View of Dover, 1747, (1944). Creator: Richard Wilson.

View of Dover, 1747, (1944).  Creator: Richard Wilson.

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View of Dover, 1747, (1944). The town of Dover on the south coast of Kent, with the castle and cliffs in the distance. Dover was the site of the Battle of Sandwich, also called the Battle of Dover, which took place on 24 August 1217 as part of the First Barons' War. The naval Battle of Goodwin Sands was fought off the coast on 19 May 1652. From "Battlefields in Britain', by C. V. Wedgwood. [Collins, London, 1944]

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People Information

  1. Richard Wilson, attributed to: British, Welsh: Artist, painter
People Related
  1. William Collins: British: Publisher, publishers, publishing company, publishing house
  2. Cicely Veronica Wedgwood: British, English: Historian, author, writer

Picture Type
  1. Landscape

Geographic Hierarchy

World Europe United Kingdom England Kent Dover

  1. 51 08 00 N , 001 18 00 E

Category Hierarchy

History & Politics War & Military Wars, Battles & Events

Locations & Buildings Castles

Science & Nature Geographical Features

Artistic Representations Landscapes

History & Politics Other

Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 5574x3874
File Size : 63,263kb


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  1. 2-756-510
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