My First Historic Collection

  • Boys fishing, The Solent August 1960

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    Boys fishing, The Solent August 1960
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    JOHN CLEARE
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    1960; black & white; boy; coast; dinghy; England; fishing; Isle of Wight; monochrome; oars; ocean; relaxing; Seaview; Solent; summer; tranquil; youngster; youth; lazy
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    Two lads fishing in the SOLENT off Seaview on the Isle of Wight coast. August 1960 ref: B/95/3
  • Battle of Talavera - 1809

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    Battle of Talavera - 1809
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    battle; carnage; combat; fight; war; warriors; infantry; Peninsula War; British; engraving; bayonet; charge; historic; blood lust; Spain; Wellington; courage; death; glory, soldiers, French, Talavera, 1809, Spain, General Victor, General Sebastini,...
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    The PENINSULA WAR, the BATTLE of TALAVERA 1809 : the bayonet charge by the British infantry which paralysed superior French forces under the command of Generals Victor and Sebastiani, carried the day for Wellington. My ref 12959 From Cassells History of...
  • Coeur de Lion assaults Jaffa. 1192.

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    Coeur de Lion assaults Jaffa. 1192.
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    battle; fight; war; carnage; combat; carnage; Crusade; medieval; Saracens; crusaders; beach; landing; Holy Land; King Richard; Coeur de Lion; Jaffa; armour; knights; warriors; Palestine; Saladin; ship, knights, soldiers, armour, Palestine, city, siege,...
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    The Third Crusade - 1192 A.D : King Richard l - "Coeur de Lion" - leads an opposed landing at Jaffa in the Holy Land. The city was captured, it was Richard's final victory in the Crusade. From Cassells History of England, published in the...
  • Battle of Bosworth-1485

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    Battle of Bosworth-1485
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    battle; fight; war; carnage; combat; combat; courage; blood lust; death; glory; soldier; historic; black & white; monochrome; warriors; engraving; Bosworth; 1485; Richard lll; Wars of the Roses; Lancastrian; Yorkist; Knights; armour; horsemen; Henry...
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    The BATTLE OF BOSWORTH FIELD, 1485, Richard lll in action. The culminating battle of the Wars of the Roses, King Richard's Lancastrian army was decisively beaten and Richard killed by the Yorkist troops of Henry of Richmond - Henry Tudor who became...
  • Battle of Pavia - 1525

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    Battle of Pavia - 1525
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    black & white; blood lust; courage; death; engraving; glory; historic; monochrome; soldier; warriors; Pavia; Italy; 1525; Franco-Imperial Wars; King Francis l; France; Spain; Imperial Army; Charles V; Holy Roman Empire; Emperor; surrender; defeat;...
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    Battle of Pavia, 1525 , Franco-Imperial Wars : King Francis l of France is captured by the victorious Spanish troops of the Imperial Army of Charles V - the Holy Roman Emporer. Pavia is on the Ticino River near Milan. my ref: 12701 from Cassells History...
  • Battle of Chalgrove Field - 1643

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    Battle of Chalgrove Field - 1643
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    battle; fight; war; carnage; combat; black & white; cavalry; Civil War; courage; death; defeat; engraving; glory; historic; monochrome; soldier; warriors; Hampden; Parliament; Chalgrove; Cromwell; Parliament; Prince Rupert; England; Oxford, 1643,...
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    The BATTLE OF CHALGROVE FIELD 1643 - during the English Civil War : John Hampden, Cromwell's right-hand-man, is carried from the field mortally wounded. The Parliamentary forces were defeated by Royalist cavalry under Prince Rupert. my ref: 12703...
  • Battle of Naseby - 1645

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    Battle of Naseby - 1645
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    battle, fight, war, combat, carnage, ; black & white; cavalry; Civil War; defeat; engraving; fight; historic; King; monochrome; Royalist; soldier; warriors; Naseby; 1645; Charles l; King Charles; Roundheads; New Model Army; Cromwell; England;...
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    BATTLE OF NASEBY 1645, the decisive battle of the English Civil War : the King, Charles l, rides up in despair crying "One charge more and the victory is ours yet! " But the Royalist army was soundly beaten by the New Model Army led by Fairfax...
  • Battle of Killiecrankie - 1689

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    Battle of Killiecrankie - 1689
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    battle; black & white; carnage; cavalry; Civil War; combat; courage; charge, charger, war horse, death; engraving; fight; glory; historic; infantry; monochrome; rebellion; soldier; war; warriors; Jacobite; Scotland; Killiecrankie; 1689; uprising;...
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    The BATTLE OF KILLIECRANKIE - 1689 - during the First Jacobite Uprising: John Graham of Claverhouse - Viscount Dundee known as "Bonnie Dundee" - supporting the return of King James ll - is struck down charging at the head of his wild...
  • Romans invasion, Kent, 55 B.C.

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    Romans invasion, Kent, 55 B.C.
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    battle; black & white; Britons; combat; courage; death; England; engraving; fight; glory; historic; invasion; Kent; monochrome; Romans; Ships; Shore; soldier; war; warriors; Julius Caesar; galleys; 55 BC; legionaires; standard-bearer; Deal; ships;...
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    Landing of the Romans in Kent, 55 B.C. : Julius Caesar with 80 ships and two legions made an opposed landing, probably near Deal. After pressing a little way inland against fierce opposition and losing ships in a storm, he retired back across the...
  • Lady Ethelflaed in battle - 910-918

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    Lady Ethelflaed in battle - 910-918
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    battle; black & white; Britons; carnage; cavalry; combat; courage; Dark Ages; death; England; engraving; fight; glory; heroine; historic; infantry; Mercia; Queen; soldier; Wales; war; warriors; woman; leadership; charisma; charge; horsemen; Welsh;...
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    Queen Ethelflaed, known as the 'Lady of the Mercans', daughter of Alfred the Great and sister of his successor, Edward the Elder, frequently led the Merican forces into battle herself against the invading Welsh tribes between 910 and 918 A.D.`...
  • Battle of Hastings, 1066

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    Battle of Hastings, 1066
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    archers; arrow; battle; black & white; carnage; courage; death; defeat; England; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; historic; invasion; King; leadership; medieval; monochrome; soldiers; war; warriors; Anglo-Saxons; Normans; William the Conqueror;...
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    The decisive Battle of Hastings. or 'Senlac Field', in 1066, between the invading army of Duke William of Norman and the Anglo Saxon forces under King Harold, marked the end of Saxon England and put William l - " The Conqueror" on...
  • Sea fight off Calais, 1217

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    Sea fight off Calais, 1217
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    battle; black & white; carnage; England; engraving; fight; France; French; historic; medieval; monochrome; sea battle; ships; soldiers; victory; war; warriors; English Channel; sea; 1217; Anglo-French wars; First Hundred Years War; Calais; fleet;...
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    Battle of the English Channel, 1217 .during the Anglo-French War of 1152-1259, often known as the 'First Hundred Years War' : in this sea fight off Calais a formidable French fleet of 80 sail under Eustace the Monk was decimated by 40 English...
  • Battle of Evesham - 1265

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    Battle of Evesham - 1265
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    battle; black & white; carnage; cavalry; courage; death; England; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; horsemen; King; knights; leadership; medieval; monochrome; rebellion; soldiers; war; warriors; Evesham; 1265; Simon de Montfort;...
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    The BATTLE OF EVESHAM - 1265 - during the Rebellion of Simon de Montfort : the elderly King Henry lll, armed and bought to the battle as a prisoner by the rebels, is rescued by his son, Prince Edward, later King Edward 1. my ref: 12721 from Cassells...
  • Siege of Dunbar - 1336

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    Siege of Dunbar - 1336
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    arrow; battle; black & white; carnage; charisma; courage; death; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; heroine; historic; invasion; leadership; medieval; monochrome; Scotland; siege; soldiers; war; warriors; woman; Dunbar; 1336; Edward lll; Black...
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    SIEGE of DUNBAR -1336 - during the Invasion of Scotland by Edward lll. "Black Agnes", Countess of March, daughter of the Earl of Moray and chatelaine of Dundee, leads the defence against English troops under the Earl of Salisbury. Dundee was...
  • Battle of Crecy - 1346

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    Battle of Crecy - 1346
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    archers; armour; arrow; battle; black & white; carnage; cavalry; charge; charisma; courage; death; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; France; glory; historic; horsemen; infantry; knights; leadership; medieval; monochrome; soldiers; victory; war;...
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    BATTLE OF CRECY - 1346 - during the (Second) Hundred Years War : the Black Prince wins his spurs at this desperate battle in which Edward lll's exhausted troops smashed the vastly superior French army of King Philip and his allies. The French...
  • Siege of Waterford - 1170

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    Siege of Waterford - 1170
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    armour; battle; fight; war; combat; carnage; black & white; blood lust; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; invasion; knights; medieval; monochrome; Normans; siege; soldier; spearmen; victory; war; warriors;...
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    The SIEGE OF WATERFORD - 1170 - during the English Invasion of Ireland : 'Strongbow' - the Earl of Pembroke - invades Ireland with a small force of Anglo-Norman knights and sacks Waterford, defended by Dermot MacMurrogh, the King of Leinster....
  • Battle of Corwen, 1165

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    Battle of Corwen, 1165
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    battle; fight; war; combat; carnage; black & white; blood lust; courage; death; defeat; defence; England; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; infantry; invasion; medieval; monochrome; rebellion; soldier; spearmen; Wales; war; warriors;...
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    BATTLE OF CORWEN - 1165 - during his attempted conquest of Wales, the English forces under Henry ll were bloodily repulsed at Corwen in 1165 by the Welsh tribes led by Rees-ap-Gryffith. my ref: 12731 from Cassells History of England-circa 1890
  • Battle of Albuera - 1811

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    Battle of Albuera - 1811
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    battle; fight, war, combat, carnage, ; black & white; blood lust; cavalry; combat; courage; death; defeat; engraving; foot soldiers; France; French; glory; historic; infantry; monochrome; Peninsula War; soldier; soldiers; victory; war; warriors;...
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    The BATTLE OF ALBUERA - 1811 - in Spain during the Peninsula War : there was great carnage at this engagement between Wellington's army led by General Beresford and the Napoleonic French army of Marshall Soult. The day was eventually won by the...
  • Battle of Quatre Bras - 1815

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    Battle of Quatre Bras - 1815
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    banner; battle; bayonet; Belgium; carnage; cavalry; charge; fight; foot soldiers; French; glory; historic; horsemen; infantry; musket; painting; red coats; soldiers; square; standard; union jack; victory; war; warriors; Waterloo; smoke of battle;...
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    BATTLE OF QUATRE BRAS - 1815 - during the Napoleonic War. This fierce battle just two days earlier was the opening engagement of the great and finally decisive battle of Waterloo itself. Marshall Ney attacked a formation of Wellinton's army and...
  • Battle of Waterloo - 1815

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    FOT685510
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    Battle of Waterloo - 1815
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    battle; bayonet; Belgium; black & white; carnage; charge; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; French; glory; historic; infantry; monochrome; musket; soldiers; square; victory; war; warriors; Waterloo; 1815; Napoleonic Wars;...
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    The BATTLE OF WATERLOO - 1815 - marked the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Here Wellington's British infantry fight it out with Napoleon's crack Old Guard. Wellington remarked afterwards that it was a "close-run thing" - Waterloo was...
  • Paris Barricades, Civil War - 1848

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    Paris Barricades, Civil War - 1848
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    battle; black & white; carnage; Civil War; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; France; French; glory; historic; infantry; leadership; monochrome; musket; rebellion; soldiers; warriors; 1848; Paris; barricade; Revolution;...
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    FIGHTING at the PARIS BARRICADES - 1848 - during the February Revolution, the revolt by the citizens against the so-called July Monarchy of France. The insurrection led to the abdication of the 'Citizen King' Louis-Philippe,the founding of the...
  • Battle of Sobraon - 1846

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    Battle of Sobraon - 1846
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    Army; battle; black & white; British; carnage; cavalry; charge; charisma; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; horsemen; India; leadership; monochrome; smoke of battle; victory; warriors; sword; sabre; artillery;...
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    The BATTLE of SOBRAON, 1846 : This was the decisive battle of the First Sikh War and General Sir Hugh Gough's victory over Sirdar Runjet Singh's army led the way to the Annexation of the Punjab. Here the British cavalry - the 3rd Queen's...
  • Siege of Badejos, 1812,

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    FOT685517
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    Siege of Badejos, 1812,
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    Army; battle; bayonet; British; charisma; colour; commander; courage; death; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; infantry; leadership; musket; Napoleonic Wars; painting; Peninsula War; red coats; redoubt; sabre; siege; soldiers; sword; victory; war;...
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    SIEGE of BADEJOS - 1812 - Peninsula War : Wellington found the town of Badejos stoutly defended by the French forces of its Govenor, General Philippon. Here the British storm troops, the 'Forlorn Hope', creep up before dawn to breach the...
  • Death of General Braddock - 1755

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    FOT685518
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    Death of General Braddock - 1755
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    Army; assault; attack; battle; bayonet; black & white; British; carnage; commander; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; French; historic; infantry; leadership; monochrome; musket; natives; officer; soldiers; war; warriors;...
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    DEFEAT and Death of GENERAL BRADDOCK - 1755 - in an Indian ambush during the French Wars in North America: Braddock's 1200 Britsh Redcoats were ambushed close to Fort Duquesne by Indians under French leadership. After having three horses shot under...
  • Quebec - Death of Wolfe, 1759

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    FOT685520
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    Quebec - Death of Wolfe, 1759
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    JOHN CLEARE
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    America; Army; assault; attack; banner; battle; black & white; British; carnage; charisma; colour; commander; courage; death; engraving; fight; flag; foot soldiers; French; French Wars; glory; historic; Indians; infantry; leadership; monochrome;...
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    BATTLE of Quebec - the death of Wolfe - 1759 - French Wars in North America : after scaling the Heights of Abraham the British troops defeated the French defenders outside the city. General Wolfe, leading from the front, was mortally wounded and when...
  • Battle of the Saintes - 1782

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    FOT685521
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    Battle of the Saintes - 1782
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    America; attack; battle; black & white; British; carnage; commander; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; flag; glory; historic; monochrome; sea battle; ships; smoke of battle; victory; Saintes; Ville de Paris; Man o'War; warship; wooden...
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    BATTLE of the SAINTES, capture of the VILLE DE PARIS - 1782 - American War of Independence : an incident in the battle when Captain Cornwallis in HMS Canada, closed with and captured the largest ship in the world at the time, the flagship of the French...
  • Siege of Saragossa, Spain - 1808

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    FOT685522
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    Siege of Saragossa, Spain - 1808
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    black & white; carnage; charisma; courage; death; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; heroine; historic; leadership; monochrome; musket; Napoleon; Napoleonic Wars; Peninsula War; redoubt; siege; soldiers; Spain; sword; war; warriors; Wellington;...
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    SIEGE of SARAGOSSA - 1808 - the "Maid of Sargossa" - Pennisula War : General Lefebre of Marshall Murat's French army laid siege to the city of Saragossa, held by the Spanish General Palafox. At a crucial moment, Augustina - a 22 year old...
  • Battle of Trafalgar- 1805

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    FOT685523
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    Battle of Trafalgar- 1805
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    attack; British; cannon; commander; fleet; French; leadership; Man o'War; monochrome; mortal wound; musket; Napoleon; Napoleonic Wars; navy; ocean; painting; sail; sea battle; ships; wooden wall; HMS Victory; Nelson; hero; smoke of battle;...
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    BATTLE of TRAFALGAR - 1805, Napoleonic War : the death of Admiral Nelson. mortally wounded by a sharpshooter on the mizzen top of the French ship Redoubtable at the height of the battle, is well known. Nelson's fleet annihilated the combind French...
  • Battle of Cape Passaro - 1718

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    FOT685524
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    Battle of Cape Passaro - 1718
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    attack; battle; black & white; British; cannon; carnage; commander; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; flag; fleet; glory; historic; Man o'War; monochrome; navy; ocean; sail; sea; sea battle; ships; smoke of battle; victory; war;...
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    The BATTLE of CAPE PASSARO in 1718 was a prelude to the War of the Quadruple Alliance. Admiral Byng's British fleet utterly destroyed a Spanish fleet under Admiral de Gaztaneta off the south-eastern tip of Sicily . 13 of 18 Spanish ships were taken...
  • Bombardment of Le Havre - 1759

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    Bombardment of Le Havre - 1759
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    Admiral Rodney; artillery; assault; attack; battle; black & white; British; cannon; commander; courage; engraving; fight; fleet; France; French; French Wars; glory; gunner; historic; invasion; Man o'War; monochrome; navy; ocean; sail; sea; sea...
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    RODNEY BOMBARDS LE HAVRE - 1759 : during the Seven Years War with France, Admiral Rodney raided this important French naval base, destroying men-o'-war and other shipping, and thus forstalling a threatened invasion of England. my ref: 12947 from...
  • American Assault on Quebec - 1775

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    American Assault on Quebec - 1775
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    JOHN CLEARE
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    America; American War of Independence; Army; assault; attack; battle; bayonet; black & white; British; Canada; carnage; charge; city; courage; death; defeat; defences; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; General; glory; historic; infantry; invasion;...
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    ASSAULT on Quebec -1775 - American War of Independence : during the American invasion of Canada, United States troops under General Montgomery attempted to capture Quebec but were repulsed in an assault on Quebec Lower Town during a fierce snowstorm and...
  • Battle of Assaye ( Argaum ) - 1803

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    Battle of Assaye ( Argaum ) - 1803
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    Army; assault; attack; battle; black & white; carnage; cavalry; charge; courage; death; engraving; fight; glory; historic; horsemen; India; monochrome; natives; sabre; soldiers; victory; war; warriors; 1803; Assaye; Argaum; Mahratta War; moonlight;...
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    The BATTLE of ASSAYE (or Argaum) in 1803, during the 2nd. Mahratta War, was decided by a moonlight charge by the cavalry of Sir Arthur Wellesley (later the Duke of Wellington). A small British force defeated the vastly superior army of the Mahratta...
  • Siege of Ratisbon -1809

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    FOT685528
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    Siege of Ratisbon -1809
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    JOHN CLEARE
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    assault; attack; battle; black & white; carnage; charisma; city; commander; courage; death; defences; defenders; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; French; General; glory; historic; infantry; leadership; monochrome; Napoleon; Napoleonic Wars; officer;...
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    SIEGE of RATISBON - 1809 - Napoleonic Wars : an incident during the hard fought siege of the Austrian town by French troops under Marshall Lannes, which was watched by Napoleon himself. A breach was made in the walls but the attackers were falling back...
  • Battle of Barnet - 1471

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    FOT685578
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    Battle of Barnet - 1471
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    battle; black & white; carnage; Civil War; courage; death; defeat; England; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; historic; infantry; knights; leadership; medieval; monochrome; rebellion; soldiers; war; warriors; Wars of the Roses; spear; halberd; mace;...
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    The BATTLE OF BARNET (1471) - Wars of the Roses : the death of Warwick the Kingmaker, the Lancastrian leader, at the hands of the troops of Edward of York - King Edward lV. my ref: 12965 from Cassells History of England-circa 1890
  • Battle of Stoke - 1487

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    FOT685579
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    Battle of Stoke - 1487
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    JOHN CLEARE
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    armour; arrow; battle; black & white; carnage; cavalry; Civil War; commander; courage; death; defeat; England; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; historic; horsemen; infantry; knights; leadership; medieval; monochrome; rebellion; soldiers; war;...
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    BATTLE of STOKE - 1487 - the last stand of Martin Schwarz and his German mercenaries. This was the final action in the Wars of the Roses. The Earl of Lincoln aided by German mercenaries under Martin Schwarz, rebelled against King Henry Vll in an effort...
  • Battle of Dorylaeum - 1097, Crusades

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    FOT685580
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    Battle of Dorylaeum - 1097, Crusades
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    Army; assault; attack; battle; black & white; carnage; charge; charger; charisma; commander; courage; crusades; death; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; horsemen; knights; leadership; medieval; monochrome; natives; soldiers;...
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    FIRST BATTLE of DORYLAEUM - 1097 - First Crusade : during this battle against the Suljuk Turks, the hard pressed French Crusaders were rallied by Robert of Normandy to save the day. my ref: 12973 from Cassells History of England-circa 1890
  • Battle of Homildon Hill - 1402

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    FOT685581
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    Battle of Homildon Hill - 1402
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    JOHN CLEARE
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    3139 x 3189 px
    Keywords
    archers; armour; Army; arrow; attack; battle; black & white; carnage; cavalry; charge; charger; courage; death; defeat; England; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; historic; horsemen; infantry; invasion; King; knights; medieval; monochrome; Scotland;...
    Description
    BATTLE of HOMILDON HILL -1402 - Anglo-Scottish Wars : a Scottish army of 10,000 picked men under the Earl of Douglas, returning to Scotland after rampaging through Northumberland, was intercepted by English forces led by the Earl of Nurthumberland, his...
  • Battle of Azotus, 1191, Crusades

    Image ID
    FOT685582
    Caption
    Battle of Azotus, 1191, Crusades
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3543 x 2762 px
    Keywords
    armour; Army; attack; banner; battle; Azotus; black & white; carnage; cavalry; charge; charger; charisma; christians; commander; courage; crusades; death; engraving; fight; flag; glory; historic; Holy Land; horsemen; infantry; infidel; King;...
    Description
    BATTLE of AZOTUS (1191) - the Third Crusade : King Richard 1 - "Coeur de Lion' - rallies the hard-pressed Anglo-French Crusaders against Saladin and his Saracens to win this battle near Jaffa on the coast of the Holy Land. my ref: 12977 from...
  • Death of Llywelyn the Last - 1292

    Image ID
    FOT685583
    Caption
    Death of Llywelyn the Last - 1292
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3543 x 2715 px
    Keywords
    armour; attack; battle; black & white; charisma; courage; death; defeat; England; fight; foot soldiers; glory; historic; infantry; last-stand; leadership; medieval; monochrome; mortal wound; rebellion; soldiers; spearmen; spears; war; warriors;...
    Description
    LLYWELYN'S LAST FIGHT - 1282 - Conquest of Wales : the death of Prince Llywelyn ap Gruffydd - Llywelyn the Last - at Irfon Bridge near Builth Wells at the hands of the English troops of Edward 1, marked the end of Welsh Independence. my ref: 12982l...
  • Siege of Athlone -1691 - Ireland

    Image ID
    FOT685584
    Caption
    Siege of Athlone -1691 - Ireland
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3543 x 2764 px
    Keywords
    Army; assault; attack; banner; battle; bayonet; black & white; breach; carnage; charge; charisma; city; courage; death; defences; defenders; engraving; fight; flag; foot soldiers; glory; historic; infantry; Jacobite; mercenary; monochrome; mortal...
    Description
    ASSAULT on ATHLONE - 1691 - during the Williamite Wars in Ireland: After an abortive attempt the previous year, Government troops under the Dutch General Ginkell, including French Huguenots and a Danish division, again laid siege to the strongly...
  • Naval Battle, War of 1812

    Image ID
    FOT685585
    Caption
    Naval Battle, War of 1812
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3543 x 2793 px
    Keywords
    1812; America; attack; battle; black & white; British; carnage; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; historic; Man o'War; monochrome; navy; North America; ocean; sail; sea; sea battle; ships; smoke of battle; United States; victory; war;...
    Description
    NAVAL ENGAGEMENT - WAR of 1812 : the large and powerful U.S. frigate 'Constitution' , Capt.Hull, fell in with the small British frigate 'Guerriere' , Capt Dacres, which was bound for Halifax, Nova Scotia for a refit. In the...
  • Battle of Whampoa Reach, 1840, China

    Image ID
    FOT685586
    Caption
    Battle of Whampoa Reach, 1840, China
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3543 x 2832 px
    Keywords
    attack; battle; black & white; British; carnage; courage; death; defeat; engraving; fight; fleet; historic; Man o'War; monochrome; natives; navy; sail; sea; sea battle; ships; smoke of battle; victory; war; warriors; warship; ambush; China;...
    Description
    The NAVAL BATTLE of WHAMPOA REACH, 1840, during the First Opium War. A small British naval detachment under Capt. Sir H. Flemming Stenhouse attempting to sail upriver to Canton was ambushed in Whampoa Reach by more than 40 Chinese war junks. In the...
  • Battle of Meeanee, 1843, India.

    Image ID
    FOT685587
    Caption
    Battle of Meeanee, 1843, India.
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3543 x 2747 px
    Keywords
    attack; battle; black & white; British; carnage; cavalry; charge; charger; courage; death; engraving; fight; foot soldiers; historic; horsemen; India; infantry; monochrome; natives; sabre; soldiers; victory; war; war horse; warriors; Meeanee; Miani;...
    Description
    The BATTLE of MEEANEE( or Miani ) - 1843 - during the Conquest of Sindh (Scinde)in : in this battle near the Indian city of Hyderabad, General Sir Charles Napier's Army of some 2,000 men engaged the 36,000 strong army of the Talpur Amirs of Scinde,...
  • Southend - Andy Capp stall, 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693066
    Caption
    Southend - Andy Capp stall, 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3673 px
    Keywords
    black & white; business; England; girl; hat; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; street-scene; summer; town; woman; work; flat-hat; cap; seaside; resort; stall; Andy Capp; selling; Southend; 1960; holiday; fancy hat
    Description
    SOUTHEND-ON-SEA - Fancy Hat stall outside seafront public house. Andy Capp was a popular Daily Mirror cartoon character - the archtypal male chauvinist slob. September 1960 ref: 6/17 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Barrow-in-Furness, ship launch, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693067
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, ship launch, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4250 x 3930 px
    Keywords
    Barrow-in-Furness; boat; coast; construction; cranes; Cumbria; dress; engineering; industry; Lancashire; launch; nineteen-sixties; ocean; ship; shipbuilding; shipyard; summer; town; transport; unfinished; Vickers; Walney; youngster; youth; girls;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbrian coast (was Lancashire at the time ) : the Methane Princess, a bulk gas carrier, is launched from the Vickers Shipyard on Barrow Island - view over the Walney Channel from Vickerstown. June 1963 ref: 832/01 © JOHN CLEARE /...
  • Barrow-in-Furness, street scene, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693068
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, street scene, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5289 x 3189 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; Barrow-in-Furness; buildings; colour; Cumbria; dress; England; estate; girl; homes; lady; man; nineteen-sixties; street scene; summer; tenement; town; Vickers; woman; youth; cyclist; bicycle; symmetry; graphic; homes; urban, 1963
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, ship-building town on the Cumbrian coast (was Lancashire at the time) : street scene among the tenement blocks of Devonshire Buildings.June 1963 ref: 832/B/6 ©JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Barrow-in-Furness, tenements, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693069
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, tenements, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4112 x 3250 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; Barrow-in-Furness; boy; buildings; clothing; colour; Cumbria; England; estate; homes; kerb-side; kid; motor-bike; nineteen-sixties; scooter; street scene; summer; tenement; town; transport; Vickers; wash-day; washing; youngster; 1963;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbrian coast ( was Lancashire at the time ) - the distinctive tenements of Devonshire Buildings house workers in the Vickers Shipyard. June 1963
  • Barrow-in-Furness - cobbles, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693070
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness - cobbles, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3240 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; Barrow-in-Furness; black & white; buildings; crane; Cumbria; dock; domestic; engineering; England; estate; homes; industry; kerb-side; Lancashire; monochrome; moody; nineteen-sixties; town; cobbles; rails; tram lines; car; road,...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS : street scene - tram lines lead towards the Dock where the Methane Princess',a bulk gas-carrier just launched, is fitting out. June 1963. ref: 831/D/9 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Barrow-in-Furness, street -1963

    Image ID
    FOT693071
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, street -1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5746 x 3094 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; Barrow-in-Furness; black & white; buildings; crane; Cumbria; distance; England; industry; Lancashire; monochrome; shipyard; street scene; town; Vickers; car; villas; artisan dwellings; terrace; respectable; homes; houses, symmetry, urban,
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria coast (was Lancashire at the time) - a residential street scene with the giant cranes at the Vickers Shipyard on Barrow Island always in sight. June 1963. ref: 831/A/7 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Barrow-in-Furness, end-of-shift

    Image ID
    FOT693072
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, end-of-shift
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5640 x 3100 px
    Keywords
    Barrow-in-Furness; black & white; bridge; business; crowd; Cumbria; dress; engineering; group; industry; Lancashire; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; people; shipyard; street scene; tired; town; transport; Vickers; bus; bicycle; cyclist; workers;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria coast ( was Lancashire at the time ) - workers at the Vickers Shipyard on Barrow Island stream home across the Michaelson Road swing bridge spanning the Dock at the end of their shift. June 1963. ref: 831/31 © JOHN CLEARE /...
  • Barrow-in-Furness - shift end, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693073
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness - shift end, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    6004 x 3257 px
    Keywords
    Barrow-in-Furness; Bridge; clothing; crane; cranes; crowd; Cumbria; deprivation; dress; engineering; England; group; hats; industry; Lancashire; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; people; shipyard; street scene; tired; town; transport; Vickers; work;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria coast ( was Lancashire at the time ) - workers from the Vickers Shipyard on Barrow Island steam home over the Jubilee bridge to Vickerstown at the end of their shift. June 1963. ref: 831/2 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera...
  • Barrow-in-Furness, shift end -1963

    Image ID
    FOT693074
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, shift end -1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5560 x 3071 px
    Keywords
    Barrow-in-Furness; black & white; clothing; crowd; Cumbria; dress; engineering; England; group; industry; kerb-side; Lancashire; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; people; shipyard; street scene; town; Vickers; work; workers; shift-end; bicycle;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumberland coast ( was Lancashire at the time ) - Shift end at the Vickers Shipyard on Barrow Island, workers stream home over the swing bridge spannig the dock. ref: 831/G/5 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • The Bicester Hunt - November 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693075
    Caption
    The Bicester Hunt - November 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3018 px
    Keywords
    hunt; Bicester; fox; autumn; tradition; horses; riders; countryside; woman; man; England; huntsman; 1962; nineteen-sixties; monochrome; black-white; rural; countryman; hats; side-saddle; lady
    Description
    FOX HUNTING - the Bicester - followed regularly by the tycoon Nubar Gulbenkian - rides out on a November morning in 1962. ref: 615/2 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Birmingham - milk float, 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693076
    Caption
    Birmingham - milk float, 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5362 x 3281 px
    Keywords
    Birmingham; black & white; city; England; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; residential street; milkman; milk float; horse; delivery; suburb; dairy; Streetly; 1964; tradesman; selling; milk, edge of town,
    Description
    BIRMINGHAM - Streetly : Horse-drawn milk delivery on the edge of yown where the houses run out into open country. November 1964. ref: 1349/D/13a © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Cardiff - Butetown Docks, Feb 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693078
    Caption
    Cardiff - Butetown Docks, Feb 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3879 px
    Keywords
    black & white; boat; cargo; coast; docks, ; funnel; masts; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; ocean; ship; Wales; Cardiff; Butetown; 1962; lifeboat,
    Description
    Cardiff - Butetown Docks, still busy. February 1962. ref: 275/6 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Chepstow-Aust Ferry, R. Severn 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693079
    Caption
    Chepstow-Aust Ferry, R. Severn 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4250 x 3392 px
    Keywords
    1962; black & white; boat; river bank, monochrome; nineteen-sixties; rural; Wales; transport; Chepstow; Aust; River; ferry; Severn; England; jetty; passengers; cyclist; shore; harbour, cars, vehicles,
    Description
    The CHEPSTOW-AUST vehicular ferry across the River Severn, is seen arriving at the Chepstow jetty on the western shore. This time-honoured ferry was replaced by the (first) Severn Bridge on which construction had just begun nearby. February 1962 ref:...
  • City gent in uniform-1960

    Image ID
    FOT693080
    Caption
    City gent in uniform-1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3704 px
    Keywords
    black & white; bowler; briefcase; business; businessman; cab; city-gent; England; gentleman; hat; London; man; monochrome; motivation; nineteen-sixties; smart; street-scene; taxi; tradition; uniform; 1960; dress; fashion; suit; 5.1;
    Description
    London - City Gent in 'uniform' alights from taxi, April 1960. ref: F/89/2 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Pensioner + Corner Shop 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693081
    Caption
    Pensioner + Corner Shop 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3469 px
    Keywords
    black & white; corner-shop; elderly; England; lonely; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; OAP; pensioner; pram; residential street; shop; shopping; street scene; street-corner; terraced-cottages; town; widower; 1964; Guildford; boy, shop window,
    Description
    Pensioner Ernest Harvey, a lonely widower, has bought a loaf of bread at his local corner shop. May 1964. ref: 1119/10 © John Cleare / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Derby Day, Epsom Downs - 1965

    Image ID
    FOT693082
    Caption
    Derby Day, Epsom Downs - 1965
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3633 px
    Keywords
    1965; black & white; cigarette; crowd; Derby Day; England; Epsom Downs; fashion; gentleman; horse race; jockey; lady; monochrome; morning dress; nineteen-sixties; owner; patronising; people; top hat; uniform; briefing
    Description
    EPSOM DOWNS, DERBY DAY - June 1965 : owner and jockey in the Saddling Enclosure. ref: 1545/A/5 © JOHN.CLEARE/ Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Derby Day - June 1965

    Image ID
    FOT693083
    Caption
    Derby Day - June 1965
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4683 x 3100 px
    Keywords
    1965; black & white; crowd; culture; Derby Day; England; Epsom Downs; gentleman; horse race; monochrome; morning dress; nineteen-sixties; people; top hat; uniform; race horse; hats; flat hat; cap
    Description
    Epsom Downs - the sublime and the 'cor blimey - Derby Day, June 1965. ref: 1545/A/4 ©JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Market Fashion Boutique -1960

    Image ID
    FOT693084
    Caption
    Market Fashion Boutique -1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3054 px
    Keywords
    1960; Aldershot; black & white; business; clothing; dress; England; fashion; girl; lady; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; street scene; town; woman; work; Market; stall; coats; shop; selling
    Description
    Fashion boutique, Aldershot Market - October 1960 ref: C/85/3 © John Cleare / Mountain Camera
  • Ebbw Vale - street scene, Feb 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693085
    Caption
    Ebbw Vale - street scene, Feb 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4250 x 3635 px
    Keywords
    1962; black & white; boy; chimney; deprivation; distance; Ebbw Vale; factory; girl; houses; industry; moody; nineteen-sixties; people; pollution; residential street; smoke; steel-works; street scene; symmetry; terraced-cottages; Wales; Welsh...
    Description
    South Wales Valleys - EBBW VALE - Sunday morning street scene, February 1962. Steel had been made here since 1778 but 40 years later the works closed and the valley became a seriously deprressed area. ref: 274/36 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture...
  • Market Fruit Stall - 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693086
    Caption
    Market Fruit Stall - 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4321 x 3100 px
    Keywords
    1960; Aldershot; black & white; business; England; fruit; girl; greengrocer; Market; money; nineteen-sixties; pound; prices; scales; shilling; stall; town; weights and measures; woman; work; shop; selling
    Description
    Market FRUIT STALL - Aldershot - 1960 ref: C/84/3 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • London - City gents - 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693087
    Caption
    London - City gents - 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4250 x 3403 px
    Keywords
    black & white; bowler; briefcase; business; businessman; city-gent; England; gentleman; hat; London; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; smart; tradition; uniform; dress, 1960, underground, train, newspaper,
    Description
    London : City gents in 'uniform' en route to the office. April 1960 ref: A/35/21 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Glasgow - in the old Gorbals - 1961

    Image ID
    FOT693088
    Caption
    Glasgow - in the old Gorbals - 1961
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4412 x 3100 px
    Keywords
    1961; atmospheric; black & white; boy; child; city; decrepit; dilapidated; deprivation; Glasgow; Gorbals; graffito; nineteen-sixties; old Gorbals; play; residential street; rubbish; Scotland; slum; squalor; trash; urban; youth; kids; scooter,...
    Description
    GLASGOW - kids at play in the old Gorbals. Shortly after, the area, the most deprived in the City, was demolished and redeveloped. June 1961. ref: 124/A/24a © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Farmer's wife in kitchen, June 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693089
    Caption
    Farmer's wife in kitchen, June 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4250 x 3906 px
    Keywords
    1960; black & white; dress; England; farm; fashion; housewife; interior; lady; monochrome; motivation; nineteen-sixties; rural; woman; farmers wife; kitchen; cat; stove; tired; jaded; tea; over-worked; work; house-work; cooking; 1964; domestic
    Description
    A Woman's Work is Never Done - farmer's wife in her kitchen, Surrey hills. June 1964 ref: 1172/3 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Hoxton teenagers, June 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693090
    Caption
    Hoxton teenagers, June 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3278 px
    Keywords
    black & white; boy; city; clothing; dress; fashion; girl; London; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; relaxing; smart; street scene; youngster; youth; Hoxton; gang; ruin; pose; window; kids; 1964; group; inner-city; deprivation; graphic, urban,
    Description
    Hoxton, London - young teenagers 'hang out' in this deprived area of the inner city. June 1964 ref: 1179/B/3 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Manchester redevelopment - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693091
    Caption
    Manchester redevelopment - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5551 x 3150 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; black & white; buildings; city; construction; deprivation; England; hat; homes; inner-city; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; ruin; street scene; Manchester; slum-clearance; demolition; redevelopment; technical college; Dalton...
    Description
    MANCHESTER redevelopment - slum clearance has made way for the new Dalton Technical Institute. February 1964. ref: 1014/A/7 ©JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Glasgow - the 'new' Gorbals - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693092
    Caption
    Glasgow - the 'new' Gorbals - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3173 px
    Keywords
    1964; Architecture; black & white; boy; child; city; construction; crane; distance; Glasgow; Gorbals; new Gorbals; nineteen-sixties; play; residential street; Scotland; urban; municipal; bleak; cheerless; flats; tower-block; tenements; kids;...
    Description
    GLASGOW - the 'new' Gorbals - March 1964 : controversially ill-designed tower blocks and modern maisonettes replaced the old and notorious tenements of the Gorbals in the early 1960s. They needed replacing themselves by the turn of the...
  • Glasgow - the 'new' Gorbals - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693094
    Caption
    Glasgow - the 'new' Gorbals - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3293 px
    Keywords
    1964; Architecture; atmospheric; black & white; child; city; construction; crane; culture; distance; girl; Glasgow; Gorbals; moody; new Gorbals; nineteen-sixties; play; residential street; Scotland; squalor; urban; tenements; flats; high-rise;...
    Description
    GLASGOW, the 'new' Gorbals - March 1964 : the notorious old tenements of the Gorbals were demolished in the early sixites to make way for controversially ill-designed modern tower-blocks and cheap housing. Redevelopment was required again by...
  • Birmingham, Oldbury schoolgirls-1964

    Image ID
    FOT693129
    Caption
    Birmingham, Oldbury schoolgirls-1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3876 px
    Keywords
    1964; atmospheric; Birmingham; black & white; child; city; distance; England; factory; girl; houses; industry; landscape; monochrome; moody; nineteen-sixties; Oldbury; park; people; pollution; residential street; schoolgirls; smoke; youth, uniform,...
    Description
    BIRMINGHAM - Oldbury : on the way to school on a November morning. 1964 ref: 1347/B/13a © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Birmingham , school girls - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693130
    Caption
    Birmingham , school girls - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3016 px
    Keywords
    atmospheric; Birmingham; black & white; child; city; England; girl; heritage; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; Oldbury; schoolgirls; town; youth; school; park; municipal; uniform; street; street scene; 1964; gate, winter, urban,
    Description
    BIRMINGHAM - on the way to school in OLDBURY on a dark November morning in 1964. ref: 1347/A/29 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Glasgow, old Gorbals tenements, 1961

    Image ID
    FOT693131
    Caption
    Glasgow, old Gorbals tenements, 1961
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    5000 x 3144 px
    Keywords
    1961; Architecture; atmospheric; black & white; city; decrepit; dilapidated; deprivation; Glasgow; Gorbals; historic; moody; nineteen-sixties; old Gorbals; pram; residential street; rubbish; Scotland; slum; squalor; urban; youth; tenements; houses;...
    Description
    GLASGOW : the squalid tenements of the Gorbals on the south bank of the Clyde were known as among the worst slums in Britain. They were demolished and the area redeveloped soon after this picture was taken in June 1961. ref:124/16 © JOHN CLEARE /...
  • Glasgow, old Gorbals tenements 1961

    Image ID
    FOT693132
    Caption
    Glasgow, old Gorbals tenements 1961
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3157 px
    Keywords
    1961; Abbotsford Place; Architecture; atmospheric; black & white; boy; child; city; decrepit; dilapidated; deprivation; Glasgow; Gorbals; houses; moody; nineteen-sixties; old Gorbals; residential street; rubbish; Scotland; slum; squalid; squalor;...
    Description
    GLASGOW, the old GORBALS : the squalid tenements of the Gorbals on the south bank of the Clyde were notorious as among the worst slums in Britain. This photograph of the characteristic so-called 'stair towers' at the back of the tenements on...
  • Glasgow - the Gorbals, 1961

    Image ID
    FOT693133
    Caption
    Glasgow - the Gorbals, 1961
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3161 px
    Keywords
    1961; Architecture; atmospheric; child; city; decrepit; dilapidated; deprivation; girl; Glasgow; Gorbals; moody; nineteen-sixties; old Gorbals; people; play; residential street; schoolgirls; Scotland; slum; squalor; urban; youth; tenements; shop; street...
    Description
    GLASGOW, the GORBALS : the squalid tenements of the Gorbals on the south bank of the Clyde were notorious as possibly the worst slums in Britain. This is one of the more salubrious streets - photographed in June 1961. The buildings were demolished and...
  • Elderly pensioner at home - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693134
    Caption
    Elderly pensioner at home - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4100 x 3929 px
    Keywords
    atmospheric; black & white; deprivation; domestic; elderly; England; interior; lonely; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; OAP; pensioner; tea; tired; widower; frugal; memories; sadness; tea-time; 1964; living-room; bread; home; meal
    Description
    Lonely widower at home - Ernest Harvey is an old age pensioner living alone with his memories. May 1964. ref: 1120/8 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Severn Bridge - construction, 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693135
    Caption
    Severn Bridge - construction, 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4498 x 3200 px
    Keywords
    Aust; Bridge; cable; Chepstow; colour; construction; crane; engineering; England; ferry; graphic; height; high; nineteen-sixties; river; rural; Severn; steel work; suspension; transport; Wales; wire; work; unfinished; suspension bridge; span; 1964;...
    Description
    The original SEVERN ROAD BRIDGE under construction before the road deck was assembled, View from S.W. on the Chepstow shore. The Chepstow-Aust vehicular ferry which the bridge replaced is seen in mid-river. September 1964. ref: 600/01/2)...
  • Severn Bridge - construction - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693136
    Caption
    Severn Bridge - construction - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3091 px
    Keywords
    Aust; boat; Bridge; cable; Chepstow; colour; construction; engineering; England; ferry; graphic; height; high; historic; nineteen-sixties; river; Severn; steel work; suspension; transport; vehicular; view-downwards; Wales; wire; work; span; 1964;...
    Description
    The Severn Bridge is under construction and the road deck has yet to be added. In this view from the top of the western tower the Chepstow-Aust vehicular ferry which the bridge will replace is seen framed by the shadow of the tower and cables as it...
  • Lonely pensioner + corner shop, 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693137
    Caption
    Lonely pensioner + corner shop, 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3271 px
    Keywords
    1964; black & white; car; corner-shop; deprivation; elderly; England; frugal; Guildford; lonely; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; PAP; pensioner; residential street; shop; shop window; shopping; street scene; street-corner; terraced-cottages;...
    Description
    Pensioner Ernest Harvey, a lonely widower, returns home from his local corner shop with a loaf of bread. Guildford, Surrey. May 1964. ref: 1119/A/36 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • On a steam-hauled train - 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693139
    Caption
    On a steam-hauled train - 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4250 x 3844 px
    Keywords
    1960; black & white; countryside; England; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; rural; railway; steam; smoke; window; reflection; snow; telegraph; train; steam engine; British Rail;
    Description
    January 1960 - Steam trains will soon disappear as will track-side telegraph poles and lines. British Rail, Southern Region - Reading to Ashford line. ref: D/72/2 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Barrow-in-Furness in the rain - 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693140
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness in the rain - 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3155 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; atmospheric; Barrow-in-Furness; buildings; business; colour; Cumbria; engineering; England; graphic; housewife; industry; lady; Lancashire; nineteen-sixties; street scene; town; Vickers; woman; mother, pram; rain; weather; gaunt; offices;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS - a young mother hurries home past the gaunt offices of Vickers Shipbuilders in the rain. June 1963 ref: 832/A/3 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Westcliff-on-Sea - boatmen - 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693141
    Caption
    Westcliff-on-Sea - boatmen - 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3063 px
    Keywords
    1960; black & white; boat; business; coast; England; gossip; man; monochrome; ocean; summer; town; uniform; work; seaside; Westcliff; Southend; boatmen; sea-dog; sailor; elderly; sea-front; holiday; cruise; Thames Estuary; hats, prices,
    Description
    WESTCLIFF-ON-SEA, SOUTHEND - old sea dogs await customers - September 1960. ref: 6/18 ©JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • New Widnes-Runcorn Bridge - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693142
    Caption
    New Widnes-Runcorn Bridge - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    4724 x 3061 px
    Keywords
    black & white; bridge; engineering; graphic; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; relaxing; river; steel work; town; transport; vehicular; Widnes; Runcorn; Mersey; river bank; shadows; span; Through Arch bridge, Halton, pensioner, arch,
    Description
    MERSEYSIDE : the 'Silver Jubilee Bridge' - in 1962 the old Transporter Bridge spanning the river Mersey and the Manchester Ship Canal was replaced by a new steel Through-Arch road bridge linking Widnes and Runcorn. It has a 1082 foot span and...
  • Barrow-in-Furness, street - 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693299
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, street - 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3236 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; Barrow-in-Furness; buildings; clothing; colour; Cumbria; domestic; dress; England; estate; fashion; girl; homes; kerb-side; kids; Lancashire; motor-bike; nineteen-sixties; portrait format; summer; tenement; town; Vickers; wash-day;...
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbrian coast (was Lancashire at the time) : wash-day street scene among the distinctive tenement blocks of Devonshire Buildings, housing for workers in the Vickers Shipyard. June 1963. ref: 832/B/12 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera...
  • Barrow-in-Furness, washing day, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693301
    Caption
    Barrow-in-Furness, washing day, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3106 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; Barrow-in-Furness; buildings; colour; Cumbria; domestic; England; estate; homes; Lancashire; nineteen-sixties; portrait format; street scene; summer; tenement; town; Vickers; wash-day; washing; 1963; colourful; car, urban,
    Description
    BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbrian coast ( was Lancashire at the time ) - Washing Day in the distinctive tenement blocks of Devonshire Buildings, home to hundreds of workers in the Vickers Shipyard. June 1963. ref: 832/B/5 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera...
  • Bicester Hunt, November 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693302
    Caption
    Bicester Hunt, November 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3545 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    1962; autumn; Bicester; black & white; countryman; countryside; dogs; England; fox; horses; hounds; hunt; huntsman; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; riders; rural; tradition
    Description
    FOX HUNTING : the Bicester rides out on a November morning in 1962. ref: 615/4 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Pensioner and Corner Shop - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693303
    Caption
    Pensioner and Corner Shop - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3514 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    black & white; boy; clothing; corner-shop; deprivation; dress; elderly; England; lonely; man; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; OAP; portrait format; pram; shop; shopping; street scene; terraced-cottages; town; widower; 1964; Guildford; shop window
    Description
    Pensioner Ernest Harvey, a lonely widower, returns home with a loaf of bread from his nearby corner shop, Guildford, Surrey. May 1964. ref: 1119/B/21 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library www.mountaincamera.com
  • Derby Day - June 1965

    Image ID
    FOT693304
    Caption
    Derby Day - June 1965
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3193 x 4724 px
    Keywords
    1965; black & white; crowd; culture; Derby Day; England; Epsom Downs; fashion; gentleman; heritage; horse race; lady; monochrome; morning dress; nineteen-sixties; people; portrait format; top hat; uniform; tragedy; sadness; loss; man + woman;...
    Description
    EPSOM DOWNS - the bet that failed? - Derby Day, June 1965 ref: 1545/E/14 ©JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Derby Day - June 1965

    Image ID
    FOT693305
    Caption
    Derby Day - June 1965
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3100 x 4302 px
    Keywords
    1965; black & white; culture; Derby Day; England; Epsom Downs; heritage; horse race; monochrome; moody; nineteen-sixties; portrait format; frustration, loss; man; newspaper; Evening Standard; trash; rubbish; bleary; racing results; sports page
    Description
    DERBY DAY - Epsom Downs - after the big race. June 1965. ref: 1545/E/31
  • Ebbw Vale - February 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693306
    Caption
    Ebbw Vale - February 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3597 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    1962; atmospheric; black & white; boy; child; chimney; deprivation; distance; Ebbw Vale; factory; houses; industry; monochrome; moody; nineteen-sixties; pollution; portrait format; residential street; smoke; spectacular; steel-works; street; street...
    Description
    EBBW VALE, South Wales Valleys. February 1962. Steel making commenced here in 1778 but by 2003 the steel mills had gone and the valley had become a seriously depressed area. ref : 274/36 © JOHN.CLEARE/MOUNTAIN.CAMERA Picture Library
  • Ebbw Vale -steel + smoke - Feb 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693307
    Caption
    Ebbw Vale -steel + smoke - Feb 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3100 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    1962; atmospheric; black & white; chimney; Ebbw Vale; factory; historic; industry; monochrome; moody; nineteen-sixties; pollution; portrait format; smoke; steel; steel-works; town; Wales; Welsh Valleys, steam,
    Description
    South Wales Valleys - EBBW VALE - steel and smoke. February 1962. Steel making commenced here in 1778 and the works was closed and demolished in 2003 leaving the town bereft of serious employment. ref: 274/26 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Ebbw Vale - steel + slag tips, 1962

    Image ID
    FOT693308
    Caption
    Ebbw Vale - steel + slag tips, 1962
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3280 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    1962; atmospheric; black & white; distance; Ebbw Vale; houses; industry; landform; landscape; monochrome; moody; nineteen-sixties; pollution; portrait format; residential street; smoke; spectacular; steel, steel-works; terraced-cottages; town;...
    Description
    South Wales Valleys - EBBW VALE, steel and slag tips. Steel works engines shunt a crucible load of red hot slag. February 1962. Steel making commenced here in 1778 but by 2003 the steel works, the valley's major employer, had gone ref: 274/48 ©...
  • Forth Bridge construction, 1963

    Image ID
    FOT693309
    Caption
    Forth Bridge construction, 1963
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3211 x 4724 px
    Keywords
    black & white; bridge; cable; construction; crane; engineering; graphic; height; high; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; river; Scotland; steel work; suspension; transport; vehicular; wire; work; 1963; suspension-bridge; Forth; Queensferry; moody; span;...
    Description
    The FORTH BRIDGE is under construction - view from South Queensferry, December 1963. ref: 993/A/22
  • Glasgow - Gorbals kids -1961

    Image ID
    FOT693311
    Caption
    Glasgow - Gorbals kids -1961
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3084 x 4724 px
    Keywords
    1961; Architecture; black & white; boy; child; city; decrepit; dilapidated; deprivation; Glasgow; Gorbals; graffito; moody; nineteen-sixties; old Gorbals; play; portrait format; residential street; rubbish; ruin; Scotland; slum; squalor; trash;...
    Description
    GLASGOW - the old Gorbals : a corner of the most deprived area of the city, June 1961. In the ensuing decade the tall, grim tenement blocks were demolished and the Gorbals was rebuilt but the whole process had to be repeated again by the turn of the...
  • Guy Fawkes -Aldershot, 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693312
    Caption
    Guy Fawkes -Aldershot, 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3640 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    1960; black & white; boy; business; dress; monochrome; motivation; nineteen-sixties; town; youth; youngster; Guy Fawkes; guy; dummy; begging; street-corner; street scene; Aldershot; clothing
    Description
    Penny for the Guy ? Aldershot street scene, October 1960 ref: C/81/3 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Hoxton council estate youths -1964

    Image ID
    FOT693313
    Caption
    Hoxton council estate youths -1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3938 x 4100 px
    Keywords
    black & white; boy; city; England; fashion; London; nineteen-sixties; relaxing; street scene; street-corner; youth; 1964; Hoxton; inner-city; council estate; deprivation; kids; gang; courage; climb; street furniture, urban,
    Description
    London - Hoxton - youths having fun in this high-rise, inner-city, council estate June 1964. ref: 1179/A/19 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Manchester redevelopment, 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693314
    Caption
    Manchester redevelopment, 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3254 x 4724 px
    Keywords
    Architecture; back-to-backs; black & white; buildings; city; construction, ; Dalton Institute; demolition; deprivation; England; homes; inner-city; Manchester; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; portrait format; redevelopment; ruin; slum-clearance;...
    Description
    MANCHESTER redevelopment, slums give way to the new Dalton TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, February 1964. ref: 1014/A/18 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Gentleman - Market shopping - 1960

    Image ID
    FOT693316
    Caption
    Gentleman - Market shopping - 1960
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3130 x 4250 px
    Keywords
    1960; Aldershot; black & white; business; clothing; elderly; England; fashion; gentleman; hat; man; Market; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; smart; street scene; town; moustache; shopping; shopper
    Description
    Market shoppers, Aldershot - fashions for gentlemen, 1960. ref: C/81/01 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Maryport street scene - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693317
    Caption
    Maryport street scene - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3293 x 4724 px
    Keywords
    1964; black & white; Cumbria; England; gossip; man; Maryport; monochrome; nineteen-sixties; street-scene; town; woman, meeting, chatting, urban,
    Description
    Cumberland Coast - MARYPORT : street scene - November 1964 ref: 1351/E/5 © JOHN CLEARE / Mountain Camera Picture Library
  • Glasgow - the new Gorbals - 1964

    Image ID
    FOT693318
    Caption
    Glasgow - the new Gorbals - 1964
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    JOHN CLEARE
    Dimensions
    3124 x 4724 px
    Keywords
    1964; Architecture; atmospheric; black & white; city; construction; Glasgow; Gorbals; moody; new Gorbals; nineteen-sixties; OAP; pensioner; portrait format; Scotland; urban; tower-block; flats; tenements; park; municipal; cold; bleak, man, elderly,
    Description
    GLASGOW - the 'new' Gorbals, April 1964: this area, once notorious as the city's worst slums, was largely demolished in the early 1960s and replaced by controversial modern tower blocks and cheap maisonettes, themselves needing...