A Fascinating Historical Photograph of the Temple Mount, and Other Fascinating Things
Taken in 1864– (The image is under copyright so you’ll have to go there to see it) –
From the Photograph Album “Views of Jerusalem” which contains photographs taken by the Sgt. McDonald for Ordnance Survey in 1864, as well as images by other photographers, especially Robertson & Beato & Co, and Hammerschmidt. The P numbers for this album run from P4748 to P4886. Wilson photo album.
Other photos in the Palestine Exploration Fund ‘photo stream’ can be viewed here. With many thanks to Dorothy King for pointing it out. There are some real beauties and views you’ve never seen elsewhere ever.