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Light House on the Start, Isle of Sandy, Orkney

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Description

View of the lighthouse at Start Point on Sanday, with three figures at the front; ship and boats at sea in background at left; within a rectangular border; illustration to Ayton's 'Voyage round Great Britain', vol. V. 1821. Aquatint and some etching with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Print maker - William Daniell; Draughtsman - William Daniell; Publisher - William Daniell
Inscription: Lettered in the border with the title in cursive script; below the border 'Drawn & Engraved by Willm, Daniell. / Published by W, Daniell, Cleveland Street, Fitzroy Square, London, June 1, 1821.'
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Start Point, Sanday, Orkney, Scotland

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