South East Souvenirs

a selection of souvenir ceramics, ephemera related to Folkestone
and environs.

rare survivor-
Folkestone Riley's bottle stopper
original 1970s postcard of Folkestone boating pool,

1970s cheesy British Rail/Hoverspeed original poster,
Royal West Kent sweetheart badge
Kent Country road safety badge
1940s Royal West Kent sweetheart badge
assorted 1980s card Folkestone Racing visitor's passes,
£3.50 each
Kent County road safety 'Kent Rider' junior's enamelled chrome badge
Bexhill Southern Railway poster
original travel poster for Folkestone, c.1950s, signed,
scarce little box of 19th century Souvenir of Folkestone Photo medallions,
16 views with historical descriptions
original railways poster for Bexhill,c.1960,
museum conserved and framed,

1965 enamelled Folkestone Racing Club enamelled brass fob,
on original cord,
(Other dates available 1970s - 1990s)
Ethelbert White
original 1930s limited edition woodcut,
signed and numbered from edition of 50, in mount,

original watercolour by Arthur Freeman of local Folkestone boat, signed and dated 1976
in mount, unframed
John Piper Romney Marsh church postcards
John Piper's Romney Marsh
Beachy Head Ravilious greetings card
Newhaven Harbour Ravilious greetings card
pack of 10 postcards of Piper's Romney Marsh churches,
£5 per pack
1st edition of John Piper's Romney Marsh, colour full page plates, 1950,
Eric Ravilious
blank greetings cards
- Beachy Head and Newhaven Harbour
£1.50 each
Folkestone souvenir
1953 commemorative plate for Romney Hythe Dymchurch Railway,
c.17cms. diam.

Frank Newbould
rare 1922 poster,
scarce 19th century Folkestone souvenir saucer,
Dymchurch souvenir teapot
Souvenir porcelain teapot
from Dymchurch, good large size,
charming Edwardian cabinet photo
seaside souvenir from Ramsgate
scarce 1920s bronze Folkestone Piscatorial medallion,
inscribed on reverse '3rd pier 1922'
little booklet of 12 colour views
of Folkestone,
c.1960 Folkestone souvenir postcards, for International Folk Festival! (unused)
scarce Coalport early 20th century large bone china tankard to commemorate Captain Webb,
Edwardian cabinet photo from Westons of Folkestone,
scarce 1938 Folkestone Cinema Exhibitors enamel pin badge
large scarce original photo of Broadstairs Lifeboat Francis Forbes Barton off to Godwin Sands, by Swaine & Co. Broadstairs
c.36cms. x 29cms. (image)
original mount with scratch and stain to surface of photo,
rare original 1937 Eric Ravilious contemporary lithograph,
Newhaven Harbour,
museum conserved and framed,
original screenprints by Eddie Pond, produced 1987 - 1989.
Dover, Walmer, Leeds,
c.35.5"/90cms. x 9.25"/23.5cms.
£65 each
original 1950s British Railways poster for Margate,
(conserved and framed)

Souvenir milk jug,
with worn gilt inscription on reverse,
'Seaside Scene from Folkestone',
and jaunty seaside scene, c.13cms.
Ashford President of NTU enamelled gilt badge
1950s Medway Wheelers buttonhole,
Eastbourne Rovers Cycling and Athletic Club pendant,
inscribed J.Woods on reverse
scarce enamelled hallmarked silver
Folkestone & District cycling club medallion inscribed for 10m to recipient in 1937
1930s enamelled Broadstairs souvenir brooch,
email paul and karen rennie for more information

© Paul & Karen Rennie

Rennies Seaside Modern
47 The Old High Street
CT20 1RN

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K's artist aunt Esther is second from left in header photo and my mum Eileen is on the right end of the line.
They regularly holidayed in Margate in the 1930s!

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