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Taking a look at some of Britain’s past

"The Iron Bridge" by William Williams

The Iron Bridge

William Williams’ oil-on-canvas landscape of the world’s first iron bridge – both bridge and painting created to publicise Abraham Darby III’s ironworks.

The "Falls of Clyde" sailing ship moored in Honolulu harbour

Dying Falls

The Falls of Clyde, the world’s last surviving iron-hulled, four-masted full-rigged ship, moored at her berth in Honolulu harbour.