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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Loch Achray and Ben Venue, Perthshire c. 1860

Albumen print | 7.4 x 7.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2320040

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Photograph of Loch Achry in Stirlingshire, Scotland. The view is of an island in the middle of the loch and is framed by tree branches in the foreground.

Ben Venue stands at a height of 727m and its name derives from the Gaelic meaning 'miniature mountain'.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 7.4 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
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Stirlingshire [Scotland]
              • Stirling [Scotland]
                • Loch Achray [Stirling]
      • Physiography
        • Mountains
          • Mountains of Great Britain
            • Mountains of Scotland
              • Ben Venue [Perthshire]
        • Lochs