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Slide set: The picturesque scenery of Devonshire (lecture: Wrench & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1889)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2

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Slide 3

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Slide 4

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Slide 5

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Slide 6

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Slide 7

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Slide 8

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Slide 9

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Slide 10
Ilfracombe from Hillsborough
Slide 11
Ilfracombe from Capstan Hill
Slide 12**
Beach at Ilfracombe
Slide 13

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Slide 14
Westward Ho! from the Pebble Ridge
Slide 15
Clovelly from the Pier
Slide 16**
Street in Clovelly, looking up
Slide 17**
Street in Clovelly, looking down
Slide 18

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Slide 19**
Torrington, from the Castle Hill
Slide 20
Okehampton -- General View
Slide 21
Chagford from the Hills
Slide 22**
Old Water Mill at Chagford
Slide 23

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Slide 24
Tavistock -- General View
Slide 25
Tavistock -- The Abbey Buildings
Slide 26
Lydford Waterfall
Slide 27**
Plymouth -- View from the Hoe
Slide 28
Plymouth Hoe from the Pier
Slide 29

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Slide 30
Plymouth -- The Guildhall
Slide 31**
Ivybridge -- View on the River Erme
Slide 32
Totnes -- the High Street
Slide 33
Berry Pomeroy Castle
Slide 34
Berry Pomeroy Castle -- interior
Slide 35

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Slide 36**
View up the Dart from Dartmouth
Slide 37**
Kingswear from Dartmouth
Slide 38
Brixham -- the Harbour, etc.
Slide 39
Brixham Trawlers
Slide 40
Berry Head from South Fort
Slide 41
Torquay and the Harbour
Slide 42

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Slide 43**
Natural Arch, Torquay
Slide 44
Anstis Cove, near Torquay
Slide 45**
Babbacombe Bay and Beach
Slide 46

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Slide 47
Dawlish from the West Cliff
Slide 48

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Slide 49
Exeter Cathedral -- The West Front
Slide 50

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** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Number of slides

Wrench & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of H. Luscombe Toms, 1894

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894-1924 (item ref. 2961-3010 / GM)

in stock of Watson & Sons, 1896

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 14)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 42)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1889)
Reading or song

The picturesque scenery of Devonshire (London: Wrench & Son, n.d.)


The J.W. Butcher and 1924 E.G. Wood catalogues use the title Scenery of Devonshire.


14 slides known to exist in private collection

3 slides in Ilfracombe Museum Collection

26 slides in Manchester Museum Collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3000347

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 April 2024

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