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Bradford on avon

Record 5 of 354

Painting / watercolour

19th century, late / 1900s / 1910s / 1920s / 1930s / 1940s / 1914-18

fine art / transport

Painting, watercolour, 'Canal Bridge', Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, painted by William Herbert Allen, of Farnham, Surrey, 1880s-1940s.

This is a scene from the First World War, 1914-1918. The barge with Red Cross insignia would carry wounded servicemen along the canal between hospitals. Here it is seen moored near a bridge along the top of which several people are walking.

Object number: HMCMS:ACM1942.197

Production

Farnham, Surrey, England, Surrey, Farnham (?)

artist: W HAllenW H Allen

Content

Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England, Wiltshire, Bradford-on-Avon

Description

Wxh 35.5cm.

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