- [1955-1982] (Creation)
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332 transparencies : col ; 70 x 70 mm or smaller.
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Scope and content
Transparencies connected with the professional and personal life of Sydney Wignall. Included are images of the 1981 Loch Ness Expedition, Domestic scenes, Royal Navy vessels, visit to Texas & New Mexico, North Molton Parish church.
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Access to the original work by authorised permission only. Users are directed to use the digital image.
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The transparencies were originally contained in slide boxes labelled by Sydney Wignall as follows. Titles and dates in square brackets have been devised by cataloguer. 4997/1-59 Nessie ; 60-72 Taklakot & Petrol Station ; 73-102 Misc; 103-104 [Welsh Himalayan Expeditiion cars, 1955]; 105-109 [Misc inc Bermuda]; 110-116 Domestic ; 117-127 [Diving expedition, 1968 poss Fair Isle]; 128-178 [Unmarked boxes with slides of naval interest inc Bermuda & Finland, ca. 1966]; 179-217 Arabia; 218-246 [Loch Ness Monster expedition, 1981]; 247-272 North Molton Parish Church ; 273-301 Malta, 1961; 302-332 Large format, Domestic, Naval Passing Out Parade, Diving.
4977/109 shows an Eastern Airlines Boeing 520 N8713E on the tarmac at Kindley Air Force Base, Bermuda.
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- Anglican churches lctgm -- England -- North Molton -- 1970-1980.
- Expeditions & surveys lctgm -- Scotland -- 1980-1990.
- Automobile service stations lctgm -- Wales -- Colwyn Bay -- 1960-1970.
- Airplanes lctgm -- American -- Bermuda -- Kindley Field -- 1960-1970.
- Malta -- Photographs.
- Loch Ness -- Photographs.
- Val Verde County (Texas) -- Photographs.
- Old Colwyn (Wales) -- Photographs.
- Vaasa (Finland) -- Photographs.
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- HMS Malabar (shore establishment) (Subject)
- Regent Oil Company Limited (Subject)
- HMS Tartar (Frigate) (Subject)
- MFV 57 (Motor Fishing Vessel) (Subject)
- Oleander (Royal Fleet Auxiliary) (Subject)
- All Saints (Church : North Molton, England) (Subject)
- Wignall, Sydney 1922-2012 -- Photographs. (Subject)
- Wignall, Jean -2011 -- Photographs. (Subject)
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