Windmill at Rye

Made:
1898-09-22 in Rye
maker:
Edgar Tarry Adams

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'Windmill At Rye', 1898 A photograph of a windmill overlooking the River Tillingham at Rye, Sussex, taken by Edgar Tarry Adams (1852-1926)
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A photograph entitled 'Windmill at Rye', taken by Edgar Tarry Adams in September 1898. Adams was fascinated by windmills, photographing them regularly.

A photograph entitled 'Windmill at Rye', taken by Edgar Tarry Adams in September 1898.

Adams was fascinated by windmills, photographing them regularly. This interest may have been associated with his study of climatology. He was an accredited observer for the Royal Meteorological Society, frequently recording weather conditions from the beach at Deal in Kent.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1997-5003/269
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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