C Barnes & Son based in Gosport. Pictured Circa 1925 left to right in relation to Alan Barnes are Uncle Neil, Charles Henry Barnes (Grandfather), Albert Barnes ( 2nd cousin), Albert Thomas Barnes (Great Uncle) and Charlie Alexander Barnes (father). Picture: Courtesy of Steve Kutner
C Barnes & Son based in Gosport. Pictured Circa 1925 left to right in relation to Alan Barnes are Uncle Neil, Charles Henry Barnes (Grandfather), Albert Barnes ( 2nd cousin), Albert Thomas Barnes (Great Uncle) and Charlie Alexander Barnes (father). Picture: Courtesy of Steve Kutner

26 fascinating images show what life looked like in Gosport 1921-1940

You will be amazed looking at these wonderful images from Gosport’s past.

Thursday, 4th November 2021, 12:27 pm

Included in this selection you will see The launch of Tommy Sopwith's all-steel yacht Endeavour, 1934’s challenger for the America's Cup, Gosport Fire Brigade outside their station in 1929.

There is also an aerial of the town in 1935, Christmas 1926 on a ward at Gosport War Memorial Hospital, Gosport ferry terminus, 1929, a lovely image of Gosport Esplanade Gardens around 1930 and handcart at Gosport was piled high with aluminium items when the town's ARP wardens made their own collection in July 1940.

You can see all the pictures in our gallery below!

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