Ryde old picture postcards
(the town)

Pictures - Ryde 1 - Ryde 2 - Ryde 3

Guide - circa 1900

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dates, where given, usually refer to the date on the postmark

Union Street, Ryde
Union Street
Main Street/Union Street
The Main Street
(aka Union Street) 1914
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Snow in Union Street, Ryde
Snow in Union Street

Union Street, Ryde
Union Street, 1907
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High Street, Ryde
Atlantic Hotel and upper High Street
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St Thomas Church
St Thomas Church, 1907
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Ryde - General view toward the sea
General view toward the sea
possibly taken from steeple of All Saints Church
Snow in Ryde
Snow in Ryde
Queens Road, Ryde
All Saints Church & Queens Road Ryde 1904
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The Esplanade
The Esplanade, 1907
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Appley rise
The Glen, Little Appley - 1910
Esplanade Gardens
Esplanade Gardens, 1911
Ryde Hospital
The Royal Isle of Wight Infirmary & County Hospital
(closed 1990 - now demoblished)
Contribured by Anthony Greenman
Upper Grade School
Upper Grade School

(Corner of St Johns Road and Bennett Street. It was demolished in 1962)