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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Loch Katrine, Perthshire c. 1860

Albumen print | 7.6 x 7.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2320174

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Photograph of a view across the water's surface bordered by trees on either side. A mountain in the background, partially visible.  

Loch Katrine is situated in the Trossachs area of the Scottish Highlands. The loch is 13 km long and 1 km wide with the water's depth having been artificially raised in line with its use as a reservoir; a purpose it has served since 1859.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 7.6 x 7.1 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
            • Stirlingshire [Scotland]
              • Loch Katrine
            • Perthshire [Scotland]
      • Physiography
        • Lochs