Monthly Archives: February 2008


In the early pioneering years of photography, Walton, being a seaside resort, was home to many fine photographers. Early cameras using glass plates and long exposures to record images were a new invention and as such were used only by … Continue reading

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Since starting to write this blog I have been delighted to receive messages from all over the world.Most have come from folk who have either emigrated from Walton to pastures new or from children or grandchildren of emigrants. I have … Continue reading

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