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Italian Chapel Orkney, Images, Pictures & Photos

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Images, pictures & photos of the incredible painted decorations of the Italian Chapel at Lamb Holm, Orkney, Scotland.
On the 13th of October 1939 Lt. Gunther Prien navigated his German U-boat U47 through what was thought to be an unnavigable channel, Kirk sound, into Scapa flow. At the time Scapa Flow was the harbour for the North Atlantic Fleet and the battleship HMS Royal Oak which was lying at anchor. Gunther Prien torpedoed the Battleship which sank in minutes with the loss of...
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Picture The Past


FunkyStock Picture Library free resource for professional editorial picture editors, picture researchers, historical scholars and students and enthusiasts who want to browse some of the best pictures and images of historic countries, historical places, archaeological sites and the very best museum antiquities and artefacts exhibits in Europe and the Middle East.

Pictures and Images can be downloaded or bought as stock photos or photo art prints.


Browse travel pictures and images of historic places and archaeological sites of countries in Europe and the Middle East.



Explore the past through pictures and images of its historic places. See the great palaces, castles and cities of antiquity as well as the great archaeological sites where our ancestors made history.



Browse pictures & images the treasured artefacts and antiquities exhibits from the great Museum of Europe and the Middle East. See the art and objects made by our ancestors.