Welcome to John's CI Postcard
2 March 2013
map link to see an outline map of Alderney,
which will lead you to pictures of postcards showing each area in Alderney
and to postcards from Guernsey,
is available which contains all the maps, postcard images and modern views
here, in high and in ultra-high resolution. In addition to
these pictures this CD also contains detailed maps, and prints of books
and reports concerning Alderney including:
A House of Lords report concerning the Harbour
and Fortifications of Alderney (from 1872, ~100 pp), and
A very scarce German booklet published in 1944
named "Die Insel Alderney" by Hauptmann Dr. Otto Bessenrodt, who was stationed
on the island (in the original German, with wartime pictures, and also
translated into English: 38 pp).
This CD is available for 10 pounds sterling, EU10.00, or
$15 US (including airmail to anywhere in the world) from
Elsbury of Auckland, New Zealand .
Paypal is accepted.
are also available, one each for
- Guernsey (including Sark and Herm); and
At the same price each, with a special discount price of 25 pounds /
EU25 for all three ordered together.
Click here to see some early
Alderney prints and early maps.
Click here to see a catalogue
of cards by publisher/author and serial number. This lists all
cards owned by and known to the author
Click here to see a study of the fonts
and styles used on the postcard backs.
Click here to see links to other
sites also related to Alderney and the Channel Islands
Acknowledgements: The author acknowledges with sincere thanks
the contributions of several collectors who have forwarded copies of postcards
from their own collections and given permission for them to be reproduced
here. Cards where the last two digits are less than 50 are the author's
own: Numbers 50 and up are generally images supplied by others.
Copyright: The author believes that most of the cards
here are no longer covered by copyright: however, where copyright does
exist the author acknowledges this completely. All torts, errors, and omissions
are the author's alone.
The author reserves all right to this work as a collection of images
and advises that the collection (or significant parts thereof) may not
be copied or duplicated for commercial purposes. Permission may
be sought for use if individual images and will not be unreasonably withheld.