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No. 9 Tunnel, 1867

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303A/25

Scope and Contents

157 x 95 mm. View looking along the line past an overhanging rock outcrop towards the mouth of Tunnel No. 9 (30 yards), ‘The photograph of Tunnel No. 9 is not only striking as a picture of rock scenery; but for the wonderfully accurate portraiture of the open mouth, head and forepart of a black bear represented in shade on the face of the overhanging precipice’, (p. 12).


  • Creation: 1867


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some overall fading.

Finding aid date

2015-09-08 12:25:45+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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