There are nearly 400 out of copyright pictures on our fab Berks, Bucks, Hants, Oxfordshire and Isle of Wight public domain DVD. Includes lots of pictures of Oxford University, The Isle of Wight including Shanklin and the Needles, Windsor, Eton, Winchester, Southampton, The New Forest and more. Click on the picture for details.
The project explores how prehistoric people dressed and expressed creativity and identity through pottery, metalwork and textiles during the period 1800-500 BC. University of Southampton archaeologist Dr Jo Sofaer, who is leading CinBA, says: “I’m interested in finding out what drove Bronze Age people to make the leap from clothing which was purely functional – to using clothes, along with metalwork and accessories, as a form of expression.
Welcome to the rabbit hole! Click for an online archive of the collection of Richard Rutt [author of the great "History of Hand Knitting"]. He donated his entire collection of rare old knitting books to the University of Southampton, which is digitising them and posting them AT THE LINK.