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Francis Bedford (1815-94)

Jerusalem, From Mount of Olives Mar-Apr 1862

RCIN 2700915

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The royal party arrived at Jerusalem in the evening of 31 March. They set up a camp outside the city walls, between the Damascus Gate and the Gate of St Stephen. Their first evening was spent walking along the walls of the town, taking in the view of the city, under the guidance of the Revd Dr Stanley, one of the gentlemen in the Prince’s party. Acquired by the Prince of Wales, 1862