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Some ned has carved their initials on to a stone at the Ring of Brodgar. These stones are believed to have been erected between 2500 BC and 2000 BC. One stone already has Viking runes carved on them....
The English word “History” has come from the Greek word “Historia”. The word Historia was first used by Greek historian Herodotus (fifth century B.C.). He is famous as the father of History....
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My Daughter lives in a village called Read Lanc's, I am in search for a FOC Site that can show the direction of the pit shafts that ran near her home, we has tried the NCB Archives but as usual, there...
I have an old, galvanised metal drinks crate with the name Wilson & walker,Manchester embossed on it. I googled it but can't find any reference to to its history or whether it might be a collectable...
An interesting piece of horological history: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-oxfordshire-33365473...
What has history taught us ?
the only info i have is https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/2509830#evidence hubert foreman tank corp and army number 78429...
Which EU nation abolished the death penalty in 1990? Thanks in advance...
A rediscovered Nazi telegram that helped drive Hitler to suicide....
When I started research in the pen and ink days of the 1960s into my ancestral Boston Loyalists Amiel family, and their flight from America to England it entailed visits to London about every 3...
I have seen the vast amount of gold and treasure of Tutankhamen in the museum in Cairo, and I have read a long and tedious academic tome about him. The amounts of gold and treasure used in his...
Ship was sunk in similar circumstances of Lusitania - Sunk with over 600 passengers on board around time of the war...
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3152544/World-s-earliest-home-movies-display-showing-London-family-enjoying-families-Bognor-Regis-Isle-Wight-1902.html...
It's been said that the BTP were slow to act on 7-7 because of the threat of secondary/booby-trap bombs near the scenes of the first explosions. This was supposed to be based on experience of IRA...
He was joking when he said he supports anyone playing ENGLAND in the football, I say c,mon JAPAN,and i am not joking
Hi there I am trying to complete a charity quiz about Egypt and 2 questions have me totally stumped, I would be very grateful for any help. Thanking you in anticipation. Question 1 as written; A...
I've drawn up some detailed and complex family trees without the use of any program but it's a very laborious task. Has anybody used any free programs which will accept a GEDCOM file? I use Family...
Is there an Archaeology Expert who can Identify pieces of Crockery pottery as I often find broken pieces in the garden probably pushed up by the worms and I like them identified please can anyone...
Going out very early to work this morning, I saw a milk float. Seeing it made me wonder just how much milk is still doorstep 'delivered' .. in comparison to how much used to be delivered years ago. I...
Any at all? Wikipedia has a list, which unfortunately, starts from 1939 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_occupations_by_the_Soviet_Union And when did Russia become the Soviet Union?...

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