Object Detail

Object Name
'At Cookham' - Sepia photograph of the River Thames at Cookham showing the woods of the Cliveden Estate. The large punt may well have been the horse ferry for My Lady Ferry. Photographed by Henry Taunt c1870.

From a collection of views along the River Thames photographed by Henry Taunt. Henry Taunt was born in in Oxford in 1842 and rose from poverty to establish himself as an extremely successful and skilled photographer. His work has created a unique photographic record of Victorian life.
Accession No
River Thames
Associated Person
Associated Date
Circa 1870
Associated Period
19th century
Circa 1870