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Float Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 172 pictures in our Float 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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Cabral and Coutinho fly from Portugal to Brazil

Gabo Coutinho and Sacadura Cabral - Portuguese aviators who flew from Lisbon, Portugal to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1922 in a Fairey IIIB Float plane- the first time this feat was achieved. A link is made to the Portuguese explorer Pedro Alvares Cabral who discovered Brazil in 1500. Date: 1922

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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The Great Docks Strike of 1912 - Scene at Grays, Essex

The Great Docks (Docker's) Strike of 1912 - Scene at a Demonstration at Grays, Essex. The pre-war era witnessed massive industrial unrest as dockers, transport workers, miners and other workers pressed for higher wages and better conditions. The strike wave only ended with the outbreak of war in 1914. The banner is for The Amalgamated Society of Watermen, Lightermen and Bargemen, a trade union founded in 1889. The march is passing The Empire Theatre on the High Street, Grays. Date: 1912

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Women Munitions Workers Keighley WW1

On 23rd September 1916, the West Riding Volunteer Regiment organised a flag day and procession with marching bands. It included an attractive 'tableaux' or float by the Keighley National Shell Factory which had munitions workers in Khaki, working on a lathe. Various signs on the float read, 'Keighley Made Shells Made on Keighley Made Machines by Keighley Girls', 'Britain's Equivalent to the Famous French 75mm Shell, The 18-Pounder Shell' and 'We are Hoping one of these presents from Keighley will hit the Kaiser in the Tummy.' The National Shell Factory, Keighley, Yorkshire, was located at Eagle Mills, Dalton Lane and was opened in 1915. Date: 1916

© The March of the Women Collection/Mary Evans Picture Library