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Storyboard Photographs

We are only able to supply photographs displayed on the Storyboard Photographs page. Current prices (January 2021) are £1.50 (A5 size image), £2.50 (A4 size image) and £5.00 (A3 size image), excluding any postage costs. Photographs will bear the name of the Cockermouth Heritage Group in small print at the bottom right-hand side, and will be stamped on the back with the proviso that the images are subject to copyright and may not be copied without permission. All requests should be submitted via the Contact Us page.

Wordsworth Celebration April 1950

Photographs of Wordsworth Celebration April 1950

Harris Mill and Millers Employees

Photographs of Harris Mill and Derwent Mill Employees

Sample Photographs

The following sub sections contain examples of some of the photographs we have. We regret we are unable to provide copies of these photographs except in exceptional circumstances. We acknowledge the help of Harold Burslem in improving the quality of some of these old photographs. Click on each thumbnail image to display the full size picture.

Community Life

 Cousin Charley’s Balloon 1890s

 The Goat in Flood 1898

 Sanger’s Circus Procession Main Street

Domestic & Family Life

 Inside Wordsworth House

 Grandfather clock made by Anthony Simpson of Cockermouth

Working Life

 Motor car built by Cumbria Cyclecars of Cockermouth

 Thornthwaite’s Iron-monger’s and Café, South Street

 Cockermouth Railway Station

Personal Life

 Cousin Charley

 Mrs Eliza J Harris

 Soldier convalescing at the Castle WWI period

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