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The Oriel Window at Laycock Abbey Wiltshire.

This window was the subject of the first picture taken by William Fox Talbot, pioneer of photography, in 1835 (or 1839 there is some confusion) - one of the earliest photographs ever taken.

See : http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/1997.382.1
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Jun 16 2011 07:07 GMT porph
With or without the tree out there, Thor?

(Thanks for the interesting info, friend)
Jun 16 2011 10:06 GMT MargNZ
Wonderful window and view Thor ... we can all thank Mr Talbot :))
Jun 16 2011 16:36 GMT Annamaria
Beautiful window!!
Jun 17 2011 15:55 GMT martini957
Very interesting...awesome
Jun 17 2011 16:48 GMT FLUMP
So interesting
Jun 17 2011 18:54 GMT marijke06
nice!

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