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The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 90

Posted in Architecture, Best pictures, Boats, Famous landmarks, Historical articles, History, Royalty, Sea, Ships, The Illustrated Times, War on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows a scene from the Indian Mutiny involving the 60th Rifles.

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Revolted Sepoys driven from a Walled Village near Guznee de Nugger by the 60th Rifles

The second picture shows the building of Alexandra Palace.

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State of the building for the Palace in Alexandra Park

The third picture shows the Sultan Abdul Aziz sailing to the Palace of Dolma Baktche on the Bosphorus.

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The Sultan Abdul Aziz proceeding in his Caique to the Palace of Dolma Baktche

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 89

Posted in Best pictures, Famous battles, Historical articles, History, Leisure, London, Royalty, Ships, The Illustrated Times, War on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows the Siege of Delhi.

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Before Delhi by Gustave Dore

The second picture shows Mr Dodd’s dustyard.

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Mr Dodd's dustyard

The third picture shows the grand Imperial Bed-Chamber found on board the Bretagne.

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The Empress's Bed-Chamber on Board the Bretagne

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 88

Posted in Architecture, Best pictures, Boats, Disasters, Famous landmarks, Historical articles, History, London, Railways, Rivers, Scotland, Ships, The Illustrated Times, Trade, Transport, Travel, War on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows the Great Fire in the Old Town, Edinburgh.

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The Great Fire in the Old Town, Edinburgh

The second picture shows Lyons Railway Station where troops are leaving Paris for the Army of Italy.

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Interior of the Lyons Railway Station, Troops leaving Paris for the Army of Italy by Gustave Janet

The third picture shows the Halfpenny Boat.

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London Sketches, the Halfpenny Boat

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 87

Posted in America, Architecture, Best pictures, Engineering, Heroes and Heroines, Historical articles, History, Law, London, Politics, Rivers, Ships, The Illustrated Times, Transport, War on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows the gigantic engineering works for the damming of the Nile.

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Gigantic Engineering Works for the Damming of the Nile

The second picture shows the disembarkation of the Remains of the late Lord Raglan.

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The Disembarkation of the Remains of the late Lord Raglan

The third picture shows a House of Detention for Female Rebels at Washington during the Civil War.

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House of Detention for Female Rebels at Washington

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 86

Posted in Animals, Architecture, Best pictures, Birds, Customs, English Literature, Famous landmarks, Heroes and Heroines, Historical articles, History, Leisure, London, The Illustrated Times, Wildlife on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows Bull-Fighting at Bayonne, with the Cavalcade proceeding to the Arena in the Place de Saint-Esprit.

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Bull-Fighting at Bayonne, the Cavalcade proceeding to the Arena in the Place de Saint-Esprit by Gustave Dore

The second picture shows an ancient house at Blackwall, said to have been the residence of Sir Walter Raleigh.

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Ancient House at Blackwall, said to have been the Residence of Sir Walter Raleigh

The third picture shows the Bird Show at the Crystal Palace.

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The Bird Show at the Crystal Palace

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 85

Posted in Architecture, Best pictures, British Towns, Famous landmarks, Historical articles, History, Institutions, Leisure, London, Philanthropy, Politics, The Illustrated Times, War on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows the London Orphan Asylum.

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London Orphan Asylum

The second picture shows Russian troops in Warsaw.

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Encampment of Russian Troops in Saxony-Place, Warsaw

The third picture shows the new People’s Park at Halifax, Yorkshire.

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Final Transfer of the People's Park at Halifax by Mr Frank Crossley, MP

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 84

Posted in Architecture, Best pictures, Castles, Disasters, Famous landmarks, Historical articles, History, Leisure, Scotland, The Illustrated Times on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows the destruction of the British Embassy in the Great Fire at Constantinople.

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The Great Fire at Constantinople, Destruction of the British Embassy

The second picture shows the Fort at Agra.

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The Fort at Agra

The third picture shows the public promenade in the Prince’s Street Gardens, Edinburgh.

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Promenade in the Prince's Street Gardens, Edinburgh

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 83

Posted in Africa, Architecture, Best pictures, Famous landmarks, Historical articles, History, Law, London, Politics, Religion, Rivers, Ships, The Illustrated Times, Trade on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows a street view in Delhi near the Jumna Musjid after the siege.

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Delhi, after the Siege, Street View near the Jumna Musjid

The second picture shows Moroccans collecting the Tax for the payment of the huge Spanish Indemnity set out in the Peace Treaty of 1860.

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Collecting the Tax for the Payment of the Spanish Indemnity at Mogador by C Yriarte

The third picture shows EW Basin at the London dock.

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EW Basin at the London dock

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 82

Posted in Architecture, Best pictures, British Cities, Disasters, Famous landmarks, Historical articles, History, Industry, Politics, Scotland, The Illustrated Times on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows the Air Shaft on fire after the Lund Hill Colliery Explosion.

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The Lund Hill Colliery Explosion, the Air Shaft on Fire by George Meason

The second picture shows the ruins of Kehl, which lies on the Rhine opposite Strasbourg.

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The Chief Street in Kehl, opposite Strasbourg, after its Bombardment by the French

The third picture shows the Hall of the Parliament House, Edinburgh.

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The Hall of the Parliament House, Edinburgh

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.

The best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, 81

Posted in Architecture, Best pictures, Famous landmarks, Flags, Geography, Historical articles, History, Institutions, London, Ships, The Illustrated Times on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

We have selected three of the best pictures from ‘The Illustrated Times’, a nineteenth-century illustrated newspaper and rich source of remarkable engravings.
The first picture shows Esseillon Fort, commanding the Route to Mount Cenis, in the Savoy Pass.

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Esseillon Fort, commanding the Route to Mount Cenis, in the Savoy Pass

The second picture shows Khisa Pussund, the King’s Palace at Lucknow.

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Khisa Pussund, the King's Palace at Lucknow

The third picture shows recruiting for the Navy on Tower Hill.

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Recruiting for the Navy, the Naval Rendezvous on Tower-Hill

High-resolution scans of all the illustrations from ‘The Illustrated Times’ (London 1855-1866) can be found in the Look and Learn picture library.