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Slide set: The British Navy (lecture: Watson & Sons, 16 slides, in/before 1901)

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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
Cutlass drill, H.M.S. Camperdown
Slide 10
[Slide title unknown]
Slide 11
[Slide title unknown]
Slide 12
Splicing -- H.M.S. Tartar
Slide 13
[Slide title unknown]
Slide 14
Signalling, H.M.S. Camperdown
Slide 15
[Slide title unknown]
Slide 16
Admiral Morant and Captain Lord Charles Beresford
Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1901)
Related slide sets

see also The British Navy: chapter I -- ships and guns (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1901)

see also The British Navy: chapter II -- the handy man (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1901)

see also [Photographs of Royal Navy ships and personnel] (lecture: W. Gregory & Co., at least 14 slides, 1890s)

People appearing in slides

BERESFORD, Admiral Lord Charles  (1846-1919) – slide 16

MORANT, Admiral George  (1837-1921) – slide 16


The photographs are credited (in small lettering visible at the bottom of some images) to W. Gregory & Co. of London. The images correspond exactly to those of the two Primus The British Navy sets and clearly provide the basis of those sets.


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3008675

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 October 2015

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