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Guidebook: Eltham Palace

Guidebook: Eltham Palace

…century however it had been eclipsed by Greenwich and Hampton Court palaces and for 200 years after the Civil Wars it was used as a farm.In the 1930s Stephen and Virginia Courtauld took a 99-year lease on Eltham from the Crown. They commissioned the architects Seely and Paget to build a house for…

£4.50

1930s Britain

1930s Britain

In the 1930s Britain underwent the most profound economic crisis of the twentieth century with high unemployment wage cuts benefit cuts and an overall deterioration in living standards. This was Britain suffering from the cold spread around the world by the Wall Street Crash of 1929 and it was a…

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1930s Home Shire

1930s Home Shire

The 1930s home presented an exciting new way of living for the generation that moved out to the suburbs. Young couples who had previously rented accommodation in urban centres found themselves able to afford new-build homes with hot running water a bathroom indoors and even aerials for the wireless…

£5.99

Lost England 1870-1930

Lost England 1870-1930

Lost England is the most comprehensive visual history of late 19th and early 20th century England ever published. The book takes the reader on a journey through the great cities of Manchester Liverpool Newcastle and Birmingham to London and Bristol and reveals the towns and villages across England…

£40.00

Lobby Chrome Telephone

Lobby Chrome Telephone

This Chrome Lobby Telephone will add Art Deco Styling to any home or office. This striking desk phone captures the essence of the 1930's Art Deco style. The Chrome Lobby Telephone is elegant and stylish with the nostalgic rotary dial updated to function with push button technology. The phone has…

£65.00

Eltham Palace Postcard Book

Eltham Palace Postcard Book

Our Eltham Palace & Garden Postcard Book contains 8 beautiful photographs respresenting the history and elegance of the 1930's at Eltham House. The postcards inlcude images of the luxurious entrance hall the 1934 portrait of Stephen and Virginia Courtauld the 15th century great hall and…

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Virginia Metal Keyring

Virginia Metal Keyring

…a design featuring Sir Stephen Lewis Courtauld's Yacht Virginia. The text reads 'Virginia. Courtauld's Luxury Yacht. Launched in June 1930 on The Upper Clyde Scotland'. The design was created exclusively for English Heritage by talented British artist Dave Thompson.Key Features:Made…

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Virginia Print

Virginia Print

…featuring Sir Stephen Lewis Courtauld's Yacht Virginia. The text reads 'Virginia. Courtauld's Luxury Yacht. Launched in June 1930 on The Upper Clyde Scotland'. The design was created exclusively for English Heritage by talented British artist Dave Thompson.Key Features:Produced…

£8.00

Virginia Magnet

Virginia Magnet

…design featuring Sir Stephen Lewis Courtauld's Yacht Virginia. The text reads 'Virginia. Courtauld's Luxury Yacht. Launched in June 1930 on The Upper Clyde Scotland'. The design was created exclusively for English Heritage by talented British artist Dave Thompson and has been printed…

£3.50

Touring England Game

Touring England Game

Tour around England with the motoring game from 1930s - plan the best route to avoid the hazards. A huge favourite with the family which is both exciting and educational.

£10.00

Lindisfarne Priory Print

Lindisfarne Priory Print

Inspired by travel and railway posters of the 1930s our Lindisfarne Print featuring a design exclusive to English Heritage by digital artist Dave Thompson will make a great statement piece in any home or office.Key Features:Designed for English HeritageA great memento of LindisfarneOther prints…

£8.00

Eltham Palace Mug

Eltham Palace Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the elegant façade of Eltham Palace. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes…

£8.50

Eltham Palace Magnet

Eltham Palace Magnet

A superior quality Eltham Palace Magnet featuring a design by artist Dave Thompson drawing on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the elegant façade of Eltham Palace. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting. The design created…

£3.50

Down House Mug

Down House Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the beautiful Down House. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired gift…

£8.50

Framlingham Castle Mug

Framlingham Castle Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the stunnign Framlingham Castle. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired…

£8.50

Hadrians Wall Mug

Hadrians Wall Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the iconic Hadrian's Wall. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired…

£8.50

Osborne House Mug

Osborne House Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the elegant Osborne House. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired gift…

£8.50

Dover Castle Mug

Dover Castle Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by Dover Castle. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired gift for lovers of…

£8.50

Carisbrooke Castle Mug

Carisbrooke Castle Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the stunning Carisbrooke Castle. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired…

£8.50

Kenilworth Castle Mug

Kenilworth Castle Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the beautiful Kenilworth Castle. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired…

£8.50

Belsay Hall Mug

Belsay Hall Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the beautiful Belsay Hall. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired gift…

£8.50

Pendennis Castle Mug

Pendennis Castle Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the beauty of Pendennis Castle. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes an inspired…

£8.50

Walmer Castle Mug

Walmer Castle Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the elegant façade of Walmer Castle. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug makes…

£8.50

Audley End House Mug

Audley End House Mug

…from this eye-catching mug a distinctive addition to your kitchen accessories. Artist Dave Thompson has drawn on the classic travel posters of the 1930s to create a design inspired by the elegant façade of Audley End House. Recalling a time when travel was glamorous and exciting this mug…

£8.50

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