On 20th July I will be presenting a lecture at the National Portrait Gallery celebrating the 160th anniversary of Robert Howlett’s magnificent portrait of IK Brunel. Two years of research compressed into one hour. Details below:
Happy 186th Birthday Robert Howlett
In celebration of his birthday, here is a rarely seen image courtesy of George Eastman Museum
“Yard at the Beehive” circa 1855
Historic England invite volunteers to contribute to their Enriching The List Project.
Here is my contribution to list entry Number: 1423608
Name: Site of the launch ways of the SS Great Eastern