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Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

A Distant view of the Castleton of Braemar 1857

Salted paper print | 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2160056

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Photograph of a view of Castleton of Braemar. In the foreground is the River Dee, surrounded by trees. There are fields and trees stretching into the background. There are hills in the distant background. 
  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Previously attributed to Unknown Person (photographer)

    Great Britain
  • 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

    16.6 x 22.3 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Castleton of Braemer [Aberdeenshire]
              • Braemar [Aberdeenshire]
              • Braemar Valley
      • Physiography
        • Rivers
          • Rivers of northern Europe
            • Rivers of Scotland
              • River Dee [Aberdeen]