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Background imageCrude Collection: Prehistoric Art. Greece. Handmade vase without decoration

Prehistoric Art. Greece. Handmade vase without decoration. Globular body with two small handles, wide mouth and foot. National Archaeological Museum. Athens. Greece

Background imageCrude Collection: Fireboat tackling fire at Colonial Wharf, East London

Fireboat tackling fire at Colonial Wharf, East London
A fireboat tackles a fire at Colonial Wharf, Wapping High Street, East London, 27 September 1935. This was a typical big Thamesside fire of the sort which the London Fire Brigade has tackled for over

Background imageCrude Collection: Fireless Locomotives - Llandarcy

Fireless Locomotives - Llandarcy, Wales. Oil storage depots and oil handling docks used fireless locomotives (steam was pumped in to a specially constructed usually dome-ended boiler)

Background imageCrude Collection: The Laughing Audience by William Hogarth

The Laughing Audience by William Hogarth Date: 1733

Background imageCrude Collection: Bee-Alley Gardens, Dunfermline, Proposals

Bee-Alley Gardens, Dunfermline, Proposals
The top image shows the large palace at Bee-Alley Gardens in Dunfermline, Scotland, with a crude white smithy building in the foreground, the bottom picture shows the same view

Background imageCrude Collection: Bee-Alley Gardens Smithy House

Bee-Alley Gardens Smithy House
This photograph shows the large palace at Bee-Alley Gardens in Dunfermline, Scotland, with a crude white smithy building in the foreground. Date: circa 1904

Background imageCrude Collection: Dunfermline Cottages

Dunfermline Cottages
A photograph of a crude shed in the foreground, with cottages visible in the background in Dunfermline, Scotland, which lie east of the dye-works. Date: circa 1904

Background imageCrude Collection: Evening, Near Little Thetford

Evening, Near Little Thetford
This etching shows a crude wooden bridge which spans a narrow river with high banks, two people are walking across, situated near Little Thethford, in Cambridgeshire. Date: circa 1923

Background imageCrude Collection: Weatherby's Pond

Weatherby's Pond
A landscape etching of Weatherby's Pond, with a crude wooden barrier at one end, and a withered tree hanging over the top. Date: circa 1923

Background imageCrude Collection: Workmen

Workmen
An illustration which shows a procession of workmen crossing a crude platform which bridges an intimidating gap below. A man with a wheelbarrow filled with rubble leads the group, behind which

Background imageCrude Collection: The Little Sluice, At Edam, Holland

The Little Sluice, At Edam, Holland
An etching of a sluice gate with an old stone bridge spanning the water, upon which some figures are crossing, some crude buildings stand to either side, situated in Edam, Holland. Date: circa 1920

Background imageCrude Collection: The Haunted Cottage

The Haunted Cottage
An etching of a large, haunted cottage with a thatched roof and crude walls, it stands in a rather unkempt state. Date: circa 1920

Background imageCrude Collection: Resting

Resting
A portrait painting of a young woman sat on a crude bench by the edge of a forest, she is casually leaning on her travel bags. Date: 1917

Background imageCrude Collection: Countryside Town

Countryside Town
A painting of a country town, with a few stores lining the edge of a crude road. A large steepled column building dominates the area. Date: circa 1915

Background imageCrude Collection: RMS Titanic - signet ring recovered by CS Mackay-Bennett

RMS Titanic - signet ring recovered by CS Mackay-Bennett
RMS Titanic - from inventory of items recovered from bodies by cable ship Mackay-Bennett - an 18 carat gold and small old-cut diamond solitaire band/signet ring, slightly tapering (1/4ins)

Background imageCrude Collection: Village Street, Ambleside

Village Street, Ambleside
A pencil drawing of a village street in ambleside, Australia, with a plain wooden house structure, beside a crude fence. Date: circa 1924

Background imageCrude Collection: The Slip-rail

The Slip-rail
A landscape drypoint etching showing an old, crude slip-rail fence, running along some Australian grasslands. Date: circa 1921

Background imageCrude Collection: Winter Light

Winter Light
A landscape watercolour painting showing a simple, crude bridge spanning a small river in an australian country side. Date: circa 1921

Background imageCrude Collection: Afterglow

Afterglow
A landscape oil painting of grassland with a crude fence, long past sunset in the twilight hours, giving a warn afterglow effect. Date: circa 1918

Background imageCrude Collection: AJEP W-8 Tailwind G-BALR

AJEP W-8 Tailwind G-BALR
AJEP W-8 Tailwind Series 1 G-BALR (msn TW4-381), at Southend Airport in October 1977. This aircraft was destroyed when it flew into Steeple, Scoat Fell, in bad weather on 29 February 1984

Background imageCrude Collection: Fawley Oil Refinery

Fawley Oil Refinery
An aerial view of the 3, 200 ft long jetty at the Esso oil refinery, Hampshire, England. Three of the four breasting islands are shown, which are able to berth four tankers simultaneously

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, milking a cow

Comic postcard, milking a cow Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Sergeant and soldier - criticism of baggy trousers Date

Comic postcard, Sergeant and soldier - criticism of baggy trousers Date: early 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Scene at a fun fair - Shut your eyes, you boys!! Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Scene at a fun fair - Shut your eyes, you boys!! Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, The Astronomers - Venus, Jupiter and Mars Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, The Astronomers - Venus, Jupiter and Mars Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Couple roller skating Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Couple roller skating Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Woman sitting in a tree - Things are looking up this way Date

Comic postcard, Woman sitting in a tree - Things are looking up this way Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Sailor and woman at the seaside - My word, if I catch you bending

Comic postcard, Sailor and woman at the seaside - My word, if I catch you bending! Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Couple walking in the countryside - My word, if I catch you bending

Comic postcard, Couple walking in the countryside - My word, if I catch you bending! Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, Couple climbing a cliff at the seaside - getting the wind up Date

Comic postcard, Couple climbing a cliff at the seaside - getting the wind up Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Comic postcard, men gossiping about young woman Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, men gossiping about young woman Date: 20th century

Background imageCrude Collection: Interior view of under three spans of roof of Prices Candle Company

Interior view of under three spans of roof of Prices Candle Company, with their new substance of crude petroleum from Burma

Background imageCrude Collection: MAPS, ASIA, INDIA 1719

MAPS, ASIA, INDIA 1719
Crude map of northern India, previous to any extensive colonisation, including parts of Pakistan & Bangladesh & the sources of two great rivers the Ganges & Indus

Background imageCrude Collection: Magic Lantern

Magic Lantern
Using a double lantern, which makes it possible to superimpose one image on another, giving a crude illusion of movement

Background imageCrude Collection: BP petrol advertisement, 1925

BP petrol advertisement, 1925
150 miles of pipe lines. Advertisement for British Petroleum with an illustration by Christopher Clark showing construction of a pipe line in the Persian desert - one of the many activities of

Background imageCrude Collection: Tustanowice, Borislav, Ukraine - Naphta wells

Tustanowice, Borislav, Ukraine - Naphta wells
Naphta (crude oil) well at Tustanowice, close to Borislav - a city located on the Tysmenitsa River (a tributary of the Dniester), in the Lviv Oblast (province) of western Ukraine. Date: 1910

Background imageCrude Collection: Swinging Bridge, Glencolumbkille

Swinging Bridge, Glencolumbkille - a view of a crude bridge over a river with a man in the middle. (Location: Republic of Ireland: County Donegal: Glencolumbkille). Date: circa early 1900s

Background imageCrude Collection: WW1 - Patriotic Red Cross Dog cocks his leg on German Flag

WW1 - Patriotic Red Cross Dog cocks his leg on German Flag (having rescued a French hat from the likelihood of any accidental indignity)

Background imageCrude Collection: A Roman lime-kin, ca. 1634-1637, by Sebastien Bourdon (1616

A Roman lime-kin, ca. 1634-1637, by Sebastien Bourdon (1616
Sebastien Bourdon (1616-1671). French painter. A Roman lime-kin, ca. 1634-1637. Alte Pinakothek. Munich. Germany

Background imageCrude Collection: Cartoon, German soldier with mask of Culture, WW1

Cartoon, German soldier with mask of Culture, WW1
Cartoon, German soldier with a mask of Culture (Kultur) during the First World War. Date: 1914

Background imageCrude Collection: Advert for Goodyears Chemigum synthetic rubber 1942

Advert for Goodyears Chemigum synthetic rubber 1942
Another Goodyear contribution to progress. Since the Japanese Invasion of the Dutch East Indies the loss of our crude rubber supply has been extremely serious to the Allied War Effort

Background imageCrude Collection: LCC-LFB fireboat Massey Shaw in action

LCC-LFB fireboat Massey Shaw in action
The Massey Shaw fireboat at its first major riverside warehouse fire on the River Thames. The Colonial Wharf fire in Wapping High Street E1 occurred on 27 September 1935

Background imageCrude Collection: LFB fireboat Massey Shaw tackling a warehouse fire

LFB fireboat Massey Shaw tackling a warehouse fire
The Massey Shaw fireboat at its first major riverside warehouse fire on the River Thames. The Colonial Wharf fire in Wapping High Street E1 occurred on 27 September 1935

Background imageCrude Collection: Mr Fitzpatrick Kights balloon flight

Mr Fitzpatrick Kights balloon flight
A hand-painted drawing showing a man standing in the gondola of a balloon waving umbrellas. A handwritten note reads: Mr Fitzpatrick Kights Ascension bought in a native bazaar, Calcutta April 1853

Background imageCrude Collection: Ukraine - Explosion at a Naphta Well

Ukraine - Explosion at a Naphta Well
Explosion at a Naphta (crude oil) well at Tustanowice, close to Boryslav - a city located on the Tysmenitsa River (a tributary of the Dniester), in the Lviv Oblast (province) of western Ukraine

Background imageCrude Collection: Cryptic Postcard - Three Abbots empty their bowels

Cryptic Postcard - Three Abbots empty their bowels
Musings from the papal throne...! A postcard with a caption calculation (equation) which needs to be read phonetically (in French)

Background imageCrude Collection: Oil Pipelines - Llandarcy Oil Refinery, Swansea

Oil Pipelines - Llandarcy Oil Refinery, Swansea
A row of eight oil pipelines at the Llandarcy BP Oil Refinery, Swansea, Wales

Background imageCrude Collection: Gas Absorbtion Plant - Iraq

Gas Absorbtion Plant - Iraq
Gas Absorbtion Plant - industrial buildings and plant relating to BPs oil exploration in Iraq



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