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'Group taken the last time H.R.H. was onboard, May 23rd 1876'.


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Object ID ALB0022.5
Description A group photograph of His Royal Highness, Albert Prince of Wales and officers on board HMS Serapis after his voyage to India and back to Portsmouth. The photograph was taken on the starboard side of the upper deck just in front of the saloon between the main and mizzen masts. The photograph is stamped 'Symonds & Co, Copyright, Portsmouth'. The group, according to Captain Bedford's caption is as follows: 'Standing: 1) Mr Taylor, Boatswain; 2) Mr Pennicott, Carpenter; 3) Mr Larg, Engineer; 4) Staff Commander Goldsmith; 5) Captain Lambert RMA; 6) Mr Kelly, Engineer; 7) Mr Donaldson, A. P.; 8) Mr Oliver, C.I.M.; 9) Mr Rock, Engineer; 10) Mr Rudd, Engineer; 13)[Sic] General Sir D. Probyn VC; 11) Lieutenant Lowry; 12) Mr Brewer, Engineer; 14) Lieutenant Burrows RMLI; 15) Surgeon Algeo; 16) Rear Admiral Sir L. McClintock; 17) Chaplain Rev'd. C York; 18) Mr Dinwoodie, Engineer. [Seated] Captain the Honourable H C Glyn; HRH The Prince of Wales; HRH the Duke of Edinburgh; Captain Bedford; Fleet Surgeon Watson; Admiral the Honourable Sir H. Keppel; Captain Tryon; [seated on deck] Sub Lt. the Honourable Hely-Hutchinson; Mr Shearman CB[?]; Sub Lt. the Honourable Spring-Rice; Commander Lord C. Beresford; Lieutenant Gregson; Lieutenant Hammet; Lieutenant Prickett; Surgeon Woods; Lieutenant Smith-Dorrien; Navigation Lieutenant Moulton; Commander Hulton; Colonel Snow RMLI'.
Date made 23 May 1876

Place made City of Portsmouth
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; photographic reproduction
Measurements Overall: 207 mm x 274 mm
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