Historical Scenes and Events
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Digging London’s sewer system
Victorian illustration to download showing the start of the construction of London’s sewer system in 1859. Navvies dig a large…
Engraving by Hogarth showing two apprentice silk weavers in a Spitalfields workshop, the first engraving in his ‘Industry and Idleness’…
Bray’s traction engine
Victorian illustration to download showing Bray’s traction engine being demonstrated in the streets of London, 1858.
Queen Victoria in the State Coach
Victorian illustration to download showing Queen Victoria travelling in the State Coach past Westminster Abbey on her way to Parliament.