Museum and Heritage Consultancy

HomeTeam MembersExperienceCompleted Recent WorkFees and RatesPresent ProjectsAvailable ResourcesPublicationsResearch ExperienceLectures / ConferencesConference PapersContact MeMembershipsCollection ManagementDisaster PlanningImage ArchivesExhibitions for Hire

Sands of Time Consultancy has been collecting images for use on projects that it has been involved in. The image and photographic archive has now expanded to a size that allows Sands of Time Consultancy to offer these images to individuals and companies. The images are now posted on:

Sands of Time owns the copyright and reproduction rights to all these images. For more details on the collection and costs please contact Sands of Time Consultancy.

For ease of access please use the following links for specific subjects:


Caribbean Postcards: (divided by countries)

Ottery St Mary:

UK postcards:

First World War:

Second World War:

Hospitals and Nursing:



Slavery Images

There a wide range of images related to slavery in Africa, USA, and the Caribbean covering the period 1750 until 1920


Civil Defence in Britain - 1939-1945

Life in Britain during the Second World War 



postcards showing scenes in the Caribbean (Jamaica, Barbados, Trinidad, Haiti) at the beginning of the 19th Century



Series of illustrations, postcards and photographs of Africa


Digital Images

Over 10 000 Digital images covering scenes and events in Britain, France, Italy, Caribbean, USA and Korea. These images are limited in resolution but are ideal for websites, or small publications (resolutions are usually 300dpi for a 6 x 4 inch image). They cover many subjects.


Newspaper Illustrations

Numerous illustrations from 19th century British and USA newspapers


Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, UK

Having grown up in Sutton Coldfield the area still holds a fascination and Sands of Time Consultancy has collected several images of the area.


Victorian and Edwardian Portraits

A range of portraits from Victorian and Edwardian England. They provide a good resource for clothing styles, posed photos and studio settings. They include single men, women and children, couples and groups.

Ottery St Mary

Sands of Time Consultancy has been collecting images on this Devon Town to be used in the forthcoming publication:
Ottery St Mary Through Time (Amberley Publishing)