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Stereo photograph of Fishing Fleet
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Stereo photograph of Fishing Fleet

Another view of the fishing fleet taken by Charles Hubbard and advertised in the Illustrated London News in August 1861. His simple stereo camera required the photographer to take one image and then slide the glass plate across and expose the second - which is why the dog in the foreground and some of the figures have moved.
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Picture added on 19 March 2019 at 11:51
Comments:
Could this be Holm before the pier was built?
Added by Paul Sutherland on 21 May 2019
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