The SS Great Britain, the first iron-hulled and propeller-driven liner to cross the Atlantic. After being stranded in Australia, she was brought back to her original fitting berth and restored to her original appearance. She is used as a museum to her and her creator, Isambard Brunel. To preserve her hull, a layer of water and glass mark the waterline. Underneath, it it kept dry and arid.

The SS Great Britain, the first iron-hulled and propeller-driven liner to cross the Atlantic. After being stranded in Australia, she was brought back to her original fitting berth and restored to her original appearance. She is used as a museum to her and her creator, Isambard Brunel. To preserve her hull, a layer of water and glass mark the waterline. Underneath, it it kept dry and arid.

The first hour of BBC's 'Wartime Kitchen & Garden', episode 1 and 2. As people face hard times again, this knowledge is priceless...  Once again, another great voice from a great generation who endured so much has passed on. Rest in peace, Ruth Mott (1917 - July, 28, 2012), your advice, wit and humor have been an inspiration. Now the angels are getting all the best home cooked meals....

The first hour of BBC's 'Wartime Kitchen & Garden', episode 1 and 2. As people face hard times again, this knowledge is priceless... Once again, another great voice from a great generation who endured so much has passed on. Rest in peace, Ruth Mott (1917 - July, 28, 2012), your advice, wit and humor have been an inspiration. Now the angels are getting all the best home cooked meals....

888,246 Ceramic Poppies Will Fill The Moat At The Tower Of London [to mark the 100-year anniversary of the First World War]

888,246 Ceramic Poppies Will Fill The Moat At The Tower Of London

888,246 Ceramic Poppies Will Fill The Moat At The Tower Of London [to mark the 100-year anniversary of the First World War]

Lindisfarne Monastery. It is the first monastery to be raided by Vikings! Access by a paved causeway which is covered by the North Sea twice in every 24 hour period.

Lindisfarne Monastery. It is the first monastery to be raided by Vikings! Access by a paved causeway which is covered by the North Sea twice in every 24 hour period.

August 5, 2014 will mark one hundred years since the first day of Britain’s involvement in the First World War artist Paul Cummins -designer Tom Piper will unveil an evolving art installation . Volunteers began placing the red ceramic poppies around the dry moat at the Tower of London weeks ago. a total of 888,246 poppies to represent each of British soldiers who lost their lives. A final poppy will be symbolically added on November 11th to commemorate the end of WWI or Armistice Day.

August 5, 2014 will mark one hundred years since the first day of Britain’s involvement in the First World War artist Paul Cummins -designer Tom Piper will unveil an evolving art installation . Volunteers began placing the red ceramic poppies around the dry moat at the Tower of London weeks ago. a total of 888,246 poppies to represent each of British soldiers who lost their lives. A final poppy will be symbolically added on November 11th to commemorate the end of WWI or Armistice Day.

Yorkshire Dales National Park, England Photograph by Britain on View/Photolibrary  Regular commuters, sheep take to the road in Yorkshire Dales National Park, England. Dry stone walls mark lanes and fields in the rambling park, which has 250,000 acres (100,000 hectares) of open access land.

Yorkshire Dales National Park, England Photograph by Britain on View/Photolibrary Regular commuters, sheep take to the road in Yorkshire Dales National Park, England. Dry stone walls mark lanes and fields in the rambling park, which has 250,000 acres (100,000 hectares) of open access land.

An Eerie Installation of 888,246 Ceramic Poppies at the Tower of London Marking Britain's World War I Military Dead

An Eerie Installation of 888,246 Ceramic Poppies at the Tower of London Marking Britain's World War I Military Dead

Ceramic Poppies Surround the Tower of London to Commemorate WWI :: “Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red” by Paul Cummins and Tom Piper

August 5, 2014 will mark one hundred years since the first day of Britain’s involvement in the First World War artist Paul Cummins -designer Tom Piper will unveil an evolving art installation . Volunteers began placing the red ceramic poppies around the dry moat at the Tower of London weeks ago. a total of 888,246 poppies to represent each of British soldiers who lost their lives. A final poppy will be symbolically added on November 11th to commemorate the end of WWI or Armistice Day.

August 5, 2014 will mark one hundred years since the first day of Britain’s involvement in the First World War artist Paul Cummins -designer Tom Piper will unveil an evolving art installation . Volunteers began placing the red ceramic poppies around the dry moat at the Tower of London weeks ago. a total of 888,246 poppies to represent each of British soldiers who lost their lives. A final poppy will be symbolically added on November 11th to commemorate the end of WWI or Armistice Day.

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