Uniform sword with scabbard, England, 1901-1925 Famous tailor Gieves Limited in London made this uniform sword with scabbard, belt and leather case. It belonged to surgeon Lieutenant Commander John Stephen McGrath (d. 1927) of the British Royal Navy. A uniform sword was worn by officers as part of their official uniform.
Lighthouse on Whitehaven Harbour's (England) West Pier was built in 1841. The white tower with red trim is built into the breakwater which has two levels, joined by cases of 17 steps. From this location you can see at least 3 other lighthouses, including the other towers within the harbour and the Trinity House Lighthouse at St. Bees Head.
Prince Philippe, King Albert Ii, and Elio Di Rupo -Overview at the Abdication Ceremony Of King Albert II Of Belgium, & Inauguration Of King Philippe at the Royal Palace on 21 July 2013 in Brussels, Belgium.
This is a clom cottage built in 1750 in the Aeron Valley, Wales. Clom (like cob) is a mixture of clay and fibre, in this case marsh grass. The walls are protected with a traditional limewash and the oak crucks and roof structure are all original and untouched since the eighteenth century. More at www.naturalhomes.org/clom-cottage.htm