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'Falls of Orrin in a spate, Septr 3rd 1883' [Scotland]

Admiral Sir Edward Gennys Fanshawe (1814–1906)

Object details:

Object ID PAI4714
Description No. 42 in Fanshawe's Baltic and later album, 1843 - 83. Captioned by the artist on the album page below the image, as title. Glen Orrin is a valley of the Ross and Cromarty district of the Highlands of Scotland. It carries the waters of the 26-mile River Orrin from its source through a number of lochs and (now) the Orrin Reservoir to join the River Conon near Urray, to the south-west of Conon Bridge. As the river enters the Conon is cascades over the Falls of Orrin. This is one of a group of four drawings recording an autumn visit by Fanshawe to Scotland in his retirement (PAI4713 - 4716).
Date made 3 September 1883

Artist/Maker Fanshawe, Edward Gennys
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials watercolour
Measurements Sheet: 176 x 253 mm
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