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Banstead Village

Court Road, Banstead - and a speedy delivery!
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Court Road, Banstead - and a speedy delivery!

A 1908 postcard view of Court Road in Banstead, taken (I believe) from the Holly Lane end looking towards Avenue Road.

The postcard is addressed to a correspondent in Dresden, Germany, and note the postmarks – posted in Epsom at 4pm on August 6th; received in Dresden two days later on the 8th! That was years before an Air Mail service was introduced, and even with all our present-day technology, who'd put money on such a speedy delivery today?!
Picture added on 20 October 2017 at 13:48
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