Unidentified steam paddle packet alongside the quay at Kingstown Harbour, Ireland

A salted paper print. A view from the quayside looking towards the East Pier of Kingstown (now Dun Laoghaire) Harbour. Alongside the quay is an unidentified steam paddle packet ship. Another is moored in the harbour in the distance off the port bow along with a few other sail and steam vessels.

Reverse has been annotated in pencil by Admiral Ballard in 1934: '(Admiralty Steam Packets)'.

The original negative for this original print is held at the Victoria & Albert Museum, The Royal Photographic Society Collection, reference: RPS025306.

Object Details

Type: Salted paper print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Jones, Calvert Richard
Date made: 1845-1847
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Fox Talbot Collection
Measurements: Overall: 187 mm x 227 mm

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