British Topography

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Victorian illustration to download showing a tramp at a stile approaching a village – the church spire rises in the…

Victorian illustration to download showing Cremorne Gardens, London pleasure gardens, by night. An orchestra plays in a brightly-lit pavilion above…

Victorian illustration showing the inauguration by the Prince Consort of the Albert Viaduct, Saltash in 1859. Crowds cheer as the…

View of a northern industrial town, Leeds. Smoke rises from the tall chimneys of mills and factories, and terrace housing…

A horse fair in Lincoln. The main street is busy with horse dealers and customers. Lincoln Cathedral rises in the…

Maypole dancers perform on the lawn at Cremorne Gardens, Chelsea, watched by a well-dressed crowd.

Passengers with luggage and baskets gather on the landing stage to board the New Holland paddle steamer ferry across the…

Huge blocks of ice 2 feet thick block the river Thames at London Bridge, February 1870.

Horse-drawn traffic and predestrians crowd Fleet Street, London in 1848.

Atmospheric Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of the exterior of Stoke Poges church and the graveyard (the inspiration…

Victorian picture showing the interior of a classroom at Eton College.

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a farm wagon passing Silbury Hill, Wiltshire, a Prehistoric monument.

Victorian picture showing Temple Street, Bristol, and the tower of Temple (Holy Cross) Church.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picturesque distant view of Eton College from the banks of the river Thames.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a Thames barge moored at Old Hammersmith Bridge, London.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the interior of the library at the Reform Club, London. Book cases…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the ornate early Georgian shop front of Birch's renowned confectionery shop, Cornhill,…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the Prince and Princess of Wales alighting from a barge on the…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a sailing barge and a reed cutter in the Norfolk Broads.

Victorian picture showing William the Conqueror's oak in Windsor Great Park, a huge hollow tree, with people gathering brushwood.

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of the mountains of Langdale Pikes, Cumbria.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a barge beside a quay on the River Aire in Leeds, Yorkshire.

Victorian illustration to download showing a birds-eye view of St Katharine Docks, London (opened 1828) and the river Thames.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of labourers dismantling Temple Bar, London, in 1878. They take the stones apart…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the kitchen at St James's Palace, London, in the Georgian period. Cooks…