The Eddystone Lighthouse of 1698
Engraving of the Eddystone lighthouse, built by Henry Winstanley in 1698, which was destroyed in a storm in 1703. Winstanley, a London merchant, had lost a number of ships on the Eddystone rocks and was the first to build a lighthouse there.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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People walking and sitting, Cairo, Egypt
"People walking and sitting in the distant on a build-up street in Cairo. A man sits on a stool to the left of the image, to the near right a man carrying a tray, another man walks away from the camera in light blue traditional Arab dress. A car and more people at the centre back of the image. " Date: 1978
© The British Caribbean History Collection / Mary Evans
Caricature of Harry Paulton and John S Clarke, actors
Caricature of Harry Paulton (1842-1917) and John S Clarke (1833-1899), actors -- The Two Dromios (of Ephesus and Syracuse respectively). They were performing in a production of Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors at the Strand Theatre, London.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library
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