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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Cavalry Camp, looking towards Kadikoi 1855

Albumen print | 27.7 x 33.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2500501

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Photograph of a cavalry camp, looking towards Kadikoi. In the foreground is the camp of the 11th Hussars. There are a number of wooden tents and huts, with soldiers and horses around them. The camp extends further into the valley and there are hills behind. On the top of the hill to the left there is another campsite. Troops engaged in the Siege of Sevastopol camped in the surrounding countryside.
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Army-GB-Cavalry-11th Prince Albert's Own Hussars (1846-1920)
    Army-GB-Cavalry Regiments
  • 27.7 x 33.3 cm (image)

    57.3 x 44.6 cm (page dimensions)

  • Cavalry Camp 11th Hussars in foreground

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Cavalry
          • Cavalry soldiers
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Horses
            • Cavalry horses
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Travel Goods
          • Tents
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Huts
    • Places
      • Physiography
        • Hills
      • Europe
        • Ukraine