Robert Stanford Tuck DSO DFC and 2 bars. Battle of Britain ace.

Wing Commander Robert Roland Stanford Tuck, DSO, DFC & Two Bars, AFC July 1916 – 5 May was a British fighter pilot, flying ace and test pilot.

Geological map of Great Britain from Stanford’s Geological Atlas, via BuzzFeed's “21 Maps That Will Change How You Think About Britain”

21 Maps That Will Change How You Think About Britain

Geological Map of Great Britain.   Created in 1878 by Edward Stanford.

Geology of Great Britain. This old geological map of Great Britain shows in detail the geology of the whole island, and also the relationship of the south coast sections to this.

Circle of life: the ring of brodgar (on what is now Scotland)– a stone circle, or henge – is a World Heritage Site. Photograph: Adam Stanford. The heartland of the Neolithic North The exact purpose of the complex is a mystery, though it is clearly ancient, manmade and over 6acres. Some parts were constructed more than 5,000 years ago and believed to be a ceremonial centre.

Neolithic discovery: why Orkney is the centre of ancient Britain

Neolithic discovery: why Orkney is the centre of ancient Britain Long before the Egyptians began the pyramids, Neolithic man built a vast temple complex at the top of what is now Scotland. Robin McKie visits the astonishing Ness of Brodgar

Tom Jenkins for The Guardian - Non Stanford of Great Britain, the 2012 under-23 women's World Champion, Wild Eyeballs!!!

Triathlon Grand Finals - in pictures

Tom Jenkins for The Guardian - Non Stanford of Great Britain, the 2012 women's World Champion, Wild Eyeballs!

Supermarine Spitfire IIa - possibly the most beautiful aeroplane....ever!

The Supermarine Spitfire IIa, an early mark. Fast and maneuverable, I believe this is the most beautiful airplane ever! Look at those lovely elliptical wings! Stanford Tuck of the RAF flew this plane and the Hurricane in the Battle of Britain.

Passport Fraud: Forge Up To Three Before It’s A Crime – Someone Willfully Put It In The New Immigration Bill – Who? by Maggie • July 22, 2013

Common Core Timeline: Who, When, Why – How Repaying “Education Debt,” Through Social Justice Became Common Core

Vicky Holland outsprinted best friend Non Stanford to win bronze for Great Britain

Holland pips GB team-mate Stanford to bronze in the women's triathlon

221B Baker Street Victorian England

London: Baker Street, in Victorian England (Fictional address of Sherlock Holmes)

1920 GREAT BRITAIN (North) Original Vintage Map, 12 x 14.5 inches, historical wall decor, Stanford Atlas, Home Decor, Cartography, Geography by NinskaPrints on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/482883595/1920-great-britain-north-original

1920 GREAT BRITAIN (North) Original Vintage Map, 12 x 14.5 inches, historical wall decor, Stanford Atlas, Home Decor, Cartography, Geography by NinskaPrints on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/482883595/1920-great-britain-north-original

Trying to tamp down roiling financial markets and fears of a crumbling European Union, President Obama said Friday that Great Britain’s vote to leave the EU “speaks to the ongoing challenges raised by globalization,” but that the United States’ “special relationship” with London will not change.  Obama, who was attending the Global Entrepreneurship Summit of entrepreneurs from 170 countries at Stanford University, told an audience of 1,700 that he had spoken with British Prime Minister…

UK exit vote serves as “cautionary tale” for White House race

Trying to tamp down roiling financial markets and fears of a crumbling European Union, President Obama said Friday that Great Britain’s vote to leave the EU “speaks to the ongoing challenges raised by globalization,” but that the United States’ “special relationship” with London will not change. Obama, who was attending the Global Entrepreneurship Summit of entrepreneurs from 170 countries at Stanford University, told an audience of 1,700 that he had spoken with British Prime Minister…

Heather Watson of Great Britain returns a shot to Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium during the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford University Taube Family Tennis Stadium on July 11, 2012 in Stanford, California.

Heather Watson of Great Britain returns a shot to Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium during the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford University Taube Family Tennis Stadium on July 2012 in Stanford, California.

Florida Memory - Jailed ministers tell their side - Tallahassee, Florida. Seated (L-R) are Dr. Robert McAfee Brown from Stanford, California; Reverend John W. Collier of Newark, New Jersey; and Rabbi Martin Freedman from Paterson, New Jersey. Standing (L-R) are: Rabbi Israel Dresner from Springfield, New Jersey; Reverend Petty D. McKinney of Nyack, New York; Reverend Robert J. Stone from New York City; Reverend Arthur Warner of New York City; Reverend Arthur L Hardge from New Britain…

Florida Memory - Jailed ministers tell their side - Tallahassee, Florida. Seated (L-R) are Dr. Robert McAfee Brown from Stanford, California; Reverend John W. Collier of Newark, New Jersey; and Rabbi Martin Freedman from Paterson, New Jersey. Standing (L-R) are: Rabbi Israel Dresner from Springfield, New Jersey; Reverend Petty D. McKinney of Nyack, New York; Reverend Robert J. Stone from New York City; Reverend Arthur Warner of New York City; Reverend Arthur L Hardge from New Britain…

Non Stanford from Great Britain wins the ITU Elite Women's Olympic distance World Triathlon series race in Cape Town, South Africa. This is a qualifying event for the Rio Olympics in the ITU World Triathlon calendar

Non Stanford from Great Britain wins the ITU Elite Women's Olympic distance World Triathlon series race in Cape Town, South Africa. This is a qualifying event for the Rio Olympics in the ITU World Triathlon calendar

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