My job involves lots of Googling, and often Googling for very odd things. The wonderful nature of the Internet means that I then tend to find very very odd things in my search results. I’ll be bringing some of them to you as we go along.
Victorian era soldier
Here is the most extensive collection of images and information on
Victorian-era robots to be found in the whole World Wide Web.
More on the history of robots in the Victorian Era, here.