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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

'Spithead after the departure of the Fleet' 11 - 11 Mar 1854

Albumen print | 14.4 x 21.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2906010

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Photograph of tall ships on the open water at Spithead following the departure of the Baltic fleet. The silhouettes of groynes can be seen on the shoreline in the foreground.
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

  • 14.4 x 21.7 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Vessels (marine)
          • Ships
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Hampshire [England]
              • Portsmouth [Hampshire]
                • Southsea [Hampshire]
            • The Solent [England]
              • Spithead [Solent]
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
                • Crimean campaign (Crimean War)