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"The Battering Ram has done its work" [Eviction scene, Ireland]
|Main Creator:||French, Robert, 1841-1917 photographer|
This eviction took place on the Vandeleur Estate, Co.Clare. The Battering Ram was a purpose built pole and pulley system which could render a cottage uninhabitable.
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Robert French was the chief photographer responsible for photographing three quarters of the Lawrence Collection. For more information, see the Dictionary of Irish Biography: http://dib.cambridge.org/viewReadPage.do?articleId=a3369
Physical description: 1 photographic negative glass 16.5 x 21.5 cm.
Caption on glassplate reads: "The Battering Ram Has Done Its Work". 1772. W. L.
|Contained in:||The Lawrence Photograph Collection|
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|L_ROY_01772||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
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