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English evening dress: fashion plate from the fashion magazine “Le Musée des Tailleurs” - Tourism and Culture

 

Dieppe, the Brighton, the fastest of the English steamers, postcard - Tourism and Culture

The Brighton, the fourth vessel to bear this name was one of the first turbine-driven liners on the Dieppe-Newhaven route.

Chemins de fer de l’Ouest et London Brighton and South Coast Railway Illustrated colour poster - Tourism and Culture

he earliest tourism posters were produced for the Compagnie des Chemins de fer del’Ouest in 1886, with towns and tourist offices following this example later on.

Dieppe, posters issued by the Western Railways - Tourism and Culture

 

 

Dieppe, posters issued by the Western Railways.

 

The first football club in France: bye-laws of the Le Havre Athletic Club - Tourism and Culture

The Le Havre Football club was set up in 1872 by English Protestant expatriates working as traders or shop assistants in Le Havre.

The fashion for English clubs: list of members of the Grand cercle du casino de Dieppe - Tourism and Culture

Clubs became increasingly popular in Normandy, especially on the coast, in response to the English influence.

Compound steam engine built by M. E. Windsor (English designer/engineer based in Rouen), plate taken from the “Revue industrielle” produced during the 1889 World Fair - Industries and Railways

The plate shows a two-cylinder steam engine built by E. W. Windsor. The construction of these machines made the name of the company, and of Rouen engineering.

Casino, Old Castle and baths at Dieppe - Tourism and Culture

 

Casino, Old Castle and baths at Dieppe

 

Rye, by William Henry Borrow - Maritime and Trade links

Rye, by William Henry Borrow (1840-1905), Oil on panel, 1886. HASMG: 1956.45.1

 

Artist's impression of harbour works “under construction” at Newhaven - Maritime and Trade links
Artist's impression of harbour works “under construction” at Newhaven in 1878 to facilitate the ferry service to Dieppe. 
 

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