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Toowoomba Chronicle
History full of dodgy justice and barbaric punishmentsSWANNELL: I think tomorrow is known as the Feast Day of Saint David Lewis. That
History full of dodgy justice and barbaric punishments
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
SWANNELL: I think tomorrow is known as the Feast Day of Saint David Lewis. That's a very Welsh name of a Welsh Martyr. He was executed on August 27 1679 after being found guilty of being a Catholic priest and saying Catholic masses. He had been... Read more
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Queensland Times
History full of dodgy justice and barbaric punishmentsSWANNELL: I think tomorrow is known as the Feast Day of Saint David Lewis. That
History full of dodgy justice and barbaric punishments
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
SWANNELL: I think tomorrow is known as the Feast Day of Saint David Lewis. That's a very Welsh name of a Welsh Martyr. He was executed on August 27 1679 after being found guilty of being a Catholic priest and saying Catholic masses. He had been... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Kate Middleton doesn't have the 'most stylish' crown (and we’re not sure why)Duchess of Cambridge at Wimbledon just months after giving birth to her second
Kate Middleton doesn't have the 'most stylish' crown (and we’re not sure why)
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Duchess of Cambridge at Wimbledon just months after giving birth to her second child. Keep clicking to meet the women deemed more stylish than her. Photo: Karwai Tang, Getty Images Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark during the third day of Copenhagen... Read more
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Irish Central
Ulster and the Scottish Killing Times, when covenanters were hunted and executedFindmypast is working in partnership with IrishCentral to share fascinating ins
Ulster and the Scottish Killing Times, when covenanters were hunted and executed
Irish Central / Posted 6 days ago
Findmypast is working in partnership with IrishCentral to share fascinating insights into your Irish ancestors. Click here to get a special half price subscription, and discover your Irish roots today! Last week Findmypast released the new Scottish... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
From satire fodder to commonplacePity the poor wife of early-11th-century Venetian Doge Domenico Salvo, who was
From satire fodder to commonplace
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 6 days ago
Pity the poor wife of early-11th-century Venetian Doge Domenico Salvo, who was officially and publicly damned by the bishop of Ostia for what he called her "excessive delicacy" -- all because she regularly used a fork to eat with. Forks for use at... Read more
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Independent
The Princes in the Tower: Will the ultimate cold case finally be solved after more than 500 years?Philippa Langley, the historian and screenwriter who spearheaded the Looking fo
The Princes in the Tower: Will the ultimate cold case finally be solved after more than 500 years?
Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Philippa Langley, the historian and screenwriter who spearheaded the Looking for Richard project that resulted in one of the greatest historical discoveries of modern times – the grave of Richard III located beneath a car park in Leicester – is back... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Marian reads market charterTHE historic pageant that is the annual procalamation of Whitehaven's 17th cent
Marian reads market charter
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
THE historic pageant that is the annual procalamation of Whitehaven's 17th century Market Charter took place on its affixed date and time last Wednesday - August 12, at 11 o'clock. The task was this year undertaken by deputy town crier Marian Finn... Read more
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Quartz
Bombay’s little-known role in India’s Independence movement - Quartz Tryst with destiny On 15 August 1947, when independent India’s firs
Bombay’s little-known role in India’s Independence movement
Quartz / Posted 12 days ago
- Quartz Tryst with destiny On 15 August 1947, when independent India’s first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, delivered his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The allegations of child sex abuse against Sir Edward Heath are driven by hysteriaHe put three key points. First, he knew Ted Heath very well for 35 years, and n
The allegations of child sex abuse against Sir Edward Heath are driven by hysteria
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
He put three key points. First, he knew Ted Heath very well for 35 years, and never saw any hint even of an inclination to commit paedophile acts. In his view, the man was “asexual”. He reminded us that, every day from 1970 until his death in 2005,... Read more
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Gazette
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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This is West Country
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
This is West Country / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Croydon Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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express
Bringing out the big guns: Rare 350-old gun carriage lifted from Thames estuaryBringing out the big guns: Rare 350-year-old gun carriage lifted from Thames es
Bringing out the big guns: Rare 350-old gun carriage lifted from Thames estuary
express / Posted 15 days ago
Bringing out the big guns: Rare 350-year-old gun carriage lifted from Thames estuary A PERFECTLY preserved gun carriage has been raised from the Thames estuary after spending 350 years underwater. The ancient gun recovered from the warship in the... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Norwich army man Brian returning to uniformBrian Island, who is off to London to be a Chelsea pensioner, at Blofield Churc
Norwich army man Brian returning to uniform
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 15 days ago
Brian Island, who is off to London to be a Chelsea pensioner, at Blofield Church where he was the verger. Picture by SIMON FINLAY. He left the military more than 40 years ago, following two decades in the... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich army man Brian returning to uniform Brian Island, who is off to London to be a Chelsea pensioner, at Blofield Chu
Norwich army man Brian returning to uniform
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
Brian Island, who is off to London to be a Chelsea pensioner, at Blofield Church where he was the verger. Picture by SIMON FINLAY. He left the military more than 40 years ago, following two decades in the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Streatham Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Bury Times
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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guardian-series
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
guardian-series / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Harrow Times / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Gazette News
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Bolton News
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths The shipwreck has lain in the Thames Estuary for 350 years A rare and well-p
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
The shipwreck has lain in the Thames Estuary for 350 years A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsA rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national t
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 days ago
A rare and well-preserved 350-year-old gun carriage - described as a national treasure - has been raised from the depths from a 17th century shipwreck. The wooden carriage remains in almost pristine condition after being buried in silt since the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depthsWorking with a team of amateur divers from Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, it was lifted f
Rare 17th century gun carriage raised from the depths
Northern Echo / Posted 16 days ago
Working with a team of amateur divers from Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, it was lifted from the seabed yesterday and returned to shore today. Historic England archaeologist Alison James said: "This is a hugely significant wreck - the London is the only ship... Read more
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Times of Malta
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England’s most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Times of Malta / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England’s most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350-year-old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Northern Echo
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckAlison James, marine archaeologist at Historic England which managed the projec
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Northern Echo / Posted 16 days ago
Alison James, marine archaeologist at Historic England which managed the project, said: "Due to the weather rapidly deteriorating and a brief suitable weather window we had to make the decision to recover the gun carriage slightly earlier than... Read more
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Shropshire Star
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck « Shropshire StarThe well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London wh
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 16 days ago
The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It has lain below the surface ever since and was due to be raised today. Due to adverse weather conditions,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Oxford Mail
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Streatham Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Bury Times
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Gazette
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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guardian-series
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
guardian-series / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Harrow Times
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Harrow Times / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Gazette News
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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This is West Country
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
This is West Country / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Bolton News
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck The shipwreck has lain in the Thames Estuary for 350 years A rare gun carria
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
The shipwreck has lain in the Thames Estuary for 350 years A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreckA rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been ra
17th century gun carriage recovered from shipwreck
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 days ago
A rare gun carriage from one of England's most important shipwrecks has been raised from the depths. The well-preserved 350 year old carriage was on board the warship the London when it accidentally blew up off Southend Pier in Essex in 1665. It... Read more
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