Bar inside a martello tower, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex
View of a stylish circular bar which was built inside a martello tower at Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex. Martello towers were small defensive forts, several of which were built along the British coast during the 19th century.
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Drawing of Chinese guard leading prisoner on chain
One of a set of 12 coloured drawings on paper found and carried off from one of the forts of Woosung by Captain (then Lieutenant) Henry Eden, R.N., on 18 June 1842. He considered them to be at least 20 years old at that time? Date: circa 1822
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A Scottish broch, reconstruction
Unique among prehistoric hillforts: a Scottish broch. Showing the intra-mural galleries: a restoration drawing, in section, of a typical broch, a type of roofless Celtic fort of the Iron Age built of stones without mortar. The broch is here shown in section, half being cut away diagrammatically in order to reveal the construction of the walls.
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