Tonight we have a postcard of the Royal Navy Submarine L27, dating from between the wars:HMS L27 was built by Vickers at their Barrow-in-Furness shipyard and launched on 14 June 1919. 389 more words
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For the latest in my series profiling urban historians at work today, I was lucky enough to be able to grab a word with the University of London’s Tom Hulme. 1,368 more words
As another British property price boom gathers steam, many are searching for their dream ‘period property’. But why do people favour certain architectural eras?
Ask a Briton to describe their ideal home, and the chances are their reply will include the adjective ‘period’. 1,213 more words