Sailing model yachts in Kensington Gardens, 1951
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
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Sailing model yachts in the early 1950s. The Round pond in Kensington Gardens was opened to the public in 1830 and very quickly became popular for model yacht sailing. Having been established in 1876, the model yacht club at the Round pond is the oldest in the UK.
1951 AD - 1951 AD