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Recovery Gallery

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

Choose from 42 pictures in our Recovery 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.

HMS Pegasus alongside HMS Marlborough recovering seaplane Featured Print

HMS Pegasus alongside HMS Marlborough recovering seaplane

HMS Pegasus alongside HMS Marlborough recovering her seaplane (detailed on this card as "Her small child"!). HMS Marlborough was an Iron Duke-class battleship of the British Royal Navy, named in honour of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough. Built at Devonport Royal Dockyard between January 1912 and June 1914 and entered service just prior to First World War. Assigned to the Mediterranean Fleet after the war, Marlborough took part in the Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War (in the Black Sea 191920). She was also involved in the Greco-Turkish War. HMS Pegasus was an aircraft carrier/seaplane carrier bought by the Royal Navy in 1917 during the First World War. She was laid down in 1914 by John Brown & Company of Clydebank, Scotland as SS Stockholm for the Great Eastern Railway Company, but construction was suspended by the start of the war. She spent most of 1919 and 1920 supporting British intervention against the Bolsheviks in North Russia and the Black Sea. The ship remained with the Mediterranean Fleet until 1924. Date: 1923

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Indian officers praying for recovery of Edward VII, 1902 Featured Print

Indian officers praying for recovery of Edward VII, 1902

Indian officers, in London to take part in the Coronation procession of King Edward VII, spontaneously go to pray in the field opposite Fulham Palace, when they receive the news that the king has been taken ill with appendicitis just two days before his Coronation. He thankfully recovered and his Coronation took place six weeks later. Date: 1902

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Steve Donoghue back in the saddle Featured Print

Steve Donoghue back in the saddle

Steve Donoghue (1884 - 1945), English flat race jockey, winner of the Epsom Derby on six occasions pictured riding a donkey at a fete for disabled soldiers at Gifford House, Roehampton. Donoghue had suffered a nasty fall from his horse at the Grand Prix de Paris earlier that year and had a broken arm but was well on the way to recovery by the time this picture was taken

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans