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John Collins Great Britain

from the Guardian

Dish for compliments

A cold, baked salmon, a mild mayonnaise and cucumber... Nigel Slater is hooked on a summer catch.


Hatch Court in the parish of Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset. Grade I listed, built c. 1755 in the Palladian style with Bath Stone by the wool merchant John Collins to the design of Thomas Prowse. Prowse an MP who designed houses for his friends, had previously designed the nearby Temple of Harmony + been consulted regarding the building of Hagley Hall, Worcs.


Bob Collins -- Shoe polisher Liverpool Street Station; c.1960 -- High quality art prints, framed prints, canvases -- Museum of London Prints


Photograph by John Robert Parsons, taken in 1865 at the London home of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, who invited him to photograph his favorite model (& lover), Jane Burden. Jane was also married to William Morris.


John Collins (b), Jonathan Walton (s), Great Britain, Men's Double Sculls, 2015 World Rowing Championships, Aiguebelette, France

from Mail Online

Treasure trove of classic cars worth £20m is snapped up by dealer

The Aladdin's cave of classic cars: £20million treasure trove of 27 vehicles is sold in one of Britain's biggest ever deals