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Unseen images of a lost London (when it really was a capital place to live!)

Tower Bridge (built 1886–1894) a combined bascule + suspension bridge in London which crosses the River Thames. Close to the Tower of London, from which it takes its name, it has become an iconic symbol of London. Officially opened 30.6.1894 by The Prince of Wales (the future King Edward VII), and his wife, Alexandra, Princess of Wales. shown here in 1893.

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Stockholm, Sweden.. i remember docking here via Tallink Cruise Ship with a very special person

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Top 10 wacky things to do in Berlin

Badeschiff (Bathing ship), Berlin http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2007/dec/13/berlin.top10#

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London in the 1920's - A Breton onion seller. Onion Johnnies are Breton farmers and agricultural labourers.

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Farragut Battle Cruiser

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Hunt for HMS Hood's bell to provide memorial to ship's 1,415 crew who drowned when it was sunk by the Bismark in 1941

HMS Hood in the Panama Canal in 1924, with crew topside. Many photos of this iconic but ultimately doomed 15 in battlecruiser on this board - Bismarck sank her (only 3 survivors) in May 1941.

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