Home Home

 
Index...

Search this site:
 
Do you have a Valentine's postcard of unknown date? Try my card dating programme to solve your mystery!
Page 12

c1900: St. Michael's Church - like a cathedral!

I have Patrick Casey to thank for sending me this fine Valentine's postcard showing a photograph of St. Michael's Church taken in 1889 - some years before it was raised to cathedral status in 1918. The writer of the postcard below obviously would've agreed with its "promotion"....

A Postcard from Coventry.

Postcard text: This is like a Cathedral. What do you think of it? I was sitting on the left hand side last Thursday at an Organ Recital, it was good too. A Madame sang two solos. My cough came just as one of the quiet solos were on. You should have seen the people look around with black looks. Yrs to a cinder, Son.

The sort of thing you'd expect to see in an episode of Only Fools and Horses!

A Postcard from Coventry.

 
Previous page:
1953: New Hippodrome
This page:
c1900: St. Michael's Church - like a cathedral!
 
 
 
Associated pages....
Home | How this site began | Bibliography | About me | My music | Admin | 1605 | Steve's website | Mandy's website | Orland family website
Top of the page
HTML5
1,973,354
Counter by Rob Orland

This page last updated on 31st August 2015