The Windmill Theatre on the corner of Great Windmill Street and Shaftesbury Avenue, and the Lyric Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue in London. The Lyric is presenting Edward My Son with Peggy Ashcroft and Robert Morley. The Windmill is presenting a Vivian Van Damm production, in its 16th year, called Revudeville. Date: 1947
© Mary Evans / Photo Union Collection
Barge and windmill, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex
A picturesque view of a sailing barge and Archer's Windmill at Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex. The Georgiana, a spritsail barge owned by Smeed Dean & Co of Kent, has just unloaded her cargo of bricks at the Windmill Dock.
© Mary Evans Picture Library/The Pete Frost Collection
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Balloon descent, Beuvri near Bethune, France
View of the Plaine de Beuvri (or Beuvry) near the town of Bethune in Artois, north of Paris. Balloon descent by the Robert brothers and Colin Hullin near a windmill, from where they were conducted to the Chateau de Beuvry, where a celebration took place the same evening. They had ascended from the Tuileries Gardens, Paris, earlier that day.
19 September 1784
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