British Postal Service - Mail Transport - London
At London's Heathrow Airport, two centuries of postal transport line up. An 18th century mail stagecoach, which used to run between London and East Anglia, alongside Concorde. London postman Dennis Eyres, hands over the first supersonic Datapost pouch to Concorde captain Leo Budd. The Post Office's Datapost service flies daily by Concorde to New York, making it the swiftest in History
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Tarbet Hotel, Loch Lomond, Scotland
Tarbet Hotel, Loch Lomond, Scotland - advertisement. Caption: 'A Splendid Motor Run from Glasgow'. Advertises following leisure activities (bottom left): Moutaineering, trout and salmon fishing, boating, golfing, tennis, motoring and cycling.
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Destruction of the walls of Jericho - Bible
Destruction of the walls of Jericho - (L'Histoire Sainte). The Biblical account of the destruction of Jericho found in the Book of Joshua, Old Testament, dated to around 13th century BC. Illustration based on the original canvas by Robert Leinweber.
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