Castle Rising (Norfolk England UK) is one of the most famous 12th Century castles in England. The stone keep, built in around 1140 AD, is amongst the finest surviving examples of its kind anywhere in the country...
The Magdalen Asylum Co. Cork., Ireland (See the skulls in the stairs?) Magdalene asylums were institutions from the 18th to the late-20th centuries ostensibly for "fallen women", a term used to imply sexual promiscuity. The first asylum in Ireland opened on Leeson Street in Dublin in 1765, founded by the Protestant Lady Arabella Denny.
Interior of Glasgow City Chambers (City Hall) this beautiful victorian architecture was the work of Scottish Architect William Young in 1888. The building was opened by Queen Victoria. Location: George Square, Glasgow, Scotland. Also known as "The Merchant City"
The Wallace Monument near Stirling, Scotland. The National Wallace Monument (generally known as the Wallace Monument) is a tower standing on the summit of Abbey Craig, a hilltop near Stirling in Scotland. It commemorates Sir William Wallace, the 13th century Scottish hero.
Sweeps, nomads, quacks and crawlers: The exotic down and outs of Victorian London captured on camera in the 1870s
FASCINATING PICTURES: Sweeps, nomads, quacks and crawlers: The exotic down and outs of Victorian London captured on camera in the 1870s (images by the late John Thompson http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Thomson_(photographer) now at the Bishopsgate Institute, London, England http://www.bishopsgate.org.uk/)