'Horton College - Ross - Tasmania'; Unknown; c. 1860 - 1890; TSO00009055
'Horton College - Ross - Tasmania'About this object
Sepia photograph of Horton College. The photograph is in a glazed wooden frame with a gilt slip.
Horton College was a Wesleyan Boys School established near Ross, Tasmania in 1852. A tower was erected above the entrance at a later date and decorative barge boards installed under the eaves. The school closed in the 1890s and the buildings were demolished in 1920.
Photograph, sepiaDate Made
c. 1860 - 1890Medium and Materials
Photograph, wood, glassInscription and Marks
Handwritten in black ink under photograph: Horton College - Ross - TasmaniaMeasurements
Frame: 208(h) x 266(w)mm
Photograph: 108(h) x 164(w)mm
Tasmanian State Office CollectionCredit Line
Donated by Warwick Oakman, Warwick Oakman Antiques, Hobart, TasmaniaObject number