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Sanderson (Houghton) | Junior | 1903 |Hand Camera | 5x4 inch Plate | Leather Covered. |

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ericevans2's items6 of 52Thornton-Pickard.| New Folding Ruby No. 2.| 1908.| English Hand and Stand Field Camera.| Quarter Plate.|Sinclair & Co. Ltd, James A. | Una | 1926? | 2 1/4 x 3 1/4.
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    Posted 8 years ago

    ericevans2
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    Sanderson (Houghton) | Junior | 1903 |Hand Camera | 5x4 inch Plate | Leather Covered. |

    In early 1900s Britain, this was the only camera to have if you wanted to do architectural work.....and if you could afford it! Serial Number 4944 gives a date of 1903. Rather superior Taylor Taylor Hobson Convertible lens has an interchangeable rear element giving two focal lengths of F:7in. and F:9in., so the Bausch & Lomb Unicum Shutter has two aperture scales, and the baseboard has two focusing scales. A very good example of its kind. They didn't come any better, though there were lots of imitators.

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    1. ericevans2 ericevans2, 8 years ago
      Thanks walksoftly!
    2. ericevans2 ericevans2, 8 years ago
      Thanks Rob! You will observe that the AMERICAN Bausch & Lomb shutter was the best available in the world at the time, so they weren't afraid to use it. British lens, though!
    3. rniederman rniederman, 8 years ago
      Yep ... I saw the B&L shutter and have been surprised at how many appear on early British cameras. - Rob
    4. ericevans2 ericevans2, 8 years ago
      Thanks AntigueToys!
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      Thanks Longings!
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      Thanks catteann!
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      Thanks officialfuel !
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      Thanks SEAN68 !
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      Thanks DrFluffy !
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      Thanks Bootson!
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      Thanks Chevelleman69 !
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