The Robber's Stone, near West Lavington, c.1900s

Dafnis, George Love

 
The Robber's Stone, near West Lavington, c.1900s
4 0 c m
 
32cm
actual image size: 24cm x 32cm

Description

The stone on what is now the A360, just south of West Lavington, which tells the tale of the four highwaymen who set upon a Mr Dean of Imber. One died after being pursued across the Plain; three others were captured and 'transported'. The stone offers this story as a warning to those who would engage in robbery. Scanned from the photographer's original negative. Most of these images were taken before he started producing postcards, and before he saved his images on glass plates.

Image Details

Artist / Photographer
 
Image Reference
 
29197
Collection Reference
 
FILM634
Original Width (mm)
 
106
Original Height (mm)
 
82
Collection Location
 
Bath Central Library

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