Photographs from an unknown album, 1896

These photographs were found in the College Archives during the 1993 stocktaking. It is not known when they were was given to the College. Both were mounted on pages extracted from a large album, whose owner’s name is unknown.

UC:P54/P/1            1896
    Photograph mounted on a page from an otherwise lost photograph album titled “Torpids 1896. The Sinking of Baliol [sic] II”. The photograph shows the moment just after the boat has sunk, as the crew are swimming to the bank. Three other boats are in the area.

UC:P54/P/2            1896
    Photograph of the Gridiron Club, seated in the Front Quadrangle of Oriel College.