The end of the Zulu wars
Mounted Infantry skirmishing with Zulus in a sketch by an ILN special artist. British troops wearing pith helmets and carrying rifles showing British soldiers on the higher ground and Zulus retreating in the background.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Union Workhouse, Birkenhead, Cheshire
View of the school/sanatorium entrance of the Birkenhead Union workhouse in Church Road, Higher Tranmere, Birkenhead, Cheshire. The workhouse, designed by Thomas Layland of Liverpool, opened in 1864. It later became Birkenhead Municipal Hospital, then St Catherine's Community Hospital.
© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection
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Claughton Higher Grade School, Football Team, Shield Winners
Claughton Higher Grade School, Football Team, Shield Winners - erseyside, Birkenhead. Date: circa 1906
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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