33: The Pier New Brighton (1917)

The Pier New BrightonThe Pier New Brighton

Showing how popular and busy New Brighton was during its hight this scene shows the tram terminus at the bottom of Victoria Road. Note that the trams have route letters, not numbers. The tram on the left is route S, travelling to Seacome Ferry "via Sea Bank Road", and the one front right is route W.D., "via Warren Drive".

Message

You will be welcome as it is my holidays and last week of [???].
ma is a little better
glad you are ha[ving] a nice time
Love from Ethel

Sent on 19 Aug 1917 to

Miss B. Townsley.
Uplands
22 [Llantwet] Rd
Treforest
Pontypridd
S. Wales