A walk in the park

Edwardian Victoria Park, Portsmouth.

Edwardian Victoria Park, Portsmouth.

Lively Lady arrives home

WATCH: Archive film of Alec Rose sailing Lively Lady back to Portsmouth

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What a pity colour photography was not available for photographers back in early Edwardian times.

If it had been this view of Victoria Park in the centre of Portsmouth would have been glorious.

Taken in mid-summer we see women in sennet hats and a man in a blazer and straw boater to the right.

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