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The pages of the new UK passport celebrate the great and good of the country's cultural heritage. William Shakespeare's image in embossed on each page. Carpenter and clockmaker John Harrison appears on the 'Iconic Innovations' pages.
Painter John Constable is portrayed on an 'Artists' spread, complete with his famous Haywain and a map of Constable Country on the Essex-Suffolk borders.
The Penny Black, a stamp printing press and a Victorian post box is featured as another Iconic Innovation.
The iconic innovations of the steam age are celebrated on pages 14 and 15 in the shape of Stephenson's Rocket and Brunel's SS Great Britain.
Architect Sir Giles Gilbert Scott and three of his best known creations - Liverpool Cathedral, Battersea Power Station and the classic red telephone box - grace another spread of the new UK passport.
Travellers may find the London Underground map on this spread useful as they return to British shores.
Elisabeth Scott, second cousin of Sir Giles and the architect of Bournemouth's Pier Theatre, is one of only two women featured on the new passport.
Antony Gormley's Angel of the North, completed in 1998, and his standing men dubbed 'Another Place' is a recent addition to the 'Artists' section.
Anish Kapoor's Orbit tower, which stands next to the London 2012 Olympic Stadium, brings the 'Artists' section right up to date.
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, reconstructed on London's Bankside in the 1990s, is watched over by the omnipresent watermark of the bard.
Britain's diverse festival cultures - from Edinburgh to Notting Hill - are portrayed under the 'Performing Arts' banner.
Computing pioneers Charles Babbage and Ada Lovelace share a spread with the modern - if no less British - face of technology: the World Wide Web.
Landmarks of London (Palace of Westminster and the London Eye), Cardiff (Pier Head) and Belfast (Titanic Museum) grace the final spread of the new UK passport. The new designs will be phased in from December 2015.