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James Robertson (1813-88)

Lord Raglan's House 1855-1856

Salted paper print | 17.8 x 27.8 cm (image) (image) | RCIN 2500715

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Photograph of Lord Raglan's house. The house is a low white bungalow surrounded by trees, small wooden huts and tents. There is a long stone hut in front of it. Lord Raglan commanded the British troops during the Crimean War and died in the Crimea shortly after the Siege of Sevastopol. In October 1854 he established his home and headquarters in this well positioned farmhouse near Sevastopol.
  • Creator(s)

    James Robertson (1813-88) (photographer)

    Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan (1788-1855)
  • 17.8 x 27.8 cm (image) (image)

    31.6 x 37.4 cm (mount)

  • Lord Raglan's House. [Crimean War photographs by Robertson].

  • From the collection of Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Ukraine
          • Crimea
            • Sevastopol [Crimea]
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
                • Crimean campaign (Crimean War)
                  • Siege of Sevastopol, 1854-55 (Crimean War)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Travel Goods
          • Tents
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Huts