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The castle and bridge of Conway, North Wales.

Image ID: 835067

The castle and bridge of Conway, North Wales. (1833)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The castle and bridge of Conway, North Wales.

Published Date

: 1833

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 18 cm. (11 x 7 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "July 20th 1833" "The venerable fotress of Conway Castle stands in A picturesque situation a short distance form the mouth of the river Conway, at the northern extremity of the county of Caernarvon. It was erected in 1284, by command of Edward the First, as a security against the insurrections of the Welch [sic]. Soon after its erection, the royal founder was besieged in it, and the garrison almost reduced by famine to a s ....
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Original Source

: From Saturday magazine. John William Parker, 1832-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Castles -- Wales

Source Description

: 1 folder (27 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC CAST-Wal

Digital ID

: 835067

Record ID

: 708516

Digital Item Published

: 1-22-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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