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View south looking towards Balaklava, 1855

Photograph by James Robertson (1813-1888), Crimean War, 1855.

The town and harbour of Balaklava was the base for British operations in the Crimean War (1854-1856). The now well-established camp shown in this photograph includes huts made of timber and corrugated metal. A fleet of ships can be seen in the distance, with the Genoese Castle overlooking the harbour.

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NAM. 1968-10-73-13


National Army Museum, Out of Copyright


National Army Museum, Study collection

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