During our visit,we drove past the Largs Pier Hotel. Kathleen remarked that as a child she used to come and stay there with her parents for a seaside holiday.
|Largs Bay Hotel July 2004|
This week's Sepia Saturday blogging theme is hotels.
I found a newspaper item from the Adelaide Mail of 2 January 1915:
Mrs Arthur Cudmore and her children are staying at Largs Pier Hotel for a few weeks.
|Esplanade and Pier Hotel at Largs about 1915 from the State Library of South Australia image B27379|
The children were Rosemary (1904-1987), then ten years old, and Kathleen (1908-2013), six and a half.
|Kathleen Cudmore photographed in 1914 at Southsea, England|
We visited Largs Bay again, one evening in January 2014: