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1780 Gallery

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Choose from 389 pictures in our 1780 collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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Semer Workhouse, Suffolk

The workhouse at Semer in Suffolk, erected in 1780 for the Cosford Hundred Incorporation. In 1835, it became the workhouse for the Cosford Poor Law Union. The building no longer exists. Date: Date unknown

© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection

1780, 1835, Building, Cosford, Erected, Exists, Hundred, Incorporation, L Aw, Longer, Poor, Semer, Suffolk, Union, Workhouse

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Shamshir sword with scabbard

Shamshir sword with scabbard, nd. Possibly belonging to Maharajah Ranjit Singh (1780-1839). Associated with Maj William Stephen Raikes Hodson, Hodson's Horse. Blade with fine watering and gold engraving. 'Mamaluke' style hilt, with ivory grips held by two rivets with 'Tudor Rose' decoration. Wide langets and rest of grip engraved with floral motifs. European silvered sword knot with much tattered knot 'string'. Date: 1845

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library

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Cornet Thomas Boothby Parkyns

Cornet Thomas Boothby Parkyns, 15th (or the King?s) Regiment of (Light) Dragoons, 1780. Oil on canvas, signed and dated lower left ?J Boultbee, Pinx 1780?, by John Boultbee (1753-1812), 1780. Parkyns served in the 15th Light Dragoons from 1776 to 1781. He wears the distinctive metal light dragoons headdress with the comb and Gorgon?s head, together with the battle honour, ?Emsdorf? (1760), particular to the 15th (see also 1992-07-125). The artist's sister, Jane Boultbee, was his stepmother. Shortly after his marriage to the ?sole heir of Sir William James?, Parkyns became MP for Stockbridge, Hampshire, then for Leicester in 1790. That he ?married money? is also suggested by the fact that in March 1794 he rejoined the Army as a Lieutenant and, by November, had risen through the ranks to be Colonel of the Prince of Wales's (Leicester) Fencible Infantry, a regiment raised for home defence. The following year he was created Baron Rancliffe of the Peerage of Ireland. Date: 1780

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library