Magic Lantern Slide: Larch Grove, Stoke Woods

This photographic magic lantern slide was created by Alfred Rowden, an amateur photographer from Exeter. During the First World War he continued his hobbies of photography and nature study and often visited Stoke Woods, near Exeter and other places upstream in the Exe Valley. The labels on the slide show Alfred entered it into a photographic competition as a member of the Exeter Camera Club.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Magic Lantern Slide: Larch Grove, Stoke Woods
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Full Name
Lantern Slide: Larch Grove, Stoke Woods
whole width 83 mm; whole H 83 mm; whole TH 2.5 mm
Production Person Surname
Production Person Initials
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918)
Production Year Low
Production Country
United Kingdom
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Family Group

glass; paper; photographic emulsion
Inscription / Transcription
handwritten 'E 352 Larch Grove Stoke Woods 352' on top edge; handwritten 'Larch Grove. Stoke Woods (comp. with 512) / Sep.5.15 A.O. Rowden / Pag. E.352' on binding and masking strips; handwritten 'Section I 23[deleted] 46 Mr A.O. Rowden Exeter C Club' on label

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