ENGLAND - South and South West ❤️❤️ - Please add Country and nearest town/village into description

England - South and South West - Please add County and nearest town/village into description

Items from prior to 1970 (no buildings)

This challenge closed over 1 year ago.

The Challenge

For this challenge find your best shot of any item which was made before 1970 and which you have found within the Region of our group. NO BUILDINGS. It can be a clock or other household item, a car, bicycle, any antique. PLEASE ADD TO YOUR ARTISTS NOTES THE PROBABLE DATE WHICH YOUR ITEM WAS EITHER MADE OR IN USE. For example, if it was Granny’s wash mangle and Granny was doing her laundry in 1940 use that date if you are unable to find the original manufacture date.

PLEASE READ CHALLENGE RULES BEFORE ENTERING. These are listed in ADDITIONAL INFORMATION below.

No past winners – see below

Must be in the group – see below. There are always four or five images in challenges which have to be removed because they have not been submitted and accepted in the group. Don’t let your’s be one of them!!

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Judging / Voting Criteria

VOTE FOR PICTURES WHICH CONFORM TO THE CHALLENGE CRITERIA – see above and additional notes.
You may like to re-read the rules before voting to be sure that you are voting for those which meet the challenge criteria.

VOTE only for those which YOU THINK FIT THE CHALLENGE REQUIREMENTS

LOTS of votes makes for a more exciting finish so vote over and over but please do not use your own multiple accounts to vote for your own entry.

Please support your fellow artists by voting even if you have not been able to enter.

Rewards & Prizes

Usual Banners with the one in the Red Bubble Winner’s Box having also a place on the Group home page
If there are enough entries there will also be banners for 2nd place and 3rd place.

Additional Information

1. Your picture needs to be an image of something made and/or in use in the Region covered by our group, prior to 1970
2. Please find a DATE for when your item was made or in use and add this to your Artist’s Notes
3. Your picture must be in the group. This challenge will be monitored a couple of days before voting begins. Any not in the group at that time will be removed as will any which do not meet the criteria for the challenge.
4. Please do not use a PAST WINNER OR JOINT WINNER in this group. Top Tens are ok.
1. 5. Open to all members but if you hold multiple accounts please enter ONLY ONCE on ONE of your accounts. 
6. Open to photography, paintings and drawings. _Paintings and drawings must be by you yourselves and not downloaded from the internet, nor a photograph of a painting by someone else.
7. Remember the Group rules please (Group rules are on the Home Page)
8. Challenges are for fun so have some!! GOOD LUCK to everyone.

Cover Image: Royal Vale Bone China by lezvee

Completed

The Top Ten

7827 looking fantastic by widdy170

7827 looking fantastic by widdy170 was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 4 votes.

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