Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Besley's Views in Devonshire #2

Further to Besley's Views in Devonshire #1, here's the second batch of topographic images from Henry Besley's print album Views in Devonshire (c. 1861). These start in Plymouth, then head north to the North Devon coast, before heading back south via Tiverton to conclude with East Devon.

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all images digitized by Google
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The Eddystone

Plymouth - From Greenbank

The Hotels, Theatre, & Clock Tower - Plymouth

The Breakwater - From Mount Edgcumbe

Devonport - From Mount Edgcumbe

Mount Edgcumbe

The Royal Albert Bridge - Saltash

Okehampton Castle




Appledore and Instow

Clovelly - From the Pier

Ilfracombe - The Paradae

Ilfracombe - From the Tors

Ilfracombe - From Lantern Hill

Ilfracombe - From Hillsborough

Ilfracombe - Ladies' Bathing Cove

Wildersmouth, Ilfracombe - From Runnycleave


Lee Abbey, Lynton

Lynton - From Holiday Hill

Lynton and Lynmouth

The Valley of Rocks, Lynton

Lynton and Lynmouth - From the Tors

Tiverton - From Skrinkhills


Exmouth - From Louisa Terrace

Budleigh-Salterton - From the Sea

Sidmouth - From Peak Hill

Sidmouth - From the Sea

- Ray

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