From Flickr: “Rev. Francis Lockey – Malmesbury Abbey, ca 1853” by The Patrick Montgomery Collection

May 17, 2015 Uncategorized

Maker: Rev. Francis Lockey (1796-1869)
Born: UK
Active: UK
Medium: gelatin silver print made ca 1900 from original calotype negative from 1853
Size: 10 7/8" x 8 1/2"
Location: UK


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Notes: Lockey was rector of Swainswick near Bath and photographed architecture and landscapes, mostly in Somerset and South Wales in the 1850s. Lockey made negatives 8 x 11 inches and often made prints for use in a Wheatstone stereoviewer. Many of Lockey’s negatives survive in the collections of St. Fagan’s, Cardiff and the Bath Literary and Scientific Institute.

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