Nelson outlining his battle plans for Trafalgar, 1805
This picture illustrates the famous incident when Nelson, visiting Lord Sidmouth five weeks before Trafalgar, dipped a finger in the port and sketched his plan for the expected battle. This is reproduced from the colour painting by A. D. McCormick.
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Cyril Smith and David Steel, Liberal politicians
Sir Cyril Smith (1928-2010), British Liberal Party politician, MP for Rochdale, Lancashire from 1972 until he retired in 1992. Seen here (left) with David Steel (David Martin Scott Steel, Baron Steel of Aikwood, b 1938), Liberal and Liberal Democrat MP and Liberal Party leader, Member of the Scottish Parliament and of the House of Lords.
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Metal Age. Womans grave 3rd AD. Himlingoje. Grave goods. Na
Metal Age. Woman's grave 3rd AD. Himlingoje. Wooden pail with bronze mountings, swastika-shaped costume brooch of bronze and gilded sheet silver, hair pin of silver, fingers ring of gold, bronze whorl for a spindle, glass and amber beads, earthenware vessel and Roman drinking horn of glass. National Museum of Denmark.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans