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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Abergeldie Castle, Aberdeenshire c. 1860

Albumen print | 7.6 x 7.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2320142

Photograph of the south front of Abergeldie Castle with a driveway leading to the main building. A three storey tower with a small bell tower on top stands on the right. In the foreground stands a solitary tree on the right and a single standing stone to the right of the centre. 

The Castle was built in the late 16th century by the Gordons of Midmar.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 7.6 x 7.3 cm (image)

    17.2 x 13.0 cm (mount)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Albert, Prince Consort, between 1860 and 1861

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Abergeldie [Aberdeenshire]
                • Abergeldie Castle [Abergeldie]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Castles