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The automobile club and visiting French motorists gathered outside Claridge's London Hotel in Taunton in the early 1910s. The hotel later went on to become the County Hotel and now houses Marks and Spencer and Waterstones bookstore.

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This website is based around my private collection of old photographs and picture postcards of the town of Taunton, Somerset, in the west of England. Click on the arrows to see the next or previous image in the online slideshow. The pictures date from between 1898 and the end of World War II. New scans of historic pictures of Taunton are added on a regular basis. Do contact me if you have a question on the town of Taunton or share my interest in the history of this part of Somerset. The site also includes a section with up-to-date contemporary photographs taken on my wanders around Taunton.

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