Search the Archive


A selection of 100 images from the archive can be seen here.  The whole collection of over 4,000 images can be seen at the Somerset Record Office

Photograph of the opening of Glacier Metal co. factory by John Peyton MP. Ilminster.Photograph of the opening of Glacier...1971A\AQO/30/2365
Photograph of the Swan Hotel in the snow. Ilminster.Photograph of the Swan Hotel in the...1971A\AQO/30/2285
Photograph of Steve Medcalf at work at Willys Rope walk. Ilminster.Photograph of Steve Medcalf at work at...1968A\AQO/30/2570
Photograph of view south west from church tower. Ilminster.Photograph of view south west from...1966A\AQO/30/344
Photograph of GPO telephone exchange. Ilminster.Photograph of GPO telephone exchange....1962A\AQO/30/2893a
Photograph of Red Cross team before leaving for Coronation duty at Marble Arch, London. Ilminster.Photograph of Red Cross team in...1953A\AQO/30/2601
Photograph of a two carriage passenger train arriving at the station. Ilminster.Photograph of a two carriage passenger...1950A\AQO/30/2208
Photograph of  Ilminster railway station. Ilminster.Photograph of Ilminster railway...1950A\AQO/30/2209
Photograph of floods in Ditton Street. Ilminster.Photograph of floods in Ditton Street....1947A\AQO/30/2286
Photograph of Victory tea party on Strawberry Bank. Ilminster.Photograph of Victory tea party on...1945A\AQO/30/2218a