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Where: New South Wales, , Australia

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When: 01 August 1873

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French warship 'Atalante', Fitzroy Dock, Sydney, 1873, Beaufoy Merlin, from glass plate negative, State Library of New South Wales, ON 4 Box 72 No Q archival.sl.nsw.gov.au/Details/archive/110041691


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    • 23/Aug/2018 15:34:07

    excellent presentation

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    • 24/Aug/2018 07:58:16

    The photographer Beaufoy Merlin's own description of this photo is well worth a read - trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/70480518 Edit - the article includes an engraving of this photo.

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    • 03/Feb/2020 12:16:30

    "This is the first ironclad that has been docked in the Southern hemisphere ..." and it was a tight fit - trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/162655942