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Background imageGraphic Collection: Dartmouth Castle J000008

Dartmouth Castle J000008
DARTMOUTH CASTLE, Devon. Aerial view reconstruction drawing of the castle c1550 by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Palmistry map of the hand

Palmistry map of the hand
A palmistry map of the hand, labelling the different areas

Background imageGraphic Collection: Hadrians Wall J940488

Hadrians Wall J940488
HADRIANs WALL: WALLTOWN CRAGS, Northumberland. Reconstruction drawing by Alan Sorrell. hadrian

Background imageGraphic Collection: Silchester Roman City Walls J950063

Silchester Roman City Walls J950063
SILCHESTER ROMAN CITY WALLS, Hampshire. Aerial reconstruction drawing by Ivan Lapper. 3rd century AD

Background imageGraphic Collection: London Zoo 1929 MD93_07025

London Zoo 1929 MD93_07025
London Zoo, Regents Park, Westminster. Line drawing entitled " The Gardens of the Zoological Society of London 1929" and " the Gardens 1829" (inset)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Stencil graffiti by Banksy N070361

Stencil graffiti by Banksy N070361
BANKSY GRAFFITI, Park Street, Bristol, Avon. Stencil grafitti on the side of a building

Background imageGraphic Collection: Conisbrough Castle J910009

Conisbrough Castle J910009
CONISBROUGH CASTLE, South Yorkshire. Reconstruction drawing by Alan Sorrell showing the castle as it may of looked in the 13th century

Background imageGraphic Collection: Sutton Hoo ship burial J910330

Sutton Hoo ship burial J910330
SUTTON HOO, Woodbridge, Suffolk. Reconstruction drawing of the Sutton Hoo ship burial in 620 or 630 - by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Roman latrine J000112

Roman latrine J000112
HADRIANs WALL: HOUSESTEADS ROMAN FORT (VERCOVICIUM), Northumberland. A reconstruction drawing of the interior of the latrines by Philip Corke. hadrian

Background imageGraphic Collection: Nunney Castle N061017

Nunney Castle N061017
NUNNEY CASTLE, Somerset. Aerial view cutaway reconstruction drawing by Stephen Conlin. The great tower as it might have appeared in the 1580s

Background imageGraphic Collection: Kitchener Poster C. 1915

Kitchener Poster C. 1915
Your Country Needs You This direct and graphic recruitment poster featuring Lord Kitchener, aimed to command and inspire

Background imageGraphic Collection: Segedunum Roman Fort J960244

Segedunum Roman Fort J960244
HADRIANs WALL, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear. Segedunum Roman Fort. An aerial view reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn, English Heritage Graphics Team. hadrian

Background imageGraphic Collection: The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, WW1

The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, WW1
The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, originally published in the 1914 Christmas number of The Graphic. Depicting a dead soldier on a battlefield with an ethereal image of Christ on the cross shining

Background imageGraphic Collection: Kings Lynn MD44 / 00258

Kings Lynn MD44 / 00258
Kings Lynn, Norfolk. Labelled sheet showing the exterior elevations of buildings along the south side of Queens Street and Kings Street. 1944 measured drawing by A J Phillips

Background imageGraphic Collection: Glastonbury Tor IC141_002

Glastonbury Tor IC141_002
Reconstruction drawing showing an oblique view of St Michaels Church and associated buildings atop Glastonbury Tor as they may have appeared from the south-west in the 15th century. Judith Dobie, 1993

Background imageGraphic Collection: David Bowie mural, Brixton DP177779

David Bowie mural, Brixton DP177779
Flowers and tributes surround the mural of musician David Bowie, January 2016. The mural was painted by Australian street artist James Cochran (aka JimmyC) in 2013

Background imageGraphic Collection: Battle of Hastings IC008_018

Battle of Hastings IC008_018
BATTLE ABBEY, East Sussex. Battle of Hastings 1066. Reconstruction drawing by Jason Askew

Background imageGraphic Collection: Hayling Island, poster advertising Southern Railway, 1923 (colour litho)

Hayling Island, poster advertising Southern Railway, 1923 (colour litho)
CH466627 Hayling Island, poster advertising Southern Railway, 1923 (colour litho) by MacDonald Mackintosh, Margaret (1865-1933); 99x64 cm; Private Collection; Photo eChristies Images; English

Background imageGraphic Collection: Triumph America British

Triumph America British
bike, Triumph, America, British, Britain, England, English, UK, United, Kingdom, black, 2008, 2000s, current, contemporary, sports, cruiser, motorbike

Background imageGraphic Collection: Thornholme Priory J890422

Thornholme Priory J890422
THORNHOLME PRIORY, Humberside. Gatehouse and west precinct as it may have been in mid-14th century by Judith Dobie (English Heritage Graphics Team)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Kenilworth Castle c. 1575 J940479

Kenilworth Castle c. 1575 J940479
KENILWORTH CASTLE, Warwickshire. Reconstruction drawing of the castle as it might have appeared in 1575 by Alan Sorrell

Background imageGraphic Collection: Maiden Castle J870379

Maiden Castle J870379
MAIDEN CASTLE, Dorset. Aerial view reconstruction drawing by Paul Birkbeck

Background imageGraphic Collection: Fountains Abbey N950001

Fountains Abbey N950001
FOUNTAINS ABBEY, North Yorkshire. Reconstruction drawing by Alan Sorrell

Background imageGraphic Collection: Lullingstone Roman Villa J910044

Lullingstone Roman Villa J910044
LULLINGSTONE ROMAN VILLA, Kent. Reconstruction drawing by Alan Sorrell depicting the possible appearance of the villa c. AD 360, with the temple mausoleum in the background

Background imageGraphic Collection: Wharram Percy Medieval Village J890256

Wharram Percy Medieval Village J890256
WHARRAM PERCY MEDIEVAL VILLAGE, North Yorkshire. Reconstruction drawing of the North Manor & peasant houses, tofts and crofts in the late 12th century, by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Stonehenge J940486

Stonehenge J940486
STONEHENGE, Wiltshire. Reconstruction drawing of Stonehenge as it might have appeared in 1000 BC by Alan Sorrell

Background imageGraphic Collection: Old Wardour Castle in the Middle Ages J990030

Old Wardour Castle in the Middle Ages J990030
OLD WARDOUR CASTLE, Wiltshire. Aerial view reconstructon drawing of the castle as designed by Lord Lovel in the Middle Ages when it had a more warlike appearance. Drawing by Philip Corke

Background imageGraphic Collection: Housesteads Roman Fort J930498

Housesteads Roman Fort J930498
HADRIANs WALL, HOUSESTEADS ROMAN FORT, Northumberland. Reconstruction drawing by Alan SORRELL

Background imageGraphic Collection: Audi Sport Quattro S2

Audi Sport Quattro S2

Background imageGraphic Collection: Chester Roman Amphitheatre J040018

Chester Roman Amphitheatre J040018
CHESTER ROMAN AMPHITHEATRE, Cheshire. Aerial view reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team) of the amphitheatre in c.100 AD

Background imageGraphic Collection: Destruction of the Keep, Civil War, Scarborough Castle J000085

Destruction of the Keep, Civil War, Scarborough Castle J000085
SCARBOROUGH CASTLE, North Yorkshire. Reconstruction drawing of the destruction of the keeps west wall in 1645 during the English Civil War by Ivan Lapper

Background imageGraphic Collection: Kenilworth Castle J980114

Kenilworth Castle J980114
KENILWORTH CASTLE, Warwickshire. Aerial view reconstruction drawing of the castle in Tudor times by Ivan Lapper

Background imageGraphic Collection: Pickering Castle J850151

Pickering Castle J850151
PICKERING CASTLE, North Yorkshire. Reconstruction of castle in the early 13th century. Wooden keep & walls replaced by stone

Background imageGraphic Collection: Higgs boson event, ATLAS detector C013 / 6892

Higgs boson event, ATLAS detector C013 / 6892
Higgs boson event. Graphic of a transverse section through a detector showing one of the numerous particle collision events recorded during the search for the Higgs boson

Background imageGraphic Collection: Sainte Maxime French travel poster

Sainte Maxime French travel poster
Graphic and striking poster advertising the French holiday resort of Sainte Maxime on the Cote d Azur in the South of France

Background imageGraphic Collection: Goodrich Castle J910012

Goodrich Castle J910012
GOODRICH CASTLE, Herefordshire. The castle from the south as it may have appeared when newly completed at the end of the 13th century. Reconstruction drawing by Alan Sorrell, 1959

Background imageGraphic Collection: Christchurch Castle and Norman House N970003

Christchurch Castle and Norman House N970003
CHRISTCHURCH CASTLE & NORMAN HOUSE, Dorset. Aerial view of the Castle, Port and Priory depicted at the end of the 12th Century. Reconstruction drawing by Ivan Lapper

Background imageGraphic Collection: Stencil graffiti by Banksy N070360

Stencil graffiti by Banksy N070360
BANKSY GRAFFITI, Park Street, Bristol, Avon. Detail of stencil grafitti on the side of a building

Background imageGraphic Collection: Roman infantry practising combat J050053

Roman infantry practising combat J050053
HADRIANs WALL: BIRDOSWALD ROMAN FORT, Cumbria. Reconstruction drawing by Philip Corke of Roman auxiliary infantry practising combat in the Drill Hall. hadrian

Background imageGraphic Collection: Avebury Stone Circle J880248

Avebury Stone Circle J880248
AVEBURY STONE CIRCLE, Wiltshire. Reconstruction drawing " Harvest Ceremony at the Cove in Northern Inner Circle " by Judith Dobie, English Heritage Graphics Team

Background imageGraphic Collection: Holy Trinity Blythburgh MD41_00041

Holy Trinity Blythburgh MD41_00041
Holy Trinity Church, Church Lane, Blythburgh, Suffolk. A view from the marsh looking north-east past houses towards Holy Trinity Church. Pencil drawing by Charles Bannerman Phillips dated 1914

Background imageGraphic Collection: Sherborne Old Castle J960261

Sherborne Old Castle J960261
SHERBORNE OLD CASTLE, Dorset. The castle as it may have appeared in the mid-fourteenth century under the ownership of Robert Wyvil, Bishop of Salisbury

Background imageGraphic Collection: Flight simulation of a harrier jump-jet

Flight simulation of a harrier jump-jet
Harrier aircraft flight simulation. Supercomputer image of a Harrier aircraft hovering over a runway in a virtual wind tunnel

Background imageGraphic Collection: Polish anti-war poster -- Nie

Polish anti-war poster -- Nie
Polish anti-war poster of a ruined city in the silhouette of a falling bomb, with the single word Nie (No)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Furness Abbey J900267

Furness Abbey J900267
FURNESS ABBEY, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria. A reconstruction painting of Furness Abbey by Frank Gardiner (English Heritage Graphics Team)

Background imageGraphic Collection: Queen Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley J950051

Queen Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley J950051
KENILWORTH CASTLE, Warwickshire. A reconstruction drawing by Ivan Lapper of Queen Elizabeth I being welcomed to Kenilworth by Robert Dudley in July 1575

Background imageGraphic Collection: Wharram Percy Medieval Village J890258

Wharram Percy Medieval Village J890258
WHARRAM PERCY MEDIEVAL VILLAGE, North Yorkshire. Reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team) of the Norman church and semicircular apse & vicarage to the south

Background imageGraphic Collection: Dover Castle siege J020152

Dover Castle siege J020152
DOVER CASTLE, Kent. The siege of 1216. Reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn, English Heritage Graphics Team, of the French attack on the collapsed North Gate, East tower




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Unveiling the Secrets of History: A graphic journey through time and art. From Hadrian's Wall to Stonehenge, explore ancient wonders and iconic landmarks that tell tales of our past. Discover the intricate lines on a palmistry map, revealing mysteries hidden within our hands. Be captivated by Banksy's thought-provoking stencil graffiti, challenging societal norms with every stroke. Step into the grandeur of Conisbrough Castle and Sutton Hoo ship burial, where echoes of medieval times still resonate today. Marvel at the resilience of Silchester Roman City Walls, standing strong after centuries have passed. Immerse yourself in history with Kitchener's powerful poster from 1915, rallying nations during wartime struggles. Transport back to the golden age of travel as Hayling Island beckons you with its vibrant Southern Railway advertisement from 1923. Feel enchanted by Nunney Castle's picturesque ruins, whispering stories of chivalry and romance from long ago. Relive the legendary Battle of Hastings through captivating imagery that brings this historic event to life once more.