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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Robert Howlett (1831-58)

The 'Great Eastern' lying opposite Milford Haven 1857-58

Albumen print | 17.1 x 22.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2932782

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Photograph of the starboard of the SS Great Eastern with jetties linking the land to the ship. Visible are the ship's six tall sailing masts and the five funnels of the sailing steam ship.
  • Creator(s)

    Robert Howlett (1831-58) (photographer)

    SS Great Eastern (steamship, launched 1858; scrapped 1889-90)
  • 17.1 x 22.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Vessels (marine)
          • Ships
            • Steamships