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John Bull Studio Portrait

A lovely early 1900s portrait photo taken at the studio of Peterborough born photographer John Bull of 41 City Road who was a true photographic pioneer in the city, operating from his City Road base as early as the late 1860s.

St Peters Training College

A colour-tinted image showing the rear of St Peter’s Training College – date unknown.

St Peters College Student Magazine

A 1949 front cover of Keynotes, the student magazine of St Peters Teacher Training College.

City Road looking West (c.1964)

Looking down on City Road with New Road far right featuring the Peterborough Motors Garage. Chapel Street sits between the two whilst the distant view towards Broadway shows the Cattle Market, Embassy Theatre and Library building.

St Peters College (1920s)

A series of images captured at St Peters Teacher Training College in the 1920s.

St Peters College Sports Teams (1912/13)

The 1912/13 Football and Cricket teams from St Peters Teacher Training College.

The Toolshed at Peterborough College

An obscure image captured in 1910 and featuring the Toolshed at Peterborough College which is probably St Peters teacher training college on City Road.

St Peters Teachers (c.1912)

The “Junior Class” of trainee teachers at St Peters Teacher Training College c.1912.

St Peters College (c.1910)

An unusual shot of the rear sports area of St Peters Teacher Training College probably taken around 1910.

Photographer at St Peters College (1910)

Out on the lawn tennis courts at the rear of St Peters College in 1910, an early photographer is setting up his shot !