File [Sydney Wignall Collection : [Miscellaneous slides]] - Sydney Wignall Collection : [Miscellaneous slides]

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[Sydney Wignall Collection : [Miscellaneous slides]]


Sydney Wignall Collection : [Miscellaneous slides]


  • [1955-1982] (Creation)

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332 transparencies : col ; 70 x 70 mm or smaller.

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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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Sydney Wignall Papers.

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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 [1981]; 60-72 Taklakot & Petrol Station [1965]; 73-102 Misc; 103-104 [Welsh Himalayan Expeditiion cars, 1955]; 105-109 [Misc inc Bermuda]; 110-116 Domestic [1955]; 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 [1978]; 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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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • English



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