Stamford Guide Book - 1906 - Published by the Stamford Tradesmen's Association

Stamford Guide Book - 1906 - Published by the Stamford Tradesmen's Association

A collectible guide book for the town of Stamford in Lincolnshire. Printed by J.E. C POTTER , Stamford.

51 'Semi-Gloss' Pages.(Please see 'Condition')

Book starts with "Stamford -Past and Present. A Brief description of the ancient Town of Stamford, Lincolnshire." (Please see 'Condition')

Full of photgraphs of architecture, buildings, streets, shops, scenery from around Stamford.

Also includes not just one , but two photographs of Cottesmore Hounds meetings of the period !

There also many, many advertisements of the period showing past famous trade names of Stamford , sadly now long gone.

Condition : " A little tired" ! For it's age it is still in pretty good condition. There is a little general age 'colouration' but nothing that spoils the reading or viewing. The outer cover is 'hanging on'. It is still connected but is coming away from spine binding in places. All pages are soundly bound. There is one page missing near front of book in Stamford history section - it was cut out neatly near spine binding. Apart from small amount of edge wear and a few minor edge tears , the pages are in good condition with no panels or photographs damaged. There is just one ink mark - on a page listing Tradesmen
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