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John Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection (#2)

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Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Street scene, London a064283

Street scene, London a064283
A street with a row of different sized terraced houses and cars parked, possibly in Chelsea, London. John Gay, 1972

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Gold Hill, Shaftesbury, Dorset a091482

Gold Hill, Shaftesbury, Dorset a091482
Women walking down Gold Hill in Shaftesbury, Dorset, a steep cobbled road running between picturesque cottages and the walls of St Mary and St Edwards Abbey. Photographed by John Gay, late 1950s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: London Alleyway a098635

London Alleyway a098635
Rainy view of a dimly lamp lit alley in Londons theatre land off St Martins Lane. Photographed by John Gay, early 1960s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Swinging Sixties AA072122

Swinging Sixties AA072122
Heath Street, Camden, Greater London. A man in a beret and dark glasses and a young woman with a pale coloured bulldog, sit on the pavement against a railing, while cars drive by in the background

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Chimney pots a073317

Chimney pots a073317
Sloane Street, Chelsea, Kensington And Chelsea, Greater London. A view looking south from the roof of a building on Sloane Street, close to the junction with Hans Street

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Parsnip and Turnip a100836

Parsnip and Turnip a100836
A parsnip and a turnip. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Manx Loaghtan Sheep a091731

Manx Loaghtan Sheep a091731
A Manx Loaghtan sheep sitting down in long grass at the Cotswold Farm Park, Temple Guiting, Gloucestershire. Photographed by John Gay, June 1973. Long-horned sheep

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Duck Crossing a087228

Duck Crossing a087228
A duck crossing road sign surrounded by long grass and weeds. Devon. 1960s-1970s. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Swans a076252

Swans a076252
Swans on a river, with cattle in a snow covered field beyond. Possibly near Gaddesden. Hertfordshire. Photographed by John Gay in the 1950s or 1960s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Holly Bush Hill a098692

Holly Bush Hill a098692
Holly Bush Hill, Hampstead, London NW3. Holly Bush Hill in the snow, showing a woman approaching along a path. This image featured in London Observed by John Gay, published June 1964

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Cows eye a091202

Cows eye a091202
Close-up of a Highland cows eye at the Royal Smithfield Show, Earls Court, December 1956. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Discarded TV a071519

Discarded TV a071519
A discarded television beside a row of four dustbins outside a house in Kentish Town, Camden, Greater London. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: How do you do MF001503_19

How do you do MF001503_19
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, London. A Beefeater bends down to address a raven. Photographed by John Gay between 1935 and 1939

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Festival Pleasure Gardens a077613

Festival Pleasure Gardens a077613
Festival Pleasure Gardens, Battersea Park, Wandsworth, London. Passengers riding the waterchute fairground ride at the Battersea Festival Gardens, Greater London, illuminated at night

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: St Pauls Cathedral a077337

St Pauls Cathedral a077337
ST PAULS CATHEDRAL, London. Part of the west facade of St. Pauls Cathedral in the City of London, as seen past road traffic on Ludgate Hill to the west, with London buses in the foreground

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Postman, Harnham, Salisbury OP04500

Postman, Harnham, Salisbury OP04500
HARNHAM, Salisbury, Wiltshire. View from the Old Mill at Harnham, looking across the water meadows towards Salisbury Cathedral with a postman pushing his bicycle along the Town Path in

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Tower Bridge a076902

Tower Bridge a076902
TOWER BRIDGE, London. The bridge seen from riverside gantries, looking east. The Thames is still a major port, with Thames barges and other vessels moored in mid stream

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Lamp post a065351

Lamp post a065351
DAME STREET, Islington, London. A view south into a section of Dame Street, showing the top of a lamp post in the foreground, and terraced houses beyond. John Gay. Date range: 1955-1965

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Spaniards Inn, Hampstead Heath a071901

Spaniards Inn, Hampstead Heath a071901
SPANIARDS INN, Hampstead Heath, Hendon, London. The No. 210 bus driving through the narrow gap between the Spaniards Inn and the old Toll House at the junction of Spaniards Road and Hampstead Lane

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: The Old Royal Naval College a065204

The Old Royal Naval College a065204
OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE, Greenwich, London. View from a hill in Greenwich Park, looking north-west across the park towards the Queens House and the Old Royal Naval College

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Paddington Station a061937

Paddington Station a061937
PADDINGTON STATION, London. Elevated view showing passengers awaiting the arrival of a train on Platform 2 at Paddington railway station. John Gay. Date range: 1960-1972

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Rag and bone cart a064811

Rag and bone cart a064811
A horse-drawn rag and bone cart standing on the road outside the Builders Arms public house at 1 Kensington Court Place, Kensington, London, with St. Albans Mansions visible beyond. John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Bench, Kew Gardens a064198

Bench, Kew Gardens a064198
KEW GARDENS, Greater London. A metal bench seat surrounded by magnolias in bloom at Kew Gardens, two ducks and a blackbird by the bench. Photograph by John Gay. Date range: Jan 1962 - May 1964

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Bulldog a072946

Bulldog a072946
A bulldog lying by a doorstep in the foreground, with people at stalls at a street market behind, possibly Inverness Street, Camden Town, London. Photograph by John Gay. Date range: 1960-1965

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Friesian cow a067430

Friesian cow a067430
A friesian cow tethered to a mobile parking meter in a farmyard. Photograph by John Gay; date range 1964-1974

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Cutty Sark a065184

Cutty Sark a065184
CUTTY SARK, Greenwich, London. A detail view of the stern of the Cutty Sark by night, showing her decorative name plate and rudder

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Blackpool a047903

Blackpool a047903
BLACKPOOL, Lancashire. General view along beach towards the Blackpool Tower seen through centre of ring of life buoy on central pier. Mid 20th century. John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Children in the snow a054098

Children in the snow a054098
HALIFAX, West Yorkshire. A view showing a group of children sledging down a snow covered road. Date range 1962-1978. John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Donkey ride a071928

Donkey ride a071928
Hampstead Heath, Greater London. Two small boys riding donkeys being led across the road in front of Whitestone Pond, with people strolling on the banks of the pond behind

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Halifax FF003428

Halifax FF003428
An elevated view looking north west from Stoney Royd over Halifax, West Yorkshire. Photographed by John Gay in the 1960s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Piece Hall a083824

Piece Hall a083824
Looking over the market stalls in the courtyard of the Piece Hall in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Originally built as a cloth hall in the late 18th century

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Sheep a079979

Sheep a079979
Mob of sheep and an orchard in blossom. Headcorn, Kent. April 1964. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Morris Dancing FF003010

Morris Dancing FF003010
Town Street, Thaxted, Essex. A group of morris dancers and a unicorn hobby horse at a Thaxted Morris Ring meeting. Photographed by John Gay in the mid-1960s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Framlingham Castle FF003076

Framlingham Castle FF003076
Framlingham Castle, Castle Street, Framlingham, Suffolk. The Prison Tower projecting from the curtain wall. The battlemented curtain walls

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Blacksmiths, Gloucestershire a054054

Blacksmiths, Gloucestershire a054054
The interior of a blacksmiths workshop in Gloucestershire. Photographed by John Gay in the 1950s at an uncertain location

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Hay Bales FF002978

Hay Bales FF002978
Ashendon, Buckinghamshire. Hay bales stacked in a field. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: A new baby a089549

A new baby a089549
Thaxted, Essex. Looking down at a group of women cooing at a baby in a pram as a man looks on. Photographed by John Gay in the late 1950s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Out of the pram a086152

Out of the pram a086152
Blackpool, Lancashire. A young mother with baby and pram standing beside an ice cream cart. Photographed by John Gay 1946-55

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Dad with pram a066358

Dad with pram a066358
Golders Hill Park, Greater London. A man with a child in a pram stop outside an enclosure, withpeople behind looking at a stag on the other side of the fence. Photographed by John Gay 1960s

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: On the beach a082144

On the beach a082144
Suffolk. A couple walking along a beach, the man pulling a pram behind him. Photographed by John Gay in 1963

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Girls playing a091596

Girls playing a091596
Church Path, Queen Camel, Somerset. Looking along a cobbled street towards the tower of St Barnabas Church, with three young girls tending to a doll in a pram. Photographed by John Gay in April 1953

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Avebury Stone Circle a083102

Avebury Stone Circle a083102
Avebury, Wiltshire. Standing stones in the south-east sector of Avebury stone circle, showing the Devils Chair in the foreground. Photographed by John Gay (date uncertain)

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Gas light a066010

Gas light a066010
Kings Cross, London. A street view with an open gas street light in the foreground, two high walls to either side of the road

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Festival Pleasure Gardens a054055

Festival Pleasure Gardens a054055
Festival Pleasure Gardens, Battersea Park, Wandsworth, London. Passengers riding the waterchute fairground ride at the Battersea Festival Gardens, Greater London, illuminated at night

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Speakers Corner a054025

Speakers Corner a054025
General view of a crowd at Speakers Corner in Hyde Park, London, with a young black man on the platform with arm outstretched. Date range 1962-1964. Photographer, John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Kentish Town, 1960s FF003351

Kentish Town, 1960s FF003351
A man on stepladders re-painting the exterior of a business premises in Kentish Town, London. 1960s. Photographer, John Gay

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Cats drinking milk GAY01_08_01_01_001

Cats drinking milk GAY01_08_01_01_001
Two cats drinking milk from a pail. Part of a series of cats photographed by John Gay (active 1946-1980)

Background imageJohn Gay Collection (1945-1990) Collection: Cats slippers a083181

Cats slippers a083181
Portrait of cats beside a pair of slippers on the window sill of a house in Lacock, Wiltshire. Photographed by John Gay, 1950s



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