Virtual exhibition

Virtual exhibition



Nomination d'un capitaine anglais - Maritime and Trade links

Dated 1757, this document appoints Robert Farwell as captain of the Dolphin, an unarmed trading ship with a capacity of 90 tons and bound for Newfoundland, Por

Letter and report about English and French trade after Treaty of Eden-Rayneval, 1786. - Maritime and Trade links


Movements of vessels in the port of Rouen - Maritime and Trade links
Report of the Commissioner of central Rouen on the work of two English Masonic lodges - Politics and Military links


Dieppe,The Newhaven steamer entering port - Tourism and Culture

Postcards, around 1900.


The Gospels of Jumièges - Tourism and Culture


First World War posters - Politics and Military links

Posters published in large numbers by the Parliamentary Recruiting Committee, probably in 1915, were aimed at the young Englishmen who might be considering joining up for active servuice

Plan of a bathing machine - Tourism and Culture

Plan of a cheap and simple rolling bathing machine consisting of a light framework covered with canvas “as used on the coast of France” from the archives of the Brighton Improvement Commissioners,

Calendar of Paris - Rouen railway - Industries and Railways

This 1844 calendar depicting a railway commemorates the start of train travel in the Lower Seine.

History of the Norman Conquest of England - Politics and Military links

"Histoire de la conquête de l'Angleterre par les Normands : de ses causes et de ses suites jusqu'à nos jours, en Angleterre, en Ecosse, en Irlande et sur le continent


The exhibitions

The Keep, Falmer
"The First World War"
Discover the new East Sussex County Council website dedicated to the First World War