Parish church of St Mary the Virgin. Its tall spire is a local landmark, nicknamed "Our Lady's Needle"
Australia's Mary River turtle was a popular pet in the 1960s and 70s, but raids of the animal's nests have driven it towards extinction
Endeavour replica sailing into Cooktown's harbour near the mouth of the Endeavour River where the original Endeavour was beached for 7 weeks in 1770.
Garner Ranch, one of Southern California's largest working cattle ranches, is located in spectacular Garner Valley, nestled in the San Jacinto Mountains and ...
Wellington Harbour can be seen on the far left, with Petone and the Hutt Valley towards the middle of the image.
At harvest time during the chaotic reign of king Stephen of England (1135-1154), there was a strange occurrence in the Suffolk village of Woolpit, ...
Proclamation issued in Van Diemen's Land in 1816 by Lieutenant-Governor Arthur, which explains the precepts of British Justice in pictorial form for the ...
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A waterspout, photographed off Florida (1969). A waterspout strike has been offered as a possible solution to the Mary Celeste mystery.
Port Royal, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, situated on the Annapolis River where it widens to form the Annapolis Basin
... Maríulind when my father was dying back in July 2008, and prayed for him and always visit this holy spring when there are difficulties in the family.
"Oh, don't hurt me!" cried Tom. "I only want to look at you; you are so handsome." Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith c. 1916. Charcoal, water, and oil.
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