Still one of the loveliest cities in England, Salisbury's rich history dates back to the thirteenth century. Over the centuries, the magnificent views of its cathedral across the meadows and the attractiveness of its unique chequered streets have been a source of inspiration to many. This remarkable collection of old photographs paints a vivid picture of life in this beautiful city from the middle years of the last century to more recent times. It is a pictorial encyclopedia of Salisbury's social history, offering the reader a series of instant trips back in time and comprising an informative and entertaining journey that will be enjoyed by young and old, resident and visitor alike. Peter Daniels was born in Salisbury and has always lived and worked in the area. Known affectionately as the 'Old Picture Detective', his intimate knowledge of the city's history is unrivalled.