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3rd Class Railway Carriage : Eric Ravilious

  09/18/19 11:13 am, by , Categories: Announcements
3rd Class Railway Carriage : Eric Ravilious
3rd Class Carriage, by Eric Ravilious

Eric Ravilious in Wikipedia

The title for this painting as shown elsewhere is "Train Landscape"

On 28 August 1942 Ravilious flew to Reykjavík and then travelled on to RAF Kaldadarnes. The day he arrived there, 1 September, a Lockheed Hudson aircraft had failed to return from a patrol. The next morning three planes were despatched at dawn to search for the missing plane and Ravilious opted to join one of the crews. The plane he was on also failed to return and after four days of further searching, the RAF declared Ravilious and the four-man crew lost in action. His body was not recovered and he is commemorated on the Chatham Naval Memorial.

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THE PARAFFIN MAN BY STEPHEN SCHOLES

  09/16/19 12:31 pm, by , Categories: Announcements
THE PARAFFIN MAN BY STEPHEN SCHOLES

"The Paraffin Man" by Stephen Scholes"

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THE FAMILY AT BREAKFAST . . .

  09/11/19 09:20 pm, by , Categories: Announcements
THE FAMILY AT BREAKFAST . . .
"The Family at Breakfast" by William Charles Penn, 1877 - 1968

 

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A SOLWAY PORT

  09/11/19 11:18 am, by , Categories: Announcements
A SOLWAY PORT
A Solway Port, by Charles Oppenheimer

The Solway Port is that of Kirkcudbright, where Charles Oppenheimer lived for many years.

The portion of the white building on the left is now the Harbour Cottage Gallery. The beige coloured building to the right is now flats.

 

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