Oundle Staunch

An undated image of Oundle Staunch on the River Nene west of the town.

Oundle Station (c.1905)

A westbound passenger train pulling away from Oundle station around 1905.

New Street, Oundle (1935)

A 1935 image showing New Street in Oundle with the Post Office in the foreground and the Talbot Hotel behind.

Last Steam Train at Oundle Station (1964)

The last timetabled steam departure from Oundle station on Monday 4th May 1964, the day it was officially closed to passenger services.

The train was hauled by Ivatt 2-6-2T #41225 which was based at London’s Nine Elms shed at the time. By the end of the same year, the engine had been withdrawn and cut up, just 16 years after being built at Crewe Works.

Victorian Oundle Family

Two wonderful images taken at the same location in Oundle and probably dating back to the late 1890s.

The Berrystead, Oundle (1910)

The Berrystead on Duck Lane off North Street in Oundle, pictured in 1910. The house was built in the late 1600s and has been a Grade 1 listed building since 1955. Today (2016) it forms part of the Oundle School establishment.

Arthur Howitt, Oundle

A very nice horse brass from Oundle harness maker Arthur Howitt (1876-1939) who was based on Rock Road in the town.

Oundle School Rugby XV (1933)

Two images from 1933 showing the Rugby XV from Oundle School.

Oundle Cricket Club

An early photo showing Oundle Cricket Club probably from very early 1900s.

Oundle School Chapel (1922)

Oundle School Chapel on the Glapthorn Road sports ground pictured in 1922.