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photographs - Five Rise Locks, Bingley
  • Five Rise Locks, Bingley
    Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947
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Five Rise Locks, Bingley

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    West Yorkshire (photographed)

  • Date:

    1946 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carbon print

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 1268

Physical description

Monochrome photograph mounted on card depicting a series of canal locks rising upwards into the background of the image. On the right of the image is a stone house with trees behind it.

Place of Origin

West Yorkshire (photographed)


1946 (photographed)


Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Carbon print

Marks and inscriptions

'Royal Photographic Society/ Alexander Keighley Collection 1948/ Title: Five Rise Locks, Bingley/ Process: Carbon/ Date: 1946 / No. AK 156'
Printed and completed in ink.


Height: 505 mm mount, Width: 633 mm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Alexander Keighley, 'Five Rise Locks, Bingley', West Yorkshire, carbon print, 1946


Carbon process; Photography


The Royal Photographic Society; Photographs; Portraits; RPS Digitisation Project


Royal Photographic Society Collection

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