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"Journey through Time: The Enduring Symbolism of the Boat" Step aboard as we embark on a captivating voyage through history, exploring the profound significance of boats

Background imageBoat Collection: Dover Castle engraving N070808

Dover Castle engraving N070808
DOVER CASTLE, Kent. The North View of Dover Castle in the County of Kent by Samuel and Nathaniel Buck, 1735

Background imageBoat Collection: Tintagel Castle engraving N070783

Tintagel Castle engraving N070783
TINTAGEL CASTLE, Cornwall. The North View of Tintagel Castle in the County of Cornwall by Samuel and Nathaniel Buck, 1734

Background imageBoat Collection: St Michaels Mount engraving N070782

St Michaels Mount engraving N070782
ST MICHAELS MOUNT, Marazion, Cornwall. The North View of St Michaels Mount in the County of Cornwall by Samuel and Nathaniel Buck, 1736

Background imageBoat Collection: Pendennis Castle engraving N070777

Pendennis Castle engraving N070777
PENDENNIS CASTLE, Falmouth, Cornwall. North east view of Pendennis Castle in the county of Cornwall by Samuel and Nathaniel Buck 1734

Background imageBoat Collection: Grand Union Canal a065340

Grand Union Canal a065340
GRAND UNION CANAL, London. A view from a misty canal towpath showing a man steering an industrial canal barge along the canal towards a road bridge. Photograph 1955-1965, John Gay

Background imageBoat Collection: Dartmouth Castle K021153

Dartmouth Castle K021153
DARTMOUTH CASTLE, Devon. View from entrance to the Dart Estuary. Gun Tower 1481, north gun platform 1539-44, St. Petrox Church 1641

Background imageBoat Collection: Tower Bridge J060047

Tower Bridge J060047
TOWER BRIDGE, London. The road bridge elevating to allow a sailing barge to pass beneath

Background imageBoat Collection: Scarborough Castle N060340

Scarborough Castle N060340
SCARBOROUGH CASTLE, North Yorkshire. The castle and headland overlooking the town and harbour with yachts at anchor

Background imageBoat Collection: Cuyp - View of Dordrecht J910518

Cuyp - View of Dordrecht J910518
KENWOOD HOUSE, THE IVEAGH BEQUEST, London. " View of Dordrecht" c1652-3 by Aelbert Cuyp (1620-91)

Background imageBoat Collection: The Great Eastern BB88_06275

The Great Eastern BB88_06275
BLACKWALL, London. Isambard Kingdom Brunels steamship the " Great Eastern " under construction in 1857. Robert Howlett

Background imageBoat Collection: River Cherwell, Oxford K991456

River Cherwell, Oxford K991456
RIVER CHERWELL, Oxford, Oxfordshire. Punts moored at Magdalen Bridge

Background imageBoat Collection: Strand on the Green, Chiswick a064333

Strand on the Green, Chiswick a064333
STRAND ON THE GREEN, Chiswick, London. Rear view of two elderly women seated on a bench between trees overlooking boats moored on the River Thames. Also, a dog lying in the shade behind the bench

Background imageBoat Collection: Clovelly harbour K011622

Clovelly harbour K011622
CLOVELLY, Devon. View through arch to the harbour with cobbled street and boats on the shingle beach

Background imageBoat Collection: New Tyne Bridge

New Tyne Bridge
Of historic interest as a forerunner of the larger Sydney Harbour bridge built by the same company. IoE 430244

Background imageBoat Collection: Crane, Shropshire Union Canal

Crane, Shropshire Union Canal
Picturesque view of boats on the canal with the crane behind. IoE 255688

Background imageBoat Collection: chilled surfing

chilled surfing
Raissa Oltmanns

Background imageBoat Collection: River Clyde, shipbuilding industry in Glasgow, Scotland. May 1951

River Clyde, shipbuilding industry in Glasgow, Scotland. May 1951

Background imageBoat Collection: Canal, backwaters of Alleppey, Alappuzha, Kerala, South India, South Asia, Asia

Canal, backwaters of Alleppey, Alappuzha, Kerala, South India, South Asia, Asia

Background imageBoat Collection: Malpas Ferry at Tregothnan landing, St Michael Penkivel, Cornwall. Around 1920s

Malpas Ferry at Tregothnan landing, St Michael Penkivel, Cornwall. Around 1920s
The ferryman and a woman passenger arriving on the foreshore at the Tregothnan landing. Malpas village can be seen in the background. Photographer: Unknown

Background imageBoat Collection: The Duke of Normandy II in the Crinan Canal, Argyll & Bute, Scotland

The Duke of Normandy II in the Crinan Canal, Argyll & Bute, Scotland
The " Duke of Normandy II" in the Crinan Basin at the western end of the Crinan Canal, Mid Argyll, Argyll & Bute, Scotland

Background imageBoat Collection: Marion and his men crossing the Pee Dee River to harass the British in South Carolina during

Marion and his men crossing the Pee Dee River to harass the British in South Carolina during the American Revolutionary
FRANCIS MARION (c1732-1795). Marion and his men crossing the Pee Dee River to harass the British in South Carolina during the American Revolutionary War

Background imageBoat Collection: Gig building

Gig building
Dave Currah building a 32 ft long Racing Gig in his 34 ft long workshop at Looe in Cornwall, using planks of Elm wood. It takes Dave six month to build each gig, he has orders for the next two years

Background imageBoat Collection: Oil tanker

Oil tanker loading at an oil terminal in Nakhodka, Russia

Background imageBoat Collection: Riverboats at Shreveport, Louisiana, 1870s

Riverboats at Shreveport, Louisiana, 1870s
Stevedores loading barrels at the Red River levee at Shreveport, Louisiana, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: Baltimore in the 1870s

Baltimore in the 1870s
Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland, looking from Federal Hill, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: Delaware River waterfront of Philadelphia, 1750s

Delaware River waterfront of Philadelphia, 1750s
Colonial Philadelphias skyline and harbor, 1750s. Hand-colored woodcut of an 18th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: Seaport of Galveston, Texas, 1800s

Seaport of Galveston, Texas, 1800s
Galveston bar and roadstead on the Gulf Coast, 1870s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: Fleet of Viking raiders in the Middle Ages

Fleet of Viking raiders in the Middle Ages
Viking ships at sea with warriors on board. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: EVCW2A-00109

EVCW2A-00109
Admiral David G. Farragut in the rigging during the Battle of Mobile Bay, 1864, American Civil War. Hand-colored photogravure of a W.H. Overend painting

Background imageBoat Collection: A trireme, used by the ancient Greeks and Romans

A trireme, used by the ancient Greeks and Romans
A trireme, with three banks of oars, used by the ancient Greeks and Romans. Hand-colored halftone reproduction of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: Sun-god Ra on his daily journey, ancient Egypt

Sun-god Ra on his daily journey, ancient Egypt
Sun-god Ra embarking for his daily journey through Egypt. Hand-colored 19th-century woodcut reproduction of ancient Egyptian art

Background imageBoat Collection: Erie Canal at Schenedtady, New York

Erie Canal at Schenedtady, New York
Erie Canal barge towed through Schenectady, New York, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageBoat Collection: EVRV2A-00023

EVRV2A-00023
General George Washington crossing the Delaware. Printed color halftone of a painting by Leutze

Background imageBoat Collection: Jaguar E-Type V12 Roadster

Jaguar E-Type V12 Roadster

Background imageBoat Collection: St Ives - harbour and town from the pier at night - Cornwall

St Ives - harbour and town from the pier at night - Cornwall
DAC-64 St Ives - harbour and town from the pier at night Cornwall David Chapman Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in any way

Background imageBoat Collection: Carlos Villoch / SpecialistStock

Carlos Villoch / SpecialistStock
Thistlegorm wreck and diver. Egypt, Red Sea

Background imageBoat Collection: Scotland, Scottish Highlands, Fort Augustus. A sequence of Canal Locks on the Caledonian Canal near

Scotland, Scottish Highlands, Fort Augustus. A sequence of Canal Locks on the Caledonian Canal near Fort Augustus

Background imageBoat Collection: Manly and Manly Cove with ferry approaching terminal, Sydney, New South Wales

Manly and Manly Cove with ferry approaching terminal, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia JPF45348 JPF44644?
JPF-13660 Manly and Manly Cove with ferry approaching terminal Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Jean-Paul Ferrero Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only

Background imageBoat Collection: The River Trent at Wilford - Henry Dawson

The River Trent at Wilford - Henry Dawson
Oil on Canvas 86.3 x 132.1

Background imageBoat Collection: The Launch

The Launch
Artist: Hart, James Turpin - Title: The Launch - Date: 1858 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Canvas 35.6 x 45.7

Background imageBoat Collection: Whitby Harbour, North Yorkshire

Whitby Harbour, North Yorkshire
Artist: Chambers, George - Title: Whitby Harbour, North Yorkshire - Date: 1836 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Canvas 101.6 x 132.1

Background imageBoat Collection: The Fisherman

The Fisherman
Artist: Tuke, Henry Scott - Title: The Fisherman - Date: 1888-1889 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Canvas 116.8 x 198.1

Background imageBoat Collection: A Mission to Seamen

A Mission to Seamen
Artist: La Thangue, Henry Herbert - Title: A Mission to Seamen - Date: 1891 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Canvas 180.3 x 235

Background imageBoat Collection: The Kings Mill, Castle Donington, Leicestershire

The Kings Mill, Castle Donington, Leicestershire
Artist: Dawson, Henry - Title: The Kings Mill, Castle Donington, Leicestershire - Date: 1862 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Canvas 100.2 x 152.4

Background imageBoat Collection: West View of Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire

West View of Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire
Artist: Webster, Moses (after) - Title: West View of Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire - Date: 1820-1834 - Original Medium and Size: Oil on Wood 65 x 101.5

Background imageBoat Collection: Whitstable harbour, Kent

Whitstable harbour, Kent For commercial use please contact Photoslot at website:photoslot email: info@photoslot skype: photoslot

Background imageBoat Collection: Scotland, Scottish Highlands, Fort Augustus. Tourist sight seeing barge moored on the Caledonian

Scotland, Scottish Highlands, Fort Augustus. Tourist sight seeing barge moored on the Caledonian Canal in Fort Augustus

Background imageBoat Collection: DDE-90032186

DDE-90032186
Tiny beach in the rocky coastline of Amalfi near Praiano, Campania, Italy. Date: 20/01/2009




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"Journey through Time: The Enduring Symbolism of the Boat" Step aboard as we embark on a captivating voyage through history, exploring the profound significance of boats. From South Shields LNER poster (1923-1947) to London Docks in 1958, these vessels have left an indelible mark on our collective consciousness. Like Hokusai's iconic "The Great Wave off Kanagawa, " boats ride atop mighty waves, symbolizing resilience and courage in the face of adversity. They embody humanity's eternal struggle against nature's forces, reminding us that even amidst chaos, hope prevails. London Docks (1958 EAW071687) capture bustling maritime activity; ships laden with dreams and aspirations docked at their final destination. These docks were witness to countless stories - tales of trade, exploration, and human connection woven into their very fabric. In contrast, an engraving of Marble Hill House J900203 transports us to serene waters where leisurely boat rides offer solace from the demands of everyday life. Here lies a reminder that they are not solely vehicles for commerce but also gateways to tranquility and escape. Dunbar Wharf in Limehouse (a002456) reveals a gritty reality; its weathered boats tell tales of laborious work along London's waterways. A testament to human ingenuity and perseverance against industrial backdrops - they speak volumes about our ability to adapt and thrive amidst change. DE JONGH’s depiction of Old London Bridge K080027 showcases a time when bridges were integral parts journeys – connecting communities physically while fostering unity metaphorically. Boats became symbols bridging divides between people separated by vast expanses. Pilgrims' ship Mayflower at sea (1620), Sutton Hoo ship burial J910330 or Jesus calming the storm on the Sea of Galilee depict moments where boats transcend mere transportation devices – becoming vessels of hope, faith, and salvation.