Links tagged with “walton”
Walton Secondary School 1950/60s films by Lou Broom | Walton Tales
These are quite charming and a bit “folk horror”. Probably best to turn the sound off.
Walton’s Telephone Exchange | Walton Tales
Nice reminisces of an Essex telephone exchange in the 1960s.
Watch Our Holidays 1932 — BFI Player
Lovely old home movie of holidays in Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex. Lots of smiles and clothing.
Just Another Day - Walton on the Naze - Part 1
1983 TV documentary about the Essex seaside town, directed by Adam Curtis. On the one hand, it’s just how I remember it from those days, and on the other, 1983 looks really old.
The joy of Essex | Rationalist Association
Jonathan Meades: “To look down onto the Walton backwaters is equally to look down on the Walton backlands. Such a sense of impermanence and of susceptibility to powers beyond our control is rare in these islands.” (via @antimega)
OCA TAoP Assignment 3: Neighbourhood - a set on Flickr
A set of lovely photos of Walton-on-the-Naze, better than the usual holiday snapshots that crop up there. Very British Seaside.
Experimental Rockets at the Naze - Windows Live
There was secret rocket testing going on at Walton on the Naze during World War II.
Walton Rocks! - a set on Flickr
A nice simple set of photos of bits of Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex.
Walton-on-the-Naze network - Welcome
A social network for the small coastal town of Walton-on-the-Naze in Essex.
Walton Tales - Windows Live
A blog and photos about the history of Walton-on-the-Naze in Essex.
Let’s move to… Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex: ‘England’s friendliest resort’ | Money | The Guardian
Where I’ve been for a summer holiday most of my life.
Flickr: rawprints’ photos tagged with waltononthenaze
Some awesome shots of Walton-on-the-Naze (and other places if you click around). Inspiring for next time I go there.
Old Walton Pictures Index
Loads and loads of old photos of Walton-on-Naze, where I often go on holiday.