Camel train making their way through Famagusta high street
1954 - 1955

Camels and traders have a chat with the locals!
1954 - 1955

TAXI! Famagusta main street
1954 - 1955

Young men outside Spitfire Cabaret!
1954 - 1955

Famagusta Centre by night
1954 - 1955

Kodak camera and film shop in Famagusta centre where the soldiers used to get their photographic equipment
1954 - 1955

Flags out in the main Famagusta street for a Cypriot celebration day
1954--10--28

OXI! Celebration day
1954--10--28

A street in Famagusta looking lovely in the sunshine
1954 - 1955

Famagusta offices and businesses with the old Morris Minor in the foreground
1954 - 1955

A busy Famagusta market with a lovely atmosphere
1954 - 1955

These Cypriots are not used to having a camera pointed at them in 1954
1954 - 1955

The Greek Orthodox priests putting the world to rights!
1954 - 1955

Two Turkish Cypriots in traditional Turkish Cypriot clothing
1954 - 1955

Fruit seller in the market
1954 - 1955

This photographer just outside Famagusta could produce a photo while you waited. I don't think it was digital!
1954 - 1955

A typical busy Cypriot street in the mid 1950's
1954 - 1955

Water tanker spraying the road to lay the dust. The policeman on the left nearly got a soaking!
1954 - 1955

The men enjoy playing Backgammon outside the cafes
1954 - 1955

Here the men are playing Backgammon, smoking their pipes and drinking strong black coffee
1954 - 1955

A Cypriot enjoying his Hubble Bubble pipe outside the café. The Coca-Cola advert can just be seen on the left
1954 - 1955

This looks like a smart businessman smoking his pipe, while the policeman looks on
1954 - 1955

These stalls used to sell meat rolls and we often enjoyed one in the evening when we were in town. A large joint can be seen hanging up
1954 - 1955

This stall was selling fruit and nuts. One of the soldiers in civilian clothes buys some grapes
1954 - 1955

Richard Chamberlain Collection