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Micklegate Bar from Blossom Street, York, n.d.

MS. 21088 photogr. 1/31
Held at the Weston Library

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Image of Micklegate Bar from Blossom Street, York.

On the verso, written in pencil, is "gate of York".

This is the only known print of the image.


  • Creation: n.d.


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 21088 photogr. 1/31

Biographical / Historical

Micklegate Bar is a medieval gateway that historically acted as the southern entrance to York.

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 910.

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 186mm x width 230mm

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom