78 Photos - Mar 23, 2013
Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Nelson on deck of HMS Victory as the Battle of Trafalgar rages around himPhoto: Photo: Nelson stands on the poop of HMS Victory while the signalmen are hoisting his famous 'England Expects" message.Photo: Nelson plans military strategy in his cabin with officers (Hardy is second from left)Photo: Nelson falls to the deck, mortally wounded, as the battle rages around him.Photo: As the Battle of Trafalgar approaches, Nelson  (followed by Hardy) , does his tour of the ship and passes by gunners below deckPhoto: Nelson died in great pain but, until the end, asked for news of the battlePhoto: Photo: Photo: Nelson died in great pain but, until the end, asked for news of the battlePhoto: Photo: Photo: King of naples, nelson,Photo: Photo: Lanked by a marine (In red) Nelson leads emma, her husband sir william hamilton, and the king of naples (Red sash) To safety through the tunnel fleeing from pro french italian revolutionaries.Photo: King of naples, nelson, emma and her husband sir william hamiltonPhoto: Nelson and Emma in lovePhoto: Sir william hamilton - emma's husbandPhoto: Nelson and Emma in lovePhoto: Nelson and Emma in lovePhoto: Sir william hamilton - emma's husbandPhoto: Dinner party guests include fanny, 3rd from left; nelson; emma and emma's husband sir william hamiltonPhoto: Photo: Fanny, Nelson's wife, wearing a sash bearing his name (as was the fashion)Photo: Nelson and emma , with the rev lancaster, vicar of merton, exchange rings on the eve of the battle of trafalgarPhoto: Ships CookPhoto: PurserPhoto: BosunPhoto: Emma and daughter Horatia, aged ten, heartbroken and destitute after Nelson's deathPhoto: GunnerPhoto: Captains secretaryPhoto: The marine drummer beats; the crew watches as a seaman tied to a grate suffers a punishment flogging with a cat o nine tails whip.Photo: The boy (powder monkey)Photo: captainPhoto: Lower class womanPhoto: SailmakerPhoto: young midshipmanPhoto: marinePhoto: press ganged manPhoto: able seamanPhoto: Photo: lieutenantPhoto: surgeonPhoto: Nelson and his joyous crew celebrate victory over the French and Spanish fleets -with their spoils of war - a captured French flag by their feet and holding a captured Spanish flagPhoto: Nelson - See no ShipsPhoto: Photo: Photo: The ship's surgeon tends to the wounds of the seaman who has been flogged.Photo: Photo: Nelson - See no ShipsPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: