'F. S.' Publishers

"London View Co. Ltd."

 

See Home page for company history

 

Early Brighton Cards

No 12  Northgate Entrance to Pavillion  11 September 1905

No 16 Seafront Brighton  11 December 1905

Brighton - Brighton Beach [no back]

Brighton - Norfolk Hotel and Promenade - 1906  [no back]

?? St Matthews Church

London View Co

 

Hythe, Kent: Canal Hythe  16 April 1906

Leigh on Sea The Old Schools - Series No 904

Lemington: Entrance to Jephsons Gardens, Leamington 4th December 1906

Margate - The Clock Tower, Margate  No 23

Winchelsea Church No 24

London View Co Ltd

Croydon - Waddon  18 Aug 1908

Eastbourne - Hampden Park, Eastbourne

Hastings: Battle Abbey No 7

Hastings:  Record Storm, Hastings No 13  30 August 1907

Hastings: Record Wave, Hastings No 14

Hastings: Alexandra Park, Hastings No 19

Hastings: The Memorial, Hastings No 20

Hastings: Alexandra Park, Hastings, No 28  31 July 1907

Hollington Church, Hastings No 33  12 Sept 1907

Hastings: ST Clements Church, Hastings No 35

Leamington: Holy Walk

Leamington: The Leam at Leamington

       
 

 

The Evolution of the Summer Girl

1905, 1907, 1909

The London View Co Copyright

EB0042

 

 

Mr Blast, Mrs Blast, Billie Blast, Bessie Blast, the blasted car, and the whole blasted family.

The London View Co

Early Saxony (green printing)

This space may be used for Inland communication

14 March 1906

  The card illustrated had the company name on the back - left hand margin. The stamp box is obscured by the stamp

Two other versions are known. One unposted version has had "LVS series" in the left hand margin and "Printed in Prussia" in the stamp box. Rest of the back identical. The other, posted in February 1907, has the left margin reading "The London View Co Ldt" [sic] and the words "This side may be used for inland communication" and "The address only to be written here."

Some Towns Photographed by the London View Company

before becoming a Limited Company - Earliest known dated April 1905 - Together with possibly linked local company

The Palace Pier

LVC No 5 - 10 September 1905

 

Pa's Holiday at Brighton

by F S

 

The Aquarium, Brighton

Pub: H G Harwood

Brighton - earliest posting August 1905 - More...

Lovers Seat, Hastings  

LVC No 18

 

Pa's Holiday at Hastings

by F S

 

East Hill Lifts, Hastings   No 5

Pub: Mossman & Co Hastings

Hastings - earliest posting August 1905 - More...

Pleasure Gardens  -  LVC

No 35

 

Pa's Holiday at Southend

by F S

Greetings from Southend on Sea

 

 

Southend on Sea - earliest posting April 1905 - More...

Newgate Gapway

 

Margate (No 23)

posted Oct 1905

 

The Harbour Parade, Margate

No 24 Posted August 1906

 

Margate, Sussex

earliest Posting October 1905

   

watford-cassio-gateway-08

The Park Gates (Glitter Card)

 

St Albans Road, Watford

St Albans Road

 

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Greetings from Watford

Watford, Herts - many different views - earliest posted 1906

Cards also appear as "Watford Series" for J J Southwood, photographer,Watford

 

Multiview

by Co Ltd - using earlier pictures

Caversham Lock, Reading

 

Marlow

 

 

Xmas Cards - London View Co for 1905 Xmas

 

Xmas Day In the Playroom

 

With Best Wishes

London View Co No 126

 

 

A Bright Xmas

and New Year

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London View Co No 358

20 December 1907

[Card also has "Series 215 in small letters on picture side]

See "Milton Series"

 

Xmas Cards - London View Co Ltd for 1906 Xmas

 

Xmas post cards by "Bob" produced by the

 London View Company Ltd in 1906

 

  Xmas Joys be yours

Uncle goes to buy  the Xmas tree

Yule-tide Jollity 

Father buys the goose

17th December 1906

Xmas Cards - London View Co for 1907 Xmas

 

Wishing you a Bright and Happy Christmas

LONDON VIEW CO., London

Series 1310

24 December 1907

   

 Channel Islands

London View Co

Posted 1 March 1906

 

 

Two Little Orphans

London View Co Ltd

Inland Postage back (No number)

Posted 2 August 1907

 

painting by Spurlick

London View Co

Series No 229

Series No 975 Copyright

London View Co, London E.C

Several similar sets of 6 published - some with no publisher name.

       

The London View Company Ltd Formed

Hastings Multiview

The Beach

The Castle

The Lovers Seat

Eccleshouse Glen

The London View Co. Ltd.

This space may be used for Inland Communication

16 August 1907

FS0123

All Saints Street, Hastings

No 5

The London View Co. Ltd.

Inland Postage

Unposted

FS0127

The Promenade, Brighton

The London View Co. Ltd.

Inland Postage

Unposted

FS0091

Mother Floats

Unsigned - 1906

 

Seaside (1906) Theme

London View Co Ltd

 

 
 

 

 

 

We have seen a lot of Mrs ___ Lately

Signed "F S"

13 June 1906

   

I wouldn't leave my Little Wooden Hut for you -- oo

Unsigned

London View Co Ltd

Early Saxony

25 January 1908

 

A E Hilton produced the "Our Navy" series for Modena but some cards with the Modena back also carried "London View Co Ltd" on the left edge of the back - and there were several other back variations. For more information see the Modena page

 
 

  Our Navy - Heave Ho

Davidson back with London View Co Ltd added

Posted 21 December 1906

 
 

Our Navy - Taking in Provisions 

Late Saxony Writing back

 
 

Xmas post cards by "Bob" produced by the

 London View Company Ltd in 1906

 

  Xmas Joys be yours

Uncle goes to buy  the Xmas tree

Yule-tide Jollity 

Father buys the goose

17th December 1906

The London View Co Ltd

Platino Series No 502

27 Dec 1906

 

The London View Co Ltd

Platino Series No 502

8 July 1908

 

The London View Co Ltd

Little Modes Series No 9

15 June 1908

 

The London View Co Ltd

Little Modes Series No 3

LVC Ltd Logo

The London View Co Ltd

Platino Series No 500

SB: Stamp Printed in Saxony

Writing Space

       
     
Other London View Co Ltd
 

SB: Printed at works in Saxony

R: The address only to be written here

L: Inland Postage

LM: The London View Co. Ltd.

 

Series 1724

Series 1721

 
 

Has it ever occurred to you

  LVC Ltd Logo

12 December 1907

 
 

SB: ?

R: The address only to be written here

L: This space may be used for Inland Communication

LM: The London View Co Ldt. [sic]

Leatherhead  - 11 November 1908

 

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"Old Master Series"

 

Printed at works in Hamburg

 

A series of classical religious paintings