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Lives Gallery

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

Choose from 216 pictures in our Lives collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


P&O Liner SS Delhi, 1911 Featured Print

P&O Liner SS Delhi, 1911

Photograph of the P&O liner SS Delhi at sea in 1911. Built in 1905 the Delhi was wrecked in a gale off Cape Spartel, Tangiers, in 1911. Three lives were lost in the wreck, but the Princess Royal, The Duke of Fife and the Princesses Alexandra and Maud were among those saved

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Board of Trade Rocket Apparatus for Saving Lives from Shipwr Featured Print

Board of Trade Rocket Apparatus for Saving Lives from Shipwr

Engraving showing Board of Trade equipment for use to help shipwrecked sailors, 1886. The items are (from left to right, top to bottom) a whip-block and tally-board; a hawser-cutter; a heaving-cane and line; a rocket machine; a fuse-box; a rocket; whip, hawser and breeches-buoy; a light; Board of Trade wagon; a cliff ladder in use; a triangle; a rocket-line box; a portfire; the rocket-line box from above; an anchor; a cliff-helmet

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Cierva W.11 Air Horse VZ724 Featured Print

Cierva W.11 Air Horse VZ724

Cierva W.11 Air Horse VZ724 / G-ALCV (msn W.11/1 ), which first flew on 7 December 1948 as G-ALCV, was marked with the Air Ministry serial VZ274. G-ALCV / VZ274 crashed on 13 June 1950, claiming the lives of Alan Marsh (chief test pilot) John Jeep Cable, (Ministry of Supply test pilot), and Joseph K. Unsworth (flight engineer). The cause of the crash was due to fatigue failure of a swash-plate carrier driving link in the front rotor hub. The second Air Horse, WA555 / G-ALCW, completed around 20 hours flying before the plug was pulled and was scrapped in 1951. Date: circa 1950

© The Peter Butt Aviation Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library