Monthly Archives: March 2017

Burial place of Saints and Kings

A little while ago, HEIRtagger BoarsHill rephotographed some of our images on a trip to Northumberland, and filled us in on the story behind some of the sites. This is the beautiful image of Tynemouth Priory from the History of Art Department’s collection. BoarsHill commented that this is an important place: “Tynemouth castle, on the north […]

The 35mm crisis

The Society of Antiquaries has a newsletter, Salon. Recent editions of the newsletter have included discussions about what to do with the problem of 35mm slides, ranging from advice about how to choose which ones to throw away, to instructions on turning them into a fetching lampshade. Why are 35mm slides a problem, you might […]