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Lindsey House, Lincoln's Inn Fields

Lindsey House, Lincoln's Inn Fields

Photographer: Dixon, Henry (1820 - 1892)

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1880

Shelfmark: Tab.700.b.3

Item number: 71

Length: 23.4

Width: 18.9

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

"Lindsey House, sometimes called Ancaster House, after a subsequent owner, is assigned to the year 1640. It was built by Jones for Robert Bertie, Earl of Lindsey, who fell at the King's side at the battle of Edgehill."

The Battle of Edgehill was the first major conflict of the English Civil War. It was fought on 23 October 1642.

Letterpress by Alfred Marks from 'Photographs of Old London'.

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