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Photograph - The Twin Towers of St Mary's Church, Reculver, Kent, England, circa 1929 Image Reg. No: MM 113786

One of ninety three images from a photograph album brought to Australia by Archibald Gordon Maclaurin when he migrated in 1928. It includes early photos of his pre-migration trips to France, as well as photos he added once in Australia, including photos sent to him by family in England, and images from his migration journey.
Monochrome silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Exterior view of the twin towers at St. Mary's Church in Reculver.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 67 mm (Height), 45 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, buildings, photography, towers, churches, ruins, travel tourism, religions christianity, british immigration, exterior views, brought goods
Themes this item is part of: Archibald Gordon Maclaurin, English Migrant, 1928, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: RELIGIONS
Secondary Classification: Christianity
Tertiary Classification: church exteriors
Inscriptions: Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX.' [repeated]

Hand written in black ink on back of photograph: 'The twin towers at Reculver. 5 seconds / exposure / I expect you have / seen them before'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Kent, England, Great Britain, circa 1929
Creator: Archibald Maclaurin, circa 1920s-1930s

Of Album
User: Archibald Maclaurin, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1967

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