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Nelson's Column under Construction, Trafalgar Square, London, 1-30 Apr 1844

MS. 21088 photogr. 1/22
Held at the Weston Library

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Digital surrogate of Nelson's Column under Construction, Trafalgar Square, London
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Image of the base of Nelson's Column whilst under construction, surrounded by scaffolding, with The National Gallery in the background, dated between 1-30 Apr 1844.

The verso is blank.


  • Creation: 1-30 Apr 1844


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Language of Materials

  • No linguistic content; Not applicable

Conditions Governing Access

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MS. 21088 photogr. 1/22

Other Finding Aids

See also the Talbot Catalogue Raisonné, a detailed inventory of Talbot photographs located around the world. The Catalogue Raisonné is organised by Schaaf number. The Schaaf number for this item is Schaaf 3662.

Existence and Location of Copies

A digital surrogate for this item is available in Digital Bodleian.

Physical Facet

Artifact type: Salted Paper Print; Process type: Calotype; Type: Loose print


Image dimensions: height 178mm x width 225mm

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom