The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné


Object within Schaaf no. 3538

St. Benet's Abbey, Norfolk

Object details

Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 20 Feb 1848

Image size: h 14.5cm x w 18.5cm

Paper size: h 14.8cm x w 18.8cm

Object Type: Paper Negative-Camera

Physical description: waxed; border along three edges, pinholes in corners

Matilda Talbot 1934

Owner: National Science and Media Museum

Object owner number: 1937-3060

Collection: Science Museum Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 3538

St. Benet's Abbey, Norfolk

Location: Norfolk

A view towards the gatehouse of the Abbey with a windmill behind it. St. 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.