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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Henry VIII Gate, Windsor Castle: Changing the Guard 1860

Albumen print | 24.8 x 29.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2100040

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Photograph of four rows of Guards standing inside the Lower Ward of Windsor Castle with the King Henry VIII Gate in the background
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Army-GB-Guards Regiments
  • 24.8 x 29.2 cm (image)

    43.3 x 57.4 cm (mount)

  • Henry VIII Gate, relieving the Guard.

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Berkshire [England]
              • Windsor [Berkshire]
                • Windsor Castle
                  • Lower Ward [Windsor Castle]
                    • Henry VIII Gate [Windsor Castle]
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Military engineering
          • Arms (weapons)
            • Firearms
              • Rifles