Deja Views: Back in time on Elmer Avenue

By DAVID VAN DYKE This postcard above depicts the house designed and built by Herbert Wellard Waters in 1908-1909 at 75 Elmer Ave. The Waters family arrived from Croydon, England to the Beach in 1888. The house was situated half way up the street to Norway Avenue, which was just a footpath at this time. […]

Deja Views: A streetcar named Neville Park

By DAVID VAN DYKE When I look at any photograph taken of the Neville Park Loop, I hear sharp, grinding squeals in my head. There are 40 years between these two images. The top photograph was taken by then photography student Chris Nicholls. If you think Chris was a good shooter in 1980, just check […]