A tug boat passes under Southwark Bridge, London
A tug boat passes under the newly re-opened Southwark Bridge on the Thames River in London, 1921. St Pauls Cathedral is seen silhouetted in the background.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1920s, 1921, Boat, Boats, Bridge, Bridges, Cathedral, London, Pauls, Powered, River, Silhouette, Silhouetted, Silhouettes, Southwark, St, Steam, Thames, Transport, Transportation, Tug, Tugs
Headgear of Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall
Headgear of Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, silhouetted against the sky. Work underground was stopped in April 1986. Date: circa 1980s
© Mary Evans Picture Library/ANDREW BESLEY
1980s, 80s, Clouds, Cornish, Cornwall, Dark, Eighties, Geevor, Headgear, Industry, Light, Local, Metal, Mine, Mines, Mining, Pendeen, Silhouette, Silhouetted, Sky, Tin, Traditional
Mother and child on St Ives beach at sunset
Mother and child on St Ives beach at sunset - one of a series of images taken by Adams for the British Council's postwar Peacetime Britain campaign.
© A Flying History/The Peter Keating Aviation Photograph Collection/Mary Evans Picture Library
1940s, 1946, 40s, Adams, Beach, Boat, Boats, Britain, British, Campaign, Child, Children, Coast, Coastal, Cornish, Cornwall, Council, Dark, Forties, Gilbert, Glisten, Glistening, Holiday, Holidays, Ives, Leisure, Light, Mother, Peace, Peacetime, Postwar, Reflection, Sand, Sea, Seaside, Series, Silhouette, Silhouetted, St, Sunset, Vacation, Water, Wet, Woman, Women