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Seaside Resort?

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Hi All,

I am new to this forum.

I recently purchased a small collection of glass plate negatives, and amongst them was this image of a seaside resort, possibly somewhere in the uk.
Can anyone help identify this location please. I have searched the internet, but cannot find any possible locations that it might be.

Many thanks,

Dave

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Hi,

Looked at Llandudno, looks similiar but not the same. Are you able to read the writing on the 2nd building to the left. It’s to small for me to read.
 
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Hi juliejtp,

Thanks for the reply.

I did consider Llandudno as well, but I felt with a modern image from roughly the same angle, there are too many buildings that have gone.

Thanks for the tip regarding the word on the building in the background, I just looked through a loop at the negative, and can read the word
'Madeira'. It could be a hotel, so I will look now for that, and see what I can find.
Also after seeing this word, I realised the image above is the wrong way round, so here is the image the correct way.

Many thanks

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Hi juliejtp,

I have possibly got a candidate for the location now. I think it is Weston-Super-Mare.

The area where the 'Madeirs building is, is called Madeira Cove, and the large building in the centre of my image is still there today, although it has alterations.

Cheers
 
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