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Colombo Harbour, 1890 - 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y303G/3

Scope and Contents

274 x 208 mm. View from the water’s edge looking across the harbour, with small boats and lighters moored in the foreground and larger craft beyond. The view appears to have been taken from beside the passenger jetty just north of the Grand Oriental Hotel.


  • Creation: 1890 - 1899


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some yellowing.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..


Skeen and Co, fl 1860-1920

Finding aid date

2012-08-03 16:07:48+00:00

Repository Details

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