We would like to thank all contributors, known or otherwise, for images used on this site.

 

Special thanks to Peter Fisher for use of his ‘Port Erin Postcards and Pitcures’ collection which has been invaluable in portraying the historical aspects of local interest in Port Erin and surrounding areas.

 

Ref: FNang01 – Boat trips, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNang02 – Fish catch, (1930), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNang03 – Fishing holiday, Port Erin, (1949), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNang04 – Fishing holiday, Port Erin, (1949), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNang05 – Fish Hatchery, Port Erin Marine Biological Station, Herdman, William A. (1923), Wikimedia

 

Ref: FNart01 – William Hoggatt painting on Port Erin Beach, Paul Bertalot, (1940s), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNart02 – William Hoggatt painting on Port Erin Beach, Paul Bertalot, (1940s), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNart03 – William Hoggatt painting in his cottage at Port Erin, Paul Bertalot, (1940s), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNart04 – William Hoggatt painting in his cottage at Port Erin, Paul Bertalot, (1940s), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNart05 – William Hoggatt painting at Port Erin, (1940s), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNart06 – William Hoggatt sitting viewing Bradda Head at sunset, Paul Bertalot, (1940s), IOM imuseum

 

Ref: FNboa01 – Boat trip, Port Erin (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNboa02 – Boat trip, Port Erin (early 1905), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNboa03 – Boat trip, Port Erin (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNboa04 – Boat trip, Port Erin (early 1900s), Peter Fisher Collection

 

Ref: FNbra01  – Bradda Head, World’s First Snapshot Winner, 1931, IOM imuseum

Ref: FNbra02  – South Bradda Mine, Manx Mines

Ref: FNbra02  – Bradda Head & Tower, 1997, D.Kinrade

Ref: FNbratra01 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (date unknown),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra02 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (date unknown),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra03 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (date unknown),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra04 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (date unknown),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra05 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (date unknown),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra06 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (1904),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra07 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (1910),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra08 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin (1930),  Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbratra09 – Traie Meanagh Baths, Port Erin Gala (1962),  IOM imuseum

Ref: FNbraspa01 – Spaldrick Bay, Port Erin (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbraspa02 – Spaldrick Bay, Port Erin (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbraspa03 – Spaldrick Bay, Port Erin (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbraspa04 – Spaldrick Bay, Port Erin (1907), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbraspa05 – Spaldrick Bay, Port Erin (1930), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbraspa06 – Spaldrick Bay, Port Erin (2018), Threelegsoman

Ref: FNbracol01 – Collinson’s Cafe, 1925, Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbracol02 – Collinson’s Cafe, 1935, Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbracol03 – Collinson’s Cafe, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbracol04 – Collinson’s Cafe, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbracol05 – Collinson’s Cafe, (date unknown), shared by John Wardle, Isle of Architecture

Ref: FNbragle01 – Bradda Glen, (2010), Chris Gunn, Geograph

Ref: FNbragle02 – Collinson’s Holiday Camp, (1930’s), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbragle03 – The Hut, Bradda Glen (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbragle04 – The Hut, Bradda Glen (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNbragle05 – Bradda Glen path (2012), Peter Fisher Collection

 

Ref: FNdri01 – Winner of the single-cylinder class, Charlie Collier riding a Matchless motorcycle, Simon Costain, Heritage Holidays

Ref: FNdri02 – Early race bike with pedals, Simon Costain, Heritage Holidays

Ref: FNdri03 – Rem Fowler on the Peugeot-engined Norton, winner of the twin-cylinder race, Wikipedia

Ref: FNdri04 – TT Isle of Man 75 year anniversary stamp 9p, Simon Costain, Heritage Holidays

 

Ref: FNgol01 – Bradda Links, Port Erin, (1937), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNgol02 – Bradda Links, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNgol03 – Rowany Golf Links, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNgol04 – Rowany Golf Links, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

 

Ref: FNhis01 – The Falcon’s Nest – Castle Hotel, Port Erin (date unknown) Bob Potts

Ref: FNhis02 – Falcon’s Nest Hotel under G.L.Trustrum, showing sundial and gatepost (date unknown) Neil Harrison Collection

Ref: FNhis03 – The Falcon’s Nest Hotel Postcard (date unknown) Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNhis04 – The Falcon’s Nest Hotel under Geo. L Trustrum (date unknown) Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNhis05 – The Falcon’s Nest, Port Erin (date unknown) Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNhisgod01 – The Breakwater, Port Erin, 1876, TrawlerPhotos

Ref: FNhisgod02 – Dandy Hill Methodist Chapel,  Port Erin, 1860, Neil Harrison Collection

Ref: FNhisgod03 – Falcon’s Nest on the right, 1880+, IOM imuseum

Ref: FNhisgod04 – 50 pence coin commemorating Milner’s Tower, 2015, Chancery Collection

Ref: FNhisgod05 – St. Catherine’s Terrace, Shore Road, TripAdvisor

Ref: FNhisgod06 – St. Catherine’s Church, Promenade, Port Erin (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

 

Ref: FNlocal01 – Manannan’s cloak painting, by axelAmnon, Deviantart

Ref: FNlocal02 – Manannan’s cloak, Source

Ref: FNlocal03 – Manannan’s cloak, Steam Packet Company vessel Ben-my-Chree, YouTube

Ref: FNlocal04 – Manannan’s cloak, Kayakism

 

Ref: FNloc01  – Port Erin 1860, Neil Harrison Collection

 

Ref: FNour01  – Port Erin 1860, Neil Harrison Collection

Ref: FNour02  – Port Erin pre 1880, Manx Notebook

Ref: FNour03 – Promenade, Port Erin (1908), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNour04 – Port Erin Promenade, (post 1938), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNour05 – Port Erin Promenade, (2018), YouTube

 

Ref: FNpor01 – Port Erin Postcard, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbre01 – ‘Henry B. Loch’ Steam Engine, (Late 19th century), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNporbre02 – Building of the breakwater, (1865), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNporbre03 – Port Erin Breakwater, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbre04 – Port Erin Breakwater, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbre05 – Remains of Port Erin Breakwater, (2014), Mike Higginbootom Interesting Times

Ref: FNporbay01 – Boat trip, Port Erin, (2017), Shona Boat Trips

Ref: FNporbay02 – Raglan Pier, Port Erin (2017), Waymarking

Ref: FNporbay03 – Raglan Pier, Port Erin (2017), Waymarking

Ref: FNporbay04 – Raglan Pier, Port Erin (2017), Waymarking

Ref: FNporbay05 – Basking shark, Port Erin Bay (2018), Adventurous Experiences

Ref: FNporbea01 – Port Erin Beach Postcard, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea02 – Port Erin Beach bathers, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea03 – Port Erin Beach, (Second World War), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea04 – Port Erin Beach Postcard, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea05 – Port Erin Beach Postcard, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea06 – Port Erin Beach Postcard, (1911), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea07 – Port Erin Beach Postcard, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporbea08 – Port Erin Beach Postcard, (1920), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal01 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Members of the Porter family (1895), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNporfal02 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (1910), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal03 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (1939), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal04 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Members of the Cowin family (1929), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNporfal05 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal06 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal07 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (date unknown) Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal08 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporfal09 – Falcon’s Nest Lawn, Port Erin, (2017), Peter Tucker

Ref: FNporsto01 – Stormbreaker film, (2006), IMCDB

Ref: FNporsto02 – Stormbreaker film, (2006), IMCDB

Ref: FNporsto03 – Stormbreaker film, (2006), IMCDB

Ref: FNporvil01 – Port Erin Postcard (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporvil02 – Port Erin Postcard (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNporvil03 – William Herdman, Marine biologist (1925) , IOM imuseum

Ref: FNporvil04 – William Milner, Liverpool safe maker (1974) , IOM imuseum

 

Ref: FNrai01 – Steam locomotive ‘Douglas’, Port Erin Railway Station, (1895), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai02 – Train entering Port Erin, (1952), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai03 – Goods vans and truck at Port Erin station, (Mid 20th century), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai04 – Port Erin Station looking towards engine sheds, (Mid 20th century), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai05 – Nelson Taylor, Stationmaster at Port Erin, (Mid 20th century), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai06 – Original Port Erin Station, (date unknown), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai07 – Port Erin Station, (1906), IOM imuseum

Ref: FNrai08 – Port Erin Station, (1957), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNrai09 – Port Erin Station Postcard, (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

 

Ref: FNrea01 – Manx Real Ale, Illustration, (1882) Wikimedia

 

Ref: FNwil01 – Port Erin Marine Laboratory Centenary Postcard (1992), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNwil02 – The Aquarium, Port Erin Marine Biological Station (date unknown), Peter Fisher Collection

Ref: FNwil03 – Brittle-stars, Port Erin Marine Laboratory Centenary Stamp (1992), WORMS Collection

Ref: FNwil04 – Phytoplankton, Port Erin Marine Laboratory Centenary Stamp (1992), VLIZ Collection

Ref: FNwil05 – Herring, Port Erin Marine Laboratory Centenary Stamp (1992), VLIZ Collection

Ref: FNwil06 – Dahlia Anenome with Delesseria, Port Erin Marine Laboratory Centenary Stamp (1992), VLIZ Collection

Ref: FNwil07 – Port Erin Marine Biological Station, Aquarium and Hatchery (1909), Kofoid, C.A. 1910. ‘The Biological Stations of Europe’ US Bureau of Education Bull No. 4, ALSO