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Encampment Ground, Loftus Heights, 1888

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086H/11

Scope and Contents

275 x 220 mm. A view of high, cleared ground, with wooden houses in the distance and some tents nearer the camera. With two figures and a pony and cart. From the album introduction;

'Part of the high lands have been cleared of the dead timber and undergrowth and all but the most ornamental trees, and a large open space afforded, whereon military encampments and reviews can be held. About 600 acres of the cleared lands have been sown with English grasses'.


  • Creation: 1888

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, fading in from edges, and slight overall fading.



Finding aid date

2003-07-22 15:12:12+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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