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Frederick Henry Turnor-Barnwell
by James Harvey, after Samuel Lane Click on the links below to find out more
mezzotint, 1829 (1828)
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
- James Harvey. Artist associated with 3 portraits.
- Samuel Lane (1780-1859), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 45 portraits.
- NPG D39468: Frederick Henry Turnor-Barnwell (from same plate)
Metropolitan police force of over three thousand paid, uniformed, professional policemen founded by Home Secretary Sir Robert Peel.Roman Catholic Relief Act grants emancipation; Catholics admitted to vote, sit in parliament and hold almost all public offices.
Art and science
Success of George Stephenson's Rocket
steam engine at Rainhill Trials.First London bus service licensed; the new 'box-on-wheels' contributes greatly to the expansion of the suburbs. Apsley House completed for the Duke of Wellington by Benjamin Wyatt.First Oxford and Cambridge boat race.
Andrew Jackson is elected President of the United States.