Hence it is also called the Victorian Period.
After parking his vehicle—no easy chore with the summer traffic—he entered the beautiful and ornate Victorian hotel.
The mood was Victorian, and the music was classic.
The Southern Ocean system of the Victorian Dividing Range hardly attains to the dignity of high mountains.
The hundred-year-old Victorian building contained nine rentable rooms, each with a private bath.
The extent of her benefactions during her long and active life can only be briefly indicated; but the baroness must remain a striking figure in the social history of Victorian England, for the thoughtful and conscientious care with which she "held her wealth in trust" for innumerable good objects.
In New South Wales, but close to the Victorian border, are found the loftiest peaks of Australia, Mount Kosciusco and Mount Townsend, rising to heights of 7328 and 7260 ft.
They all enjoyed the Main Street eatery, next to the newly renovated Beaumont Hotel, the queen's-castle of the Victorian town.
The two had gradually fallen in love, married, scraped together funds, and together with Fred O'Connor, purchased a hundred-year-old Colorado Victorian home.
The Victorian County Histories (Constable) may also be consulted.
The Journal of Australasia (1856-1858), the Australian Monthly Magazine (1865-1867), which contained contributions from Marcus Clarke and was continued as the Colonial Monthly (1867-1869), the Melbourne Review (1876-1885) and the Victorian Review (1879-1886) may also be mentioned.
Of his separate publications, the most important are his lives of Cromwell (1888), William the Silent, (1897), Ruskin (1902), and Chatham (1905); his Meaning of History (1862; enlarged 1894) and Byzantine History in the Early Middle Ages (1900); and his essays on Early Victorian Literature (1896) and The Choice of Books (1886) are remarkable alike for generous admiration and good sense.
If we go back in imagination to the beginning of the Victorian era and ask what was then known of the history of Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia and Asia Minor, we find ourselves confronted with a startling paucity of knowledge.
It would have been a bold, not to say a reckless, dreamer who dared predict that any future researches could restore to us the lost knowledge that had been forgotten for more than two millenniums. Yet the Victorian era was scarcely ushered in before the work of rehabilitation began, which was to lead to the most astounding discoveries and to an altogether unprecedented extension of historical knowledge.
Essentially the child of the Gothic revival, he had put an ineffaceable stamp on Victorian ornament and design, his place being that of a follower of Ruskin and Pugin, but with a greater practical influence than either.
It will be sufficient here to point out in general terms the import of the message of archaeological discovery in the Victorian Era in its bearings upon the great problems of world-history.
It consists of one class only, who take precedence immediately after the 4th class of the Royal Victorian Order.
These movements in the south-east formed the Great Valley of Victoria, which traverses nearly the whole of the state between the Victorian highlands to the north, and the Jurassic sandstones of the Otway Ranges and the hills of south Gippsland.
He entered the Victorian Legislature in 1878 and first took office as Minister of Public Works and Water Supply (1883-6).
On the contrary, the champions of the tradition that the earth was less than six thousand years old held their ground most tenaciously, and the earlier years of the Victorian era were years of bitter controversy.
Early in 1858 Morris published The Defence of Guenevere, which was almost unnoticed by contemporary criticism, but is now recognized as one of the pearls of Victorian poetry.
The critic has also to remember the historical value of Morris's literary influence, following upon the prim domesticities of early Victorian verse, and breaking in upon Tennyson's least happy phase of natural homeliness.
They wear long white trousers of early Victorian cut, with frills at the bottom.
The Royal Victorian Order was instituted by Queen Victoria on the 25th of April 1896,' and conferred for personal services rendered to her majesty and her successors on the throne.
The Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order was conferred on him in 1896, the year of the jubilee of his professoriate.
In some orders the classes are more numerous, as in the Royal Victorian, for instance, which has five, numerous foreign orders a like number, some six, while the Chinese " Dragon " boasts no less than eleven degrees.
The warmth of the evening chased out Bird Song's guests—all non-dieters probably queuing up for ice cream, or maybe simply promenading the Victorian village streets as alpenglow painted the surrounding peaks in pink.
Royal, Victorian Order.
Patmore is one of the few Victorian poets of whom it may confidently be predicted that the memory of his greater achievements will outlive all consideration of occasional lapses from taste and dignity.
He returned again and again to their production, seldom labouring on sonnets and lyrics of the Victorian mould.
He is indeed the Victorian Theocritus; and, as English country life is slowly swept away before the advance of the railway and the telegraph, he will be more and more read for his warm-hearted and fragrant record of rustic love and piety.
A few, like Ruskin, were doubtful about "that increased quietness of style"; one or two already suspected that the "sweetness" was obtained at some sacrifice of force, and that the "purity" involved a concession to Victorian conventionality.
in 1896, the Victorian Jubilee celebrations of 1897, and the festivities connected with the coming of age of the German crown prince in 1900.
To this category belong such orders as the Royal Victorian and the Hohenzollern (Prussia).
The sea does not appear to have extended completely across Australia, breaking it into halves, for a projection from the Archean plateau of Western Australia extended as far east as the South Australian highlands, and thence probably continued eastward, till it joined the Victorian highlands.
Like many of Ouray's Victorian buildings, it had previously housed a variety of mercantile businessesâ€”a dry goods establishment, a drug storeâ€” during the times the town was a thriving, self-sustained community.
After parking his vehicleâ€”no easy chore with the summer trafficâ€”he entered the beautiful and ornate Victorian hotel.
The warmth of the evening chased out Bird Song's guestsâ€”all non-dieters probably queuing up for ice cream, or maybe simply promenading the Victorian village streets as alpenglow painted the surrounding peaks in pink.
They didn't have calculators in Victorian schools, but they did have the abacus!
Victorian thinkers called it the ' great chasm ' or the ' fathomless abyss ' .
ambiencevil license allows marriage ceremonies in the quiet, romantic ambiance of a Victorian room for up to 80 guests.
annexethree-storey Victorian pile comes with a self-contained annex.
A converted sail shed now houses a stylish tea room and Edwardian and Victorian antiques are to be found in the old engine house.
One by one the massive trees of the Victorian arboretum perish: everywhere, bracken & brambles scramble over tumbled monsters.
The ancient font offsets what appear to be Victorian arcades.
They seem to have attempted a country kitchen theme, ignoring the fine late Victorian architecture of the place.
This movement attempted to develop an alternative to the Victorian practice of placing people with epilepsy in mental asylums.
The ancient beech avenue was planted over 100 years ago during the Victorian restoration of the house.
Rare surviving example of a cast iron Victorian bandstand.
Fine Victorian residence ~ High quality accommodation ~ Quiet location close to town center ~ cozy bar ~ Bargain breaks available.
It was frequently used in Victorian carpet bedding schemes.
Both have Victorian brass and cast iron bedsteads, with interior sprung mattresses, made up with crisp white cotton bedding.
Victorian and Edwardian Britain is strewn with the evidence of philanthropic and state benefaction.
But in the midst of all the building work, one little Victorian boathouse survived, overgrown but untouched by all the surrounding changes.
A Victorian mahogany cylinder bureau bookcase realized a price of £ 1,550 against an estimate of £ 800-£1000.
Synopsis Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker is remembered as an eminent Victorian botanist and traveler, and one of Charles Darwin's closest collaborators.
bounty of the earth, is a Victorian idea.
Victorian elegance and its central location might tempt you to dine in the hotel's brasserie before popping out for drinks later.
This site of a former Victorian brewery in Edinburgh is now occupied by a leisure complex.
A very sweet antique Victorian brooch, dating to circa 1880.
The building can be seen in Alfred Hitchcock's " Frenzy " and was originally a Victorian brothel!
buff sandstone, of Victorian date, into north transept.
The many fine Victorian buildings in Wolverhampton are testimony to the prosperity of the town in the 19th century.
buttresses on south wall in gray Victorian sandstone.
Throughout the entire weekend a Victorian carousel will be situated in the grounds for children aged 3-10 to ride.
Underneath the abandoned Victorian cast iron canopies Claire Morgan suspended hundreds of pieces of shattered glass to make five separate forms.
Finally, step up into the wholly Victorian chancel.
THE CENTENNIAL guests find Victorian era antiques and replicas under sparkling glass chandeliers and pressed tin ceilings that sparkle like gold.
The magnificent Victorian crystal chandelier sets the right tone for an evening of splendor.
Charades In Victorian times, before television and the Internet, no Christmas Day was complete without a game of charades In Victorian times, before television and the Internet, no Christmas Day was complete without a game of charades.
Victorian charmer the highlight the lobby to help start is the borgata.
Charterhouse through the ages is discovered; medieval, victorian and roman charterhouse periods.. .
A very sweet English antique Victorian mother of pearl shell belt buckle, perfect for customizing your vintage chic or antique chic outfits.
Wolverhampton had been visited by many famous Victorian circuses and menageries but had never seen anything on this scale.
The earlier villas were completed in Regency cottage style, which was later to give way to mid and early Victorian Palladian classicism.
The six pages are a response to doubts about his theory expressed by the campaigning Victorian clergyman the Rev William Denton.
Victorian Style cloche Product information The Victorian cloche is an exact replica of those used in the 18th and 19th centuries.
No talk about Victorian combinatorics would be complete without a mention of map coloring, and in particular the celebrated four-colour problem.
And they almost certainly are, for what we have here is a Victorian confection.
conservatory Lean too and Victorian conservatories available in white, oak and mahogany.
The best properties surround the park where grand Victorian conversions predominate.
cooper's workshop, an assay laboratory, and a Victorian schoolroom & playground.
A fantastic English antique Victorian copper hot water bottle or bed warmer, with original early celluloid plastic screw top.
A classmate of mine gave a presentation on two scholarly articles, both offering different theories on the meaning of the Victorian corset.
But Rab Butler genuinely believed that there should be a relaxation in laws which he once described as ' Victorian corsetry ' .
county ancient map may well be from the Victorian era, and covers Yorkshire.. ' with parts of adjoining counties ' .
Hecat the Witch Queen battles with Love Goddess Venus in a Victorian courtroom to expose the Seven Deadly Sins in Shakespeare.
Like her elder cousin Lizzie has ambition and the will to go against the conventions of her Victorian peers.
It's a revival, in some ways, of the old credo of the Victorian ruling class.
Some witnesses describe her as being in ` a gray Victorian dress `, other that the gown is a black crinoline.
A Victorian silver oval cruet stand with embossed foliate and floral scrolls, molded scroll rim and central handle.
Our historic Victorian Theater can accommodate a dinner dance for 200 or a drinks reception for 400.
classic deco next to Regency opulence next to classic Victorian functionality next to modernist brutalism.
decrepit Victorian house in New Jersey.
determining the demography of Victorian Scotland through Record Linkage Information on this project will be online shortly.
The Victorian distinction between the worthy and unworthy poor is simple transferred to the twenty first century deportee.
detached Victorian, licensed Bed & Breakfast in Sandown offering 14 bedrooms.
The house was built on the old vegetable garden of the vicarage that was the home of the Victorian diarist the Rev. Francis Kilvert.
different in style and in content from conventional Victorian and Edwardian writing.
Footsteps into History are evening walks through The Historic dockyard, the world's most complete dockyard from the Georgian and Victorian periods.
You'll see the 15th century dovecote and Victorian Summerhouse.
But some historians feel that the spring was probably mythical and the present monument on the site is a Victorian drinking fountain.
echoing footsteps tho, why not go and find out what life was like in Victorian Colchester?
The Chapel of St Barbara is a fine Victorian building, recently refurbished and the only fully ecumenical chapel in the Royal Navy.
elegant Victorian villa offering 2 double & 1 twin rooms, all en-suite.
But of course we don't, and eagerly embrace old and new photos of the supernatural with as much gullibility as any Victorian.
eminence in the field of Victorian Studies.
The reviews listed below relate to the Victorian era.
Despite this key difference, we see that both characters are fairly erudite Victorian women.
Lynton, set on the cliffs above, can be reached by water-operated cliff railroad from the Victorian esplanade.
evocation of the Victorian era behind a 1930's red brick exterior.
The Victorian art critic Ruskin denounced the excesses of capitalism in his essay collection ' Unto This Last ' .
We saw people which wore Victorian clothes, shops and a Victorian fairground.
Hendre is a Grade 2* listed Victorian farmyard located between the sea and the mountains on the beautiful North Wales coast.
Why does one Victorian murderer still exert such world-wide fascination in an age hardly short of its own violent crimes?
Ascog Hall fernery and Garden Isle of Bute Award-winning restored Victorian fernery and gardens... .
The restoration of a Victorian fernery in Richmond, London.
The Victorian authors were the worst for this, romantic fiction often glossing out the few true known facts.
The original Victorian fireplaces were still in position in every room.
fish pond is a restored Victorian bathing hut which adjoins a bathing pool.
Georgian and Victorian London was devastated in WWII - huge swathes of the center and the East End were totally flattened.
A Victorian lead mine once home to large, but colorless octahedral fluorite.
Take her out to a local fort or a Victorian folly.
In the Victorian era it was partly demolished to provide building material for a garden folly in the manor grounds.
Compared to their Victorian forebears, today's local administrations lack the powers to govern in the round.
The issues For the past 150 years successive generations at Amport have had reason to be grateful to our Victorian forefathers.
The house was extended in the 1870s is now a mixture of Victorian Gothic, medieval Gothic and 18th century fortification styles.
English rose: A really true, strong, pink Victorian rose fragrance.
East wall: east window in yellow freestone, wholly a Victorian or later renewal.
There will also be plenty of attractions to keep children amused including a traditional Victorian funfair.
The 23 guest rooms are located in the manor house, pool annex or Victorian cottage and are well appointed with handcrafted furniture.
gaslit streets of Victorian horror or ride the dusty trails of the Wild West.
genteel seaside resort, with its Victorian ancestry claims to soak up more than anywhere else in the country.
In the parlor the table is set for afternoon tea and there is a rosewood piano a sure sign of Victorian gentility!
He traveled from the Victorian suburban gentility of Kingston-upon-Thames to the wild California of the 1870s.
The glory of the gardens must be the splendid Victorian glasshouses which have been lovingly restored, a unique feature.
This is the cane which made the Victorian governess a figure to be instantly obeyed.
This lovely Victorian child's underskirt made from white cotton was designed to be worn under a long and ornate christening gown.
Kingsway Guest House, Edinburgh Heather and Ian welcome you to our Victorian guesthouse.
Its position was changed in Victorian times, but water still gushes there from a mossy lion's mouth.
Is this the audition where they gave you a dodgy haircut to make you look like a Victorian orphan?
There is a page giving guidance on reading Victorian handwriting.
Opposite the shops on the village green, is a Victorian church, standing on the windswept headland.
Grace Darling would become the first heroine of the Victorian age.
Even prior to its Victorian heyday, Dundee was a town of considerable importance.
Late Victorian holocausts: El Nino Famines and the Making of the Third World.
Best Western Ewington hotel Glasgow A Victorian townhouse hotel overlooking the tranquil and beautiful Queens Park, only minutes from Glasgow city center.
Topics include the Victorian terraced house and its development and the architectural elements of the Victorian interior.
Seefar, Porthleven Seefar is a traditional Cornish Victorian house built in the 1860's from which you can see a long way.
Hmmm sounds a bit like victorian England come back huh?
The Pagets were a particularly illustrious and respected Victorian dynasty.
It indicts the brutalisation and wastefulness of Victorian industrialism, and envisions the world as it might be.
Romans, Vikings, highwaymen and Victorian industrialists to name just a few.
In fact it is tin, stained to resemble wood a fine example of Victorian ingenuity.
Part of the hotel was originally an old drovers ' inn, however the majority of the hotel was built during the Victorian era.
Probably derived from painted kitchen stools sold in Victorian ironmongers.
In 1967 this masterpiece of Victorian ironwork fell victim to fashionable prejudice and, despite a national outcry, was dismantled.
ironwork feature railings, traditional Victorian street lights and even traditional pattern kerbstones.
ironworkers ' cottages or Victorian villas that line the slopes of Coalbrookdale.
Between is a priest's door with ornate molding and a Tudor head; lower jambs on both sides renewed in Victorian period.
contains a single foiled lancet of Victorian date but no convincing signs of insertion.
Above are two Victorian lancets in surround of Fabric ' B ' .
The Victorian letterbox was brought into use in 1856, the first all-metal design.
Like Victorian lockets, they are made to be carried close to the body, rather than framed and fixed to the wall.
luxury detached Victorian villa is set in a peaceful part of Torquay with its own beautiful private.. .
magnificent victorian mansions create the Falstaff Hotel in Royal Leamington Spa.
Victorian Tearooms - Enjoy a delicious clotted cream tea served by our friendly Victorian maids.
maladyd the corset explain common female maladies of the Victorian era, from fainting fits to miscarriage?
They then made mannequins using man- made fabrics for modern uniforms and cottons for the Victorian clothes.
We're in one, a handsome Victorian manse where we are in comfortable rooms.
mantel made to replicate the look of cast iron, common in Victorian times.
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Also provides educational services for schools, topics covering medieval to Victorian periods, includes interactive workshops.
The present church is mainly medieval with Elizabethan and Victorian additions.
An architect, he was perhaps the leading apostle of Victorian medievalism, along with William Morris and the Pre-Raphaelite painters.
To end the show, once again showing tremendous versatility, the oldest group presented a Victorian melodrama - THE BLACK HEARTED VILLAIN.
On a picnic they're brought together in the true style of Victorian melodrama.
At first this story reads like a classic Victorian melodrama, rather reminiscent of a Sherlock Holmes tale.
metret of a row of 19th century Victorian houses, this London hotel is ideally located just 50 meters from King's Cross Station.
mews cottages, converted from a Victorian stable block.
This charming Victorian house is surrounded by open moorland yet only a 5 minute walk to the village pub!
Anyway, his attitude to sexual morality may have caused a Victorian eyebrow or two to rise.
See the story of Maiden Castle and walk on roman mosaics in the atmospheric Victorian Hall.
She was brought back to England and imprisoned alongside the celebrated Victorian murderess, Florence Maybrick.
Victorian music hall was an entertainment a bit like today's theater, but much more rowdy!
There is also a Victorian naturalist 's study in the Natural History Gallery.
nestleetty Victorian terraced cottage nestling quietly in a cozy position adjacent to the Village Square.
A group of passengers inside a horse-drawn omnibus at the end of the Victorian period.
opposean opposing viewpoint, read Nico's earlier post - Transporting us to Victorian Britain.
Another favorite of many visitors is a walk around the Broderie Italian Garden which is sunken to allow unspoiled views from the Victorian orangery.
Popular little gin palace, which has preserved its classic Victorian decor.
In Victorian times replacing the stone parapets with cast iron, themselves replaced with masonry in the 1920's.
That'll make some and flushes combined bonus quads in Victorian parlor and more.
The large walled garden has been restored to its 18 th -century formal design and has a Victorian parterre and yew walk.
Later additions include a restored Victorian parterre at the rear of the house.
It has one of the finest Victorian gardens in Britain with a colorful parterre, statuary, walks, and views.
On one level, Joseph O'Connor's novel is a clever Victorian pastiche.
Perhaps, like me, you're a high-powered executive, Army officer, judge, or simply a stern, Victorian paterfamilias.
Today, the gardens are listed by English Heritage as a Grade II site and contain three restored Victorian glass pavilions with connecting walkways.
Well, they had to report on Victoria Park at a lovely Victorian pavilion.
The source of the water was sealed in Victorian times in a massive round marble pedestal which was decorated with mosaic stones.
There are also a few Victorian pine pews, easily identifiable.
other phantoms include a Victorian lady in gray and a 'presence ' in the Castle gatehouse.
John Rennie The Victorian philanthropists came to their calling by a number of routes.
These fall essentially into three pairs, the first of which is concerned with the provision and the receipt of late Victorian musical philanthropy.
Lots of lovely MG's against the backdrop of Englands oldest, restored Victorian pier at Clevedon.
Odd structure half a mile offshore turned out to be the end of the long gone Victorian pier.
The interior of the mill has stone-flagged floors supported by Victorian cast-iron pillars and low brick arches with iron hoops.
The building features decorative plasterwork with scrolls and caryatids, and is one of the countries finest examples of a Victorian theater.
Humphrey, " Lord Rayleigh - the last of the great Victorian polymaths ", Bull.
Near the middle of this park is a series of Victorian lily ponds, which were added in 1902.
We can also offer wooden Victorian style hand carts from which are sold freshly spun candy floss and just cooked sweet caramel popcorn.
Weston is typical of a British Victorian holiday center with piers, amusements, saucy postcards and donkeys giving children rides along the beach.
It is home to over 30 buildings ranging from a replica Iron Age House to Victorian agricultural buildings and a 1940s prefab.
When the Victorian part was built there was a gothic revival and the angels are almost Pre-Raphaelite.
present-day scholars read letters from two Victorian poets, which are visualized during the same sequence.
pretty village cottages and Victorian mansions.
Given the extremes of Victorian prudery over anything bodily, let alone sex, this would make ideal " entertainment " material.
prudish Victorian values of the society he lived in.
Many manuscript books of popular psalmody were deliberately destroyed by Victorian reformers.
The Influence of the Church The Victorian age is quite famous for its almost puritanical outlook.
The fine example of a Victorian rectory dated 1876 stands in secluded grounds with mature trees which provide a haven for wildlife.
The area has been extensively redeveloped around it, except for some very Victorian houses.
Further east and slightly behind is the Victorian dome that houses the 28-inch refractor, the observatory's largest instrument.
The path leads to All Saints Parish Church, a building with Norman origins, but extensively remodeled in Victorian times.
In 1961, the Victorian reredos was removed from the sanctuary of St Mary, to enable a repair to the east wall.
It conceals one of the most atmospheric Victorian restorations in East Anglia.
restored Victorian bathing hut which adjoins a bathing pool.
retained the original victorian charm and character.
Guarding the entrance to the Victorian chancel is one of the best 15th century rood screens in the area.
rusted metal seemingly dating to the Victorian era, sat in the shallows.
The Victorian Glasgow Botanic Gardens conservatory the largest in Britain is a double-glazing salesman 's wet dream.
From Victorian samplers to bookmarks, stitch something you like!
Natural theology was the indispensable medium through which early Victorian savants broadcast their messages.
There is a Victorian watercolor that shows the schoolhouse and green as it was in 1860.
A former Victorian schoolhouse dating from around the 1890s the original building has been extended to create a large family home.
Step back in time as you enter the Victorian schoolroom and the re-constructed pit village.
They can even find out what life may have been like for their contemporaries in the Victorian schoolroom!
I would recommend this book to those with an interest in Victorian literature and early science fiction.
Victorian Kitchen at Brodie Castle Open Curling Hall, a large mansion overlooking the seafront at Largs, was built in 1812.
Brighton and Hove combine to offer Regency and Georgian grandeur, miles of Victorian seafront and social life opportunities rarely found outside central London.
An attractive seafront Victorian hotel with lovely view of the bay and mountains in Llandudno.
There was an aquarium here in Victorian times - they used to bring the seawater for the tanks up from Brighton on the train!
He was a veritable model of the Victorian self-made man, with a seemingly selfless devotion to public service.
From Victorian terraces to well-proportioned 1930's semis, and from medieval cottages to country mansions, all houses have a story to tell.
Large Victorian mansions frame Beddington Park, while the rest of the town offers mid-war semis and terraces in neat tree lined toads.
London's Victorian sewers A modern sewer system has two sewer pipes.
In Houston, there's a huge Victorian storm sewer that empties into Buffalo Bayou.
More pictures of the Victorian lace shawl - click here.
shineortrait of the Victorian age, indeed any age, must show the dirty linen under the shining armor.
Near the clock is a Victorian oak hall sideboard.
She appears as the supremely glamorous Astonishing Voodoo Priestess (very popular in Victorian sideshows, along with cannibal queens ).
situated in the heart of charming Arundel, The Swan Hotel has been lovingly restored to its former Victorian period elegance.
The Victorian slums were cleared away in a project which ran from 1969 for the next decade.
North wall: Victorian doorway with peaked arch, decorated spandrels, complex molding, and a stopped label, all in pale sandstone.
splendid Victorian mansion, seen in the background.
splendor of a Victorian palace.
The house was built in 1740 and oozes Georgian splendor and Victorian charm.
splendournishings in the Victorian room show some of the splendor of the Victorian era.
Q. What were the Victorian ideas for containing sprawl and encouraging growth?
The building of large steamships meant that the port had to adapt to the changing technologies of the Victorian age.
Retrospectively, neon seems as stodgy as the carving on a Victorian town hall.
Despite its central position the elegant Victorian town house, built in 1862, is in an extremely quiet side street.
suburban Victorian housewife of 1890?
Victorian style summerhouse to remain with block paved surrounding seating area.
The old coffee tavern next to the Post Office building came down along with the main station building including its Victorian arches.
Victorian taxidermy was the font of the idea that we can explore, understand and tame the species that we share the world with.
Peers also alludes to the greater efforts to encourage temperance in the late Victorian army.
The Oriental Institute has an annex in a Victorian terrace on St John's Street.
tithing system by all local residents to their parish church was only abolished by Parliament in Victorian times.
It has been a very popular visitor destination since Victorian times when the railways brought the first tourists to see The Trossachs.
Take a walk along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal towpath through the Weavers ' Triangle - a well preserved Victorian industrial townscape.
tulip shaped feet which is a feature throughout the Victorian range from village pine.
The real Jack the Ripper killings have gripped people's imaginations for over a century while exposing the dark underbelly of Victorian England.
The building of Southwark station was governed by the Victorian main line railroad viaduct directly above.
The large Victorian vicarage next to the church survived in 1977.
At 3.30pm, a few hundred gathered among the Victorian buildings of the city's George Square to mount a vigil.
Garden areas include the terraced Fountain Court and the Walled Garden with its redesigned pleasure garden and impressive reconstructed Victorian vinery.
The Victorian moral reformer could look with sympathy upon the poverty of the poor waif who stole a loaf of bread.
Or you could explore the Millgate Museum, housed in a Victorian warehouse on the banks of the River Trent.
Tees Cottage Pumping Station is a Victorian waterworks in Darlington in the North East of England which began supplying water to Darlington in 1849.
For he wore a pair of long, luxuriant black whiskers such as haven't been seen since Victorian times.
whitebait dinners for the Liberal party in Victorian times.
Visit the pit-head baths and the Victorian steam winder.
It was everyone's idea of what a Victorian workhouse should look like.
workmanspan>workmen's huts are based on photographs of Victorian railways being constructed.
The society publishes a thrice yearly journal, ' The Victorian ' .
The former visit was commemorated by the institution of the Australia Cup, presented to the Imperial Bowling Association (and now the property of the English B.A.) by Mr Charles Wood, president of the Victorian Bowling Association.
Intrusions of granitic massifs in the Devonian period formed the primitive mountain axis of Victoria, which extends east and west across the state and forms the nucleus of the Victorian highlands.
(See also the articles Arbitration And Conciliation; Trade Unions; Labour Legislation.) Victoria was the pioneer in factory legislation, the first Victorian act of that character dating from 1873.
He was educated at the university of Melbourne and was called to the Victorian bar in 1877; but before that date he had already worked as a journalist, and he continued to contribute frequently to the press, especially to the Melbourne Age.
Atlay, The Victorian Chancellors (1908), vol.
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(See the section on " Orders of Knighthood " below.) The United Kingdom has eight orders of knighthood - the Garter, the Thistle, St Patrick, the Bath, the Star of India, St Michael and St George, the Indian Empire and the Royal Victorian Order; and, while the first is undoubtedly the oldest as well as the most illustrious anywhere existing, a fictitious antiquity has been claimed and is even still frequently conceded 8 State Papers, Domestic Series, James the First, lxvii.
The church was rebuilt and a massive granite tower erected over the intervening aisles at the cost of the municipality, a new peal of 36 bells, cast in Holland, being installed to commemorate the Victorian jubilee of 1887.
The queens own life is dealt with elsewhere (see VICTORIA, QUEEN), but the Victorian era is deeply marked in English history.
The king himself (see EDWARD VII.), who nobly earned the title of Edward the Peacemaker, played no small part in the domestic and international politics of these years; and contemporary publicists,whohadbecomeaccustomedto Victorian traditions, gradually realized that, within the limits of the constitutional monarchy, there was much more scope for the initiative of a masculine sovereign in public life than had been supposed by the generation which grew up after the death of his father in 1862.
Tonally, the Victorian organs are robust, with at least two complete manual choruses and mainly quint mixtures.
On Radio 4, Melvyn Bragg recently discussed the Victorian realist novel.
The fine example of a Victorian Rectory dated 1876 stands in secluded grounds with mature trees which provide a haven for wildlife.
Further east and slightly behind is the Victorian dome that houses the 28-inch refractor, the observatory 's largest instrument.
During refurbishment in 2005, the hotel has retained the original victorian charm and character.
A manual pump, the rusted metal seemingly dating to the Victorian era, sat in the shallows.
Displays include Victorian Welsh farmhouse kitchen and saddler 's workshop.
From Victorian samplers to bookmarks, stitch something you like !
The old Victorian schoolroom attached to the church is now the village hall and a kitchen and toilet facilities recently added.
They can even find out what life may have been like for their contemporaries in the Victorian schoolroom !
Hotels The Westcliff Hotel is a Victorian Hotel, close to the seafront with spectacular views over the Thames Estuary.
There was an aquarium here in Victorian times - they used to bring the seawater for the tanks up from Brighton on the train !
London 's Victorian sewers A modern sewer system has two sewer pipes.
In Houston, there 's a huge Victorian storm sewer that empties into Buffalo Bayou.
A portrait of the Victorian age, indeed any age, must show the dirty linen under the shining armor.
She appears as the supremely glamorous Astonishing Voodoo Priestess (very popular in Victorian sideshows, along with cannibal queens).
Situated in the heart of charming Arundel, The Swan Hotel has been lovingly restored to its former Victorian period elegance.
For example, a Victorian patron might donate to his local museum or gallery sketchbooks filled on his holidays at seaside resorts.
Square-headed east window of Victorian stone has three trefoiled lights under round heads, and the spandrels filled with smaller lights; simple hoodmould.
The Great mound The great mound at Taplow today lies adjacent to Taplow Court, the splendid Victorian mansion, seen in the background.
There 's the fairytale splendor of a Victorian Palace.
The furnishings in the Victorian room show some of the splendor of the Victorian era.
Victorian Values Friday 19th November 2004 Victorian family houses are characterful and spacious, but not all have the spotless reputation you might expect.
Victorian society officially granted the possibility of social betterment to the subaltern classes: the veracity of this potentiality is interrogated in the text.
What was a typical day for a suburban Victorian housewife of 1890?
As later immigration patterns developed, a beautiful Victorian synagogue was built in the house by Jewish families.
Hayle Cottage - Victorian terraced cottage overlooking the dunes, ideal for a quiet holiday.
The Oriental Institute has an annex in a Victorian terrace on St John 's Street.
The tithing system by all local residents to their parish church was only abolished by Parliament in Victorian times.
This freestanding chest sits on tulip shaped feet which is a feature throughout the Victorian range from village pine.
The real Jack the Ripper killings have gripped people 's imaginations for over a century while exposing the dark underbelly of Victorian England.
Victorian Attitude It is a dangerous occupation for a woman to have and the work they do is undervalued by society.
Bible ban uproar BIBLES have been banished from Victorian hospital bedsides and some schools because they may offend non-Christians.
Like The Victorian style, it is versatile enough to cope with internal and external corners.
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At 3.30pm, a few hundred gathered among the Victorian buildings of the city 's George Square to mount a vigil.
Garden areas include the terraced Fountain Court and the Walled Garden with its redesigned pleasure garden and impressive reconstructed Victorian Vinery.
For he wore a pair of long, luxuriant black whiskers such as have n't been seen since Victorian times.
It became famous for political whitebait dinners for the Liberal party in Victorian times.
Popular items are the French style cream metal furniture, and the Victorian wirework furniture, shelves, planters, candle sconces and trays.
It was everyone 's idea of what a Victorian workhouse should look like.
The workmen 's huts are based on photographs of Victorian railways being constructed.
The society publishes a thrice yearly journal, ' The Victorian '.
The Victorian visage of the old building brought back happy childhood memories for the elderly woman.
A highly stylized minimal design steel and glass lamp will definitely look weird when placed in a room with Victorian styled furniture.
Victorian style bird cages are usually ornate cages with unusual designs reminiscent of the Victorian era.
If you want the special Victorian and Historical metal roofing or want to acquire Energy Star compliant "Green" roofing, they deal in that also.
The book has Victorian charm and character and it includes a stunning pop-up at the end of the story.
A Victorian home makes the perfect setting for the wonders of the holiday season the characters in the book experience.
Morris sought to reinstate the traditional quality and craftsmanship in England that had somehow been swallowed up by the sometimes overbearingly ornate style of Victorian furniture.
Simple lines-Instead of the ornate, carved furniture of the Victorian period, the Mission style incorporates a simple look.
Drop leaf dining room tables come in all sorts of styles, from Victorian, to Arts and Crafts, to modern.
Its simple but elegant lines could work in traditional, Victorian, and French-themed rooms among others.
Designers use common terms for decorating styles such as contemporary, modern, rustic, Asian, Southwestern, cottage, country, Victorian, eclectic, green or eco-friendly and the list goes on.
Contemporary style is less elaborate and embellished than furniture that would be considered Victorian.
This style is very feminine and often close to Victorian except that the colors are generally light and bright as opposed to some of the dark and Gothic looks common in Victorian furniture.
The Breakers combines classical, Beaux Arts and Victorian architecture and design.
Hornibrook Mansion in Arkansas, also known as The Empress of Little Rock, is one of the most impressive displays of Victorian and Queen Anne style design left in America.
The home was designed in Queen Anne Victorian and Gothic style.
Victorian style is characterized by dark finished woods, like mahogany and walnut, intricate floral patterns and strong, bold colors.
Tin was cheap and the stamped panels were an affordable way to add a little Victorian detail to a room.
Lyndhurst is especially popular during the holiday season when the manor house and grounds are decorated with thousands of lights, decorated Christmas trees, and other Victorian holiday adornments.
Naperville is known for its historic district, filled with elegant Victorian homes, such as the one pictured above.
If your style is more traditional, then check out Thomasville bedding luxury spreads that fit with French country, cottage, Victorian, and other classic design themes.
Lace or embroidered doilies are especially appropriate for a Victorian style room or cottage design.
If you want a Christmas tree that looks like it stepped off the pages of a Victorian novel, then an old world style Christmas tree might be right for you.
Lush and vibrant Victorian decorating is the perfect choice if you are looking for an interior design style with real unique flair.
Both dramatic and charming, decorating your home in Victorian style will have heads turning.
The Victorian period of history (loosely defined as the 19th century and centered in Britain) is a study in contradictions.
Practical living according to a strict moral code became the way of the Victorian period.
You'd never know it by looking at Victorian design.
The second event that was important to Victorian decorating was the great boom of British colonization.
Most historians divide the Victorian period into three distinct periods, early, middle and end, and the difference in Victorian decorating are present through these periods.
Generally speaking, the early and middle periods embraced floral prints and bright colors, while the late Victorian period became more Gothic in its design style.
Color was incredibly important in Victorian decorating.
At the start of the Victorian era, floral wallpaper was used throughout the home.
In the later Victorian period, these florals gave way to stylized leaf patterns and wallpaper in earth tones, in keeping with the popular Gothic inspired design of the time.
Curved edges and scrolls a la 18th century French furniture was the most popular style in the early and middle Victorian period.
In the late Victorian period, overstuffed furniture inspired by Eastern designs came into favor.
Victorian decorating is easy to replicate today in your home because the looks from this period continues to influence modern designers.
Ethan Allen in particular tends to feature a great deal of Victorian inspired furniture, and you can turn to antique sales to find original pieces.
When choosing paint colors and wallpapers, keep the Victorian look in mind.
With a good understanding of Victorian design principles, re-creating the look with modern sources is a breeze.
Striking and unique Victorian style furniture can give your room classic elegance and style.
The Victorian period of 19th century Britain was a time of great change and social turmoil.
The great cultural push and pull can be seen in many items from the Victorian period, including fashion and interior design.
Furniture, however, was perhaps one of the most changed items during the Victorian period.
The biggest revolution in Victorian style furniture was the new manufacturing techniques that were introduced during the period.
The irony about Victorian furniture is that despite the modern revolution in production techniques, in terms of styles, people looked almost exclusively to the past for inspiration.
If you want to see some pictures of original pieces from the Victorian furniture period, check out Victorian Station.
You'll find a wealth of photos of period pieces, plus plenty of information about the Victorian period in general and Victorian decorating.
Original pieces of furniture from the Victorian times do come up with relative frequency at auctions and estate sales, but these can be extremely expensive.
Keep in mind, however, that many Victorian pieces are meant to be investment furniture pieces, and even reproductions aren't cheap.
Magnolia Hall - Magnolia Hall offers faithful reproductions of classic Victorian designs for every room in your home.
Victorian Furniture Company - The flashing neon pink and banner ads at Victorian Furniture Company won't exactly put you in the mood for 19th century shopping.
House has a longstanding reputation in dealing reproduction Victorian furniture and original pieces.
Ethan Allen - Ethan Allan stocks lots of Victorian inspired furniture and is easily accessible either online or in store.
Geometric shapes, for example, are often associated with Art deco style interior design and may not be appropriate in a room with a standard Victorian decor.
It is difficult to create a country chic design in a contemporary house, and a modern bedroom design would be out of place in most Victorian houses.
Bolder interior designers may suggest juxtaposing heavily ornate Victorian pieces with a minimalist house.
Even if your decorating style is Victorian, Colonial or pre-War, you can make contemporary design style work in your home.
Comfortable sofas and armchairs with a Victorian flair are right at home in this design style.
Since greenhouses were popular in the Victorian era, greenery is right should be part of a Bohemian design.
Victorian interiors feature beautiful colors, lots of ornate details, and skilled fakery to make the home a welcoming and beautiful place.
For today's homeowner, Victorian interior design styles may seem out of reach.
However, you don't need a huge budget or a beautiful old house to utilize the principles of Victorian interior decorating in your own home; you simply need a little time and creativity.
Victorian style was inspired by the personal taste of Britain's Queen Victoria, who ruled the country from 1837 to 1901.
The industrial revolution also had the unintended effect of coating the exteriors of many homes in a thick layer of dirt, so Victorian interiors became more ornate to counteract the dingy exteriors of many homes.
You can take some cues from Victorian decorating to create beautiful interiors in your own home.
One of the easiest ways to bring Victorian style to your home is to embellish tastefully wherever possible.
You can often find inexpensive trim pieces to bring Victorian style to simple items.
When most of us think of Victorian interiors, elaborate floral wallpaper or faux finishing techniques come to mind.
To bring Victorian flair to your walls, look for good deals online.
Many online wallpaper retailers offer affordable Victorian style wallpaper.
You can also add Victorian elegance by employing faux finishing techniques.
Shopping flea markets and garage sales are another inexpensive way to add Victorian style to your home.
You can sometimes find actual relics of the Victorian era at these places, and it's easy to embellish accents from other eras to give them a Victorian feel.
For instance, a simple dining room chandelier can take on a Victorian feel with some pretty spray paint and the addition of bead and crystals.
Wicker furniture is a great way to provide seating in Victorian interiors.
Add some floral cushions, and you have fun Victorian style on a budget.
Victorian interiors are dramatic, and it's easy to add drama with some bargain fabric.
Victorian curtains were often made of sumptuous velvet or silk and embellished with ribbons or embroidery.
As with any interior decorating style, it's important to put your own stamp on your Victorian designs.
Victorian interior design is about using the things you love in elaborate and creative ways.
Rich velvets and deep colors like burgundy and emerald green characterize Victorian rooms.
Accents of lace, tassels, and fringe complete the Victorian look.
The popularity of wicker furniture during the Victorian era enjoyed a strong revival in the 1970s.
This style is reminiscent of Victorian furniture.
Queen Anne style became popular during the last quarter of the 19th century and is derived from the influence of Richard Norman Shaw, who was an influential Victorian architect in England.
The Twains' house is a Victorian Gothic design and considered the best example of the American Aesthetic Movement.
The majestic Victorian house was the creation of renowned architect, Edward Tuckerman Potter.
The brick exterior was painted with bright Victorian colors.
Victorian and cottage chic designs are common bedroom styles.
This Victorian cottage was built in 1896 and currently serves as an African culture museum.
Horchow - The Horchow catalog has a distinctly European feel, ranging from country and Victorian to modern Euro-tinged designs.
If you love Victorian era design and would love to recreate it in your own home, consider a faux tin ceiling in your kitchen or other rooms of the house.
Just look at any of the famous Painted Ladies, the San Francisco row of restored Victorian houses for color inspiration.
The palette for Victorian colors is a wide range of neutral grays and tans mixed with richer colors like deep red, blue, green, purple, and mauve.
A Victorian design for your bedroom will have an ultra feminine look.
Patterns of tiny rose buds mixed with larger floral designs all come together in an authentic feel for the Victorian era.
If it would work well in a Victorian home, it won't work in a beachy space.
The bathroom was brought into the house during the late Victorian era and was an important Art Deco design focus.
It was cost-prohibitive for most household budgets to replace the clawfoot and hip tubs of the Victorian era.
You could add an Art Deco stained-glass window in a Victorian bathroom and show you were conscious of the latest design style without having to spend the money for a complete remodeling of your bathroom.
Many people had built magnificent homes during the Victorian era, but wanted to incorporate the modern style of Art Deco.
Victorian homes, for example, use somber colors that have been mixed with just a bit of black to tone them down.
Victorian style is known for ornate embellishments, elaborate designs and can even be considered over indulgent by those who prefer the simplicity of Colonial style.
Victorian architecture is known for asymmetrical shapes, steep roofs, square or rounded towers, bay windows and fanciful, wrap around porches.
Valspar colors that compliment Victorian style include the pastel pink Morning Glow, dark bluish-gray Evening Eclipse and light bluish gray Shark Loop.
Another color palette influenced by the lavish Victorian era, these rich, dark colors will add a classy, royal feel to your home.
Bay windows became popular during the Victorian era of architecture.
From contemporary to Victorian decorating styles, a beautiful oriental or Persian style rug adds class to any home.
Wrought iron curtain rods work will with Victorian, rustic, lodge, country, Southwestern, Tuscan, primitive and even contemporary decorating styles.
The traditional floral Tiffany shades would complement a Victorian style home perfectly.
Vintage finds at thrift stores or antique markets come in shapes and sizes to match every trend and fashion of the past, from oversized and ornate Victorian brass to kitchsy retro-style mirrors.
If Victorian mansion interiors make you swoon, then indulge yourself.
On the flip side, wearing makeup in Victorian days was associated with an immoral nature, so women would pinch their cheeks constantly to make them appear red.
In Victorian times, everyday women often wore makeup, attempting to look as pale as possible.
Royalty: Opinion as to whether makeup was suitable for members of the royal families swayed greatly from the Victorian era forward.
In fact, many of Aspen's most impressive Victorian buildings, such as the Hotel Jerome and the Wheeler Opera House were built during this period.
Engagement Party Planner: Nostalgic Victorian Paper Memories has a terrific planner guide for this occasion.
Simple lace and hemline ruffles are perfect for an American Western wedding, while a wedding at a historical garden in Europe may necessitate a Victorian wedding dress.
Do you love the look of Victorian lace, or are you secretly a child of the 60's.
Silver hearts, matte silver frames, ornate victorian frames, swirled ivy, and Cinderella stage coaches are just a few of the types of silver frames available.
Brooches are a piece of jewelry that can look stunning when paired with a lacy or Victorian style wedding dress.
On the other hand, an elegant ballroom in an upscale hotel might require a lot of decorations to cover Victorian curtains and other decor that does not fit the fall theme wedding.
Victorian Christmas: Adding a vintage flair to your event with Victorian decorations is a great way to have a unique holiday wedding.
For whimsical or romantic wedding themes, a white wicker or metal Victorian birdcage is the perfect addition.
Trying to make this print work in a traditional or Victorian room can be a real challenge.
You will find lace as a prominent fabric choice in such period styles and various designs as Victorian, Elizabethan, Rococo, Italian Renaissance, Georgian, Antebellum, and many others.
Towels with this pattern would go well with pastel colored walls or a home with a Victorian style decor.
Girls' dresses were somewhat shorter than women's dresses; however, they were generally longer than the styles of the Victorian Era among the upper classes.
Wispy, fairy-like girls' clothing that sometimes transitions into Victorian or even Colonial themes are staged against woodland or iconic seaside settings.
The ceremony will be conducted on the ship's promenade, and a reception based upon your specifications in the beautiful Victorian dining area.
On your Mississippi cruise you will travel in traditional paddle-wheeled steamboats, which feature old-world charm and authentic Victorian décor.
One of the most peaceful places on the sip is the Paddlewheel Lounge, which is an area populated with overstuffed Victorian couches on the ship's stern-side upper deck.
You will also enjoy the Victorian and antebellum homes, some of which are now bed and breakfasts.
The Victorian and antebellum architecture may make you question which century you're in, and you can see a cotton gin at the 1800s Frogmore Plantation.
The historic vessel is a replica of the extravagant Victorian steamboats which dotted the Mississippi more than a century ago.
Styles cover a wide design range including contemporary, 1950's retro, art deco, and Victorian.
Read Windflower for the Victorian opinion of this beautiful flower.
It was introduced to English gardens during the Victorian period, but it was grown from cuttings instead of seed.
The blonde body is made of a single piece of Victorian Ash and comes with a Blues90 pickup for warm, punch sounds.
For example, a Victorian style dresser would make an exquisite vanity with the right accessories.
If you have a Queen Anne Victorian then a Mediterranean patio is going to look a little odd.
These garage doors are reminiscent of the old carriage houses and are perfect for country, Victorian, or Craftsman styles.
While you may admire Victorian gingerbread trim, it is never appropriate on a ranch style home.
Whether you are looking for ultra contemporary design like Arzo, or the old fashioned charm found in the Victorian collection, Delta is constantly coming up with new designs and technologies.
You can choose from antique or Victorian finishes or simple square patterns.
When an architectural style, such as Victorian style homes, or Craftsman style homes are first created, more than just the building materials and details are chosen by the architects.
Victorian style homes were originally painted in somber colors, which were created by adding a small amount of black paint to the true color.
To properly paint a Victorian home, one should be mindful of painting in its original color palette, while following the interior and exterior painting cues the home gives.
A color palette that is going to help sell a Victorian will be unlikely to do any favors for a modern loft.
For modern and Victorian style kitchens alike, a metal tile backsplash can be the perfect finishing touch to the design.
Foster and Bailey's silver items are beautifully ornate, a trait typical of the Victorian era.
A magnificent Victorian design birthstone ring for mother set in 10 or 14 karat yellow or white gold.
Brooches were very popular during the Victorian (1840 to 1900) and the Edwardian (1901 to 1910) periods.
This is popular with those that love antiques, history or the Victorian era.
If you love traditional brooches, consider getting a Victorian crown brooch with diamond.
Fans of Victorian replica jewelry should love this brooch.
The Victorian crown brooch was first introduced in the late Victorian period but was actually most popular during the Edwardian era.
The Victorian crown brooch fits the romantic gem stone jewelry that was common in the Victoria era.
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