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Tragic Gallery

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

Choose from 73 pictures in our Tragic 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.


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Coastguards and civilians of Leysdown, Isle of Sheppey

Commemorative postcard, Heroes All! Five brave coastguards and two civilians of Leysdown, Isle of Sheppey, Kent, who rescued 20 members of the 2nd Walworth Boy Scouts' Troop who got into difficulties when their training vessel, a 32 foot ex-naval cutter, was hit by a sudden squall and capsized. Sadly, nine Sea Scouts died. There were 23 Sea Scouts, the Scout Master and five helpers on board. The tragedy was widely reported in newspapers at the time. A Memorial was erected in 1914 in Nunhead Cemetery.
4 August 1912

© Mary Evans / The Scout Association

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Barcelona Tragic Week (26th-31st July 1909)

"Barcelona Tragic Week (26th-31st July 1909). Barricade composed of paving stones and barrels at Nueva de Dulce street, next to Ronda de San Antonio. Image published in the magazine "La Actualidad". SPAIN. Barcelona. Biblioteca de Catalunya (National Library of Catalonia)." Date:

© Mary Evans/Iberfoto

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British Ballad, Fair Helen of Kirconnell

FAIR HELEN (Helen of Kirconnell - Kirconnel - Kirkconnel) British ballad of Scottish origin telling the tragic tale of Helen Irving (Fair Helen of Kirkconnel) daughter of the Laird of Kirkconnel, who was beloved by two gentlemen of the district. Meeting one of them at night by the river Kirtle they were spied by the other jealous lover (Adam Fleming) who appeared on the opposite bank. He aimed his gun at his rival, Helen threw herself in front of her lover and received the bullet herself, dying in his arms

© Mary Evans Picture Library/Mark Furness