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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

Amid bursting crumps, with trench mortar ready, [Sanforths] watch through peripscope for the Hun

Object Name

Stereoscope Photograph

Maker

Realistic Travels Publishers (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1914-18
c.1914-18

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

Stereoscope Photograph showing a view of soldiers using periscopes to look over the tops of trench. ‘Amid bursting crumps, with trench mortar ready, [Seaforths] watch through periscope for the Hun’ The regiment is the Scottish unit known as the Seaforth Highlanders and some Ulster soldiers served in it.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.50

Copyright

National Museums NI