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Title A watercolour showing the view from the gardens of the parsonage at Shrawardine
Collection The Sir Henry Dryden Collection
Author/Creator Dryden, Henry E L
Date c.1852
Description The tallest hill in the landscape is called Criggion which is in the Breiddon Forest in Montgomery (now Powys), Wales. On top of Criggion, at 1500 feet, is Rodney's Pillar, a monument to Admiral Rodney. The pillar was built by public subscription to celebrate the defeat of the French fleet in Dominica using ships built of Powysland Oak.
Id Number Current Accession DR/30/085
Location Shropshire
Location Current Repository Northamptonshire Central Library
Subject Countryside
Object Notes 24cm x 34cm
Negative Reference MF R09 F086
Rights Northamptonshire Libraries and Information Service
Work Type Watercolour
 

 

 

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