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Wellingborough Zoo

SET NAME: Horden
PUBLISHER: J. Horden & Son: Real Photo Series
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Mono
DATE: Unknown
NOTES: Wellingborough Zoo
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- Bambi" Baby Deer
- 'Simba' Lion



SET NAME: Landscape View 1
PUBLISHER: Landscape View Publishers
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Mono
DATE: Unknown
NOTES: "Wellingborough Zoo Park"
White border and caption in white on front of the card
"Landscape View Publishers" printed down centre of card
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- View of Extension, Opened by George Cansdale of TV



SET NAME: Landscape View 2
PUBLISHER: Landscape View Publishers
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Mono
DATE: 1961 (earliest known postmark)
NOTES: "Wellingborough Zoo Park"
White border and caption in white on front of the card
"Landscape View Publishers" printed down left-hand edge of card (no address or telephone number)
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- Bengal Tiger
- At Wellingborough Zoo Park. " Blondie" Polar Bear, Christened by:- George Cansdale of TV
- The Chimp [scratching arm]



SET NAME: Landscape View 3
PUBLISHER: Landscape View Publishers
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Mono
DATE: 1961 (earliest known postmark)
NOTES: "Wellingborough Zoo Park"
White border and caption in white on front of the card
"Landscape View Publishers" printed down left-hand edge of card, plus address and telephone number
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- Lion cubs, born at Wellingborough Zoo Park
- Lawn and Paddling Pool
- Polar Bears [x2 in pool]
- Swans on the Swanspool Stream
- View of Extension, Opened by George Cansdale of TV



SET NAME: Midland
PUBLISHER: Midland View Co.
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Mono
DATE: Unknown
NOTES: "Wellingborough Zoo Park"
White border and caption in white on front of the card
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- Penny and Chicko, The Chimps
- The Flamingos Five birds by fenced-off pond
- The Llama
- The Ostrich



SET NAME: National
PUBLISHER: M & L National Series
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Sepia
DATE: Unknown
NOTES:
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- Wellingborough Zoo Park View of grounds with several families sitting on seats looking at children playing



SET NAME: Tuck
PUBLISHER: Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Sepia
DATE: 1953 (earliest known postmark)
NOTES: "The Zoo Park, Wellingborough" … "A Tuck Card"
White border
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
WB 22 View of grounds Picture of aviary, statue, etc.
WB 29 View of grounds Swans on lake, plus zebra enclosure



SET NAME: Unknown 1
PUBLISHER: Unknown
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Mono
DATE: Unknown
NOTES: "Wellingborough Zoo Park" … "Real Photograph
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
- (chimpanzee smoking a pipe)



SET NAME: Unknown 2
PUBLISHER: Unknown
CARD SIZE: Standard
COLOUR: Colour
DATE: Unknown
NOTES: No border
Caption on rear
The numbering suggests that this is a Photo Precision card
CODE CAPTION COMMENTS
PT 12172 THE OLD HOUSE AND ZOO PARK ENTRANCE, WELLINGBOROUGH
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