Photograph of the Slaughter House, Perth

A scene inside the Slaughter House, Shore Road, Perth, during the second half of the 19th century. Magnus Jackson (senior) was active as a wet plate photographer in Perth, Scotland From the late 1850s until shortly before his death in 1891. His two sons and one daughter had also been instructed in the business which continued to be run, primarily by his son, Magnus Jackson junior, until 1897

  • Material/Medium: Wet Collodion glass plate negative
  • Date: c1860-1890
  • Creator: Magnus Jackson
  • Accession number: MJ1166
  • Category: Photography
  • Subject: n/a