The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3537

St. Benet's Abbey, Norfolk

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 20 Feb 1848

Image size: h 18.2cm x w 13.9cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: album page, plate 82

Physical description: from a bound volume, "Talbotypes Taken in 1843"

Inscription: title from contents page, "St. Benedict's Abbey, Norfolk" [sic]

Victoria & Albert Museum, 2017
National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017
Royal Photographic Society, number 025082
Royal Photographic Society, V.42-82

Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum

Object owner number: RPS.269:82.2017

Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 3537

St. Benet's Abbey, Norfolk

Location: Norfolk

Keywords: Ruin Windmill

A view towards the gatehouse of the Abbey with a windmill behind. Saint Benet's Hulme, or St. Bene't-at-Holme Abbey, was established in the 9th century, the mill was built within it a later time and is one of the oldest tower mills in Norfolk.