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Images Dated 2018 August

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Morrab Gardens, Penzance, Cornwall. 1920s Featured August Image

Morrab Gardens, Penzance, Cornwall. 1920s

A number of ladies are dressed in 1920s fashions and three Girl Guides are in uniform. Large palm trees are bordering the path. Morrab House was purchased in 1888 by Penzance Corporation for the development of a public park and library. The gardens were designed by Reginald Upcher and officially opened on 27th September 1889. Photographer: Gibson & Son

© From the collection of the RIC

The Bullers Arms inn sign, The Square, Landrake, Cornwall. 1962 Featured August Image

The Bullers Arms inn sign, The Square, Landrake, Cornwall. 1962

The inn sign of The Bullers Arms in Landrake with the Latin inscription Aquila non capit muscas meaning The eagle does not catch flies'. Eagles were considered majestic animals in ancient Rome while flies were considered insignificant and a nuisance. The proverb was used to imply that noble or important people of high rank did not have the time or patience to deal with insignificant matters. Photographer: Charles Woolf

© RIC, photographer Charles Woolf

Lorry Crash Campaign, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. October 1990 Featured August Image

Lorry Crash Campaign, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. October 1990

Lostwithiel local councillors discuss with Robert Hicks MP the need for weight restrictions on the hill leading into the town, after many lorry crashes and deaths at the bottom of the hill. The photograph shows the group at the top of the lorry escape lane on the St Austell to Lostwithiel road. From left to right: Peter Moore, Traffic and Safety Officer Cornwall County Council; Mr Mannell, Chairman of Transportation Committee Cornwall County Council; Dennis Hutchings, Deputy Mayor, Lostwithiel; Fran Dennison, Town Clerk, Lostwithiel; John Reed, Mayor, Lostwithiel; Robert Hicks, MP South East Cornwall; Chief Inspector Smythe, Traffic Branch, Devon and Cornwall Constabulary; Ralph Keam, District Councillor. The following week new sign improvements were passed by the County Transportation Committee. Photographer: Jonathan Barker

© RIC, photographer Jonathan Barker