Lady Hamilton as The Spinster, engraved by Thomas Cheesman, from The Print-Collector's
KW342811 Lady Hamilton as The Spinster, engraved by Thomas Cheesman, from The Print-Collector's Handbook by Alfred Whitman, published by George Bell & Sons, 1901 (litho) by Romney, George (1734-1802) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: Emma Hamilton (1761-1815); mistress of Lord Nelson; engraving dates from 1789;); Ken Welsh; English, out of copyright
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Pictured is an RAF Odiham Chinook helicopter load training during EX AGILE SPEAR 15
Pictured is an RAF Odiham Chinook helicopter load training during EX AGILE SPEAR 15.
Over 100 personnel from the Royal Air Force and British Army deploy to Salisbury Plain Training Area to conduct EXERCISE AGILE SPEAR 15.
The Puma Force, Chinook Force, Joint Helicopter Force Headquarters, Tactical Supply Wing, Joint Helicopter Support Squadron, 244 Signals Squadron, 132 Aviation Support Squadron of 7 Battalion REME and 606 (Chiltern) Squadron Royal Auxiliary Air Force join together for a week of intense training for contingency operations.
The exercise simulates the Armed Forces being called upon to conduct non-combatant evacuation operations (NEO), one of the many tasks that form the high-readiness contingent capabilities of Defence
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Continuation of the Procession of Shakespeares characters during the Jubilee celebrations
XJF483321 Continuation of the Procession of Shakespeare's characters during the Jubilee celebrations, 1769 (engraving) by English School, (18th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Shakespeare Jubilee was staged in Stratford-upon-Avon between 5-7 September 1769, organised by the actor and theatre manager David Garrick (1717-79) to celebrate the jubilee of the birth of William Shakespeare (1564-1616) Image shows l-r: Gravedigger from Hamlet; Friar Lawrence from Romeo and Juliet; the Apothecary from Romeo and Juliet; Shylock from the Merchant of Venice; Queen Katherine of Aragon from Henry VIII; Henry VIII; Cardinal Wolsey;); English, out of copyright
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