The spot where Captain Scott lies buried
A cross placed on top of a large cairn of snow marking the resting place of Captain Scott, Dr Wilson and Lieutenant Bowers, who died on the return from their unsuccessful attempt to be the first to reach the South Pole in 1912. The snow is trampled with the numerous footprints of the relief party and in the background is the wide level horizon of the Barrier.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
HMS Marlborough - Funeral at sea of Robert E Clark M.S.M
HMS Marlborough - Funeral at sea of Master-at-Arms Robert E. Clark (195657) M.S.M. (Meritorious Service Medal), who died of an (unspecified) illness on 28th August 1923. HMS Marlborough was an Iron Duke-class battleship of the British Royal Navy, named in honour of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough. Built at Devonport Royal Dockyard between January 1912 and June 1914 and entered service just prior to First World War. Assigned to the Mediterranean Fleet after the war, Marlborough took part in the Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War (in the Black Sea 191920). She was also involved in the Greco-Turkish War. Date: 1923
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Acropolis of Mycenae. Royal tombs. Great circle
Acropolis of Mycenae. Medium Helladic period. View of the great circle of the royal tombs, a double circle of 28 m. diameter, consisting in vertical slabs in which there are six burial pit after XVI century B.C. Mycenae. Argolide province. Peloponnese region. Greece.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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