with the Grand and Metropole Hotels partially seen on the left. The bandstand grounds are filled with deckchairs. Groups of people dressed in clothing typical of 19th century are gathered on the bandstand grounds which have a seafront view. The postcard bears the caption "41144. Folkestone: The Leas Bandstand" at the top left corner. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved, Sir Song Ong Siang postcard collection © various, 1922, Singapore

Subjects
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Streets and Places
  • Recreation
  • Bandstands--England--Pictorial works
  • Parks--Public use--England--Pictorial works

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