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Survived Gallery

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

Choose from 71 pictures in our Survived 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.

All Hallows Barking Featured Print

All Hallows Barking

Engaving depicting Allhallows in 1750. It is said to be he oldest church in the City of London. It survived the Great Fire of London in 1666, but was badly damaged during the Blitz in World War II. Following extensive reconstruction, it was rededicated in 1957. Date: 1750

© Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection

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Elegant Edwardian couple with child outside house Featured Print

Elegant Edwardian couple with child outside house

A photograph of James Johnson Battersby and his wife Nancy (nee Nidd) on the steps of their house Dunluce in the Davenport area of Stockport. The child is James Larratt Battersby, their son. The photograph is dated 1909, and a few years later James Johnson Battersby was a passenger on the Lusitania when it was sunk off Ireland in 1917. He survived. Date: 1909

© The Battersby Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Mary Cornish - Heroine - WW2 - Sinking of SS City of Benares Featured Print

Mary Cornish - Heroine - WW2 - Sinking of SS City of Benares

Heroic Deeds of the War - Miss Mary Cornish. During the Second World War the City of Benares was used as an evacuee ship to evacuate 90 children from Britain to Canada. The ship was torpedoed in 1940 by the German submarine U-48 with heavy loss of life, including the death of 77 children. Cornish, an accomplished classical pianist who had volunteered as a children's escort, took charge of 6 of the surviving children and they survived for eight days in an open lifeboat. She was awarded the Medal of the Order of the British Empire (Civil Division) (OBE). The sinking resulted in the total cancellation of the Children's Overseas Reception Board (CORB) plan to relocate British children abroad. This card was produced by The Overseas League, who organised schools to collect pennies to buy cigarettes for troops overseas - with the delivered cigarettes came a card (of which this one) bearing details of the sender school and a request to acknowledge the gift which will give the children a real pleasure'. Date: 1940

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection