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Pit Gallery

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

Choose from 287 pictures in our Pit 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.

Piltdown Man memorial, 1938 Featured Print

Piltdown Man memorial, 1938

The site of the discovery of the Piltdown skull: the monolith memorial unveiled by Sir Keith Arthur on 22nd July 1938. The memorial was placed in the grounds of Barkham Manor at Piltdown, East Sussex, to mark the site of the discovery. Part of the inscription states 'Here, in the old river gravel, Mr. Charles Dawson , F.S.A, found the fossil skull of Piltdown Man, 1912-13'. The spectacular find was revealed to be an elaborate hoax in 1953. Date: 22nd July 1938

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Strip tease card game - Theatre suit - Conductor Featured Print

Strip tease card game - Theatre suit - Conductor

Strip tease card game - Theatre suit - Conductor. A game which features characters involved in performing (and subsequently prosecuting and defending) a striptease. The complex rules allow for two variants of the game, providing for prosecution of the person (or theatre) presenting the striptease.

© Mary Evans Picture Library

The Easington Colliery mining disaster Featured Print

The Easington Colliery mining disaster

A violent underground explosion in the early hours of 29th May, caused the National Coal Board's worst mine disaster since the nationalisation of coal. In all, eighty miners who had been working in the mine were killed, and one rescue worker lost his life as well.

© Mary Evans Picture Library 2015 -

1951, 29th, Birds, Chairman, Coal, Colliery, Death, Died, Disaster, Easington, Eighty, Explosion, Eye, Historical, History, Hyndley, Injured, Killed, Life, Lord, Lost, Man, Men, Mine, Miner, Miners, Mining, National, Nationalisation, Pit, Pit Head, Rescue, Resuce, Sam, Team, Under Ground, V Iew, Violent, Watson, Worker, Workers, Working, Worst