If you use Lucerna regularly, please update any links or bookmarks to go to our new location:

This existing version of Lucerna ( will still be available for a while, but has not been updated since June 2019


Contact us


Slide sets










Slide set: [Rowden Collection: series 'R'] (miscellaneous: privately made, at least 84 slides, 1930 - 1940)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide R.12
Cowley Bridge, River Creedy
Slide R.14
Stinkhorn fungus -- Ithyphallus impudicus -- Stoke Woods
Slide R.19
Swans and cygnets -- Cowley
Slide R.31
River Exe in flood, Culm Foot
Slide R.35
Coal Tit
Slide R.36
Blue Tit
Slide R.37
Blue Tit
Slide R.39
Great Tit
Slide R.39
Great Tit
Slide R.42
Green Plovers or Lapwings, Coldridge
Slide R.44
Greenfinch and Blue Tit
Slide R.45
House Sparrow, Cock
Slide R.46
Blue Tit
Slide R.47
Blue Tits
Slide R.48
Chaffinch -- Hen
Slide R.49
Slide R.50
Chaffinch Hen
Slide R.52
Gittisham Starlings
Slide R.53
Starlings, Gittisham
Slide R.54
Gittisham Starlings
Slide R.55
Starlings, Gittisham
Slide R.59
Raven's Nests -- Bench Tor
Slide R.60
Raven's Nest, Bench Tor
Slide R.62
Looking South from Bench Tor
Slide R.63
Raven's Nest and egg, Vitifer
Slide R.67
Moorhen's Nest, Lanford
Slide R.69
Nest and eggs of Green Plover
Slide R.73
Grizzled Skipper Butterfly
Slide R.80
Speckled Wood Butterfly
Slide R.82
Young Red Backed Shrike
Slide R.85
Slide R.87
Rydal Water, Cumberland
Slide R.94
[illegible] at Honister Pass
Slide R.100
Eggs and Nest, Ring Plover, Ravenglass
Slide R.101
Egg, Oystercatcher, Ravenglass
Slide R.102
Young Ring Plovers, Ravenglass
Slide R.104
Lesser Terns (young), Ravenglass
Slide R.106
Slide R.112
Sidmouth from Salcombe Hill
Slide R.120
Site of Ravens Nest, Vitiger
Slide R.123
Lympstone, Mud Flats
Slide R.125
Slide R.126
Robin at bird tray
Slide R.126
Robin at tray
Slide R.140
Ducks feeding
Slide R.142
Young Barn Owl, Ottery St Mary
Slide R.144
Young Barn Owls
Slide R.145
Young Barn Owls, Ottery
Slide R.154
Cantharillus cibarius
Slide R.180
Guillemots on Stack Rock, Flimston Bay, Pembroke
Slide R.181
Guillemots on Rocks, Flimston Bay, Pembroke
Slide R.182
Guillemots on Stack Rock, Flimston Bay, Pembroke
Slide R.184
Stack Rock in the making, Flimston Bay, Pembroke
Slide R.211
Starling at bird-tray
Slide R.224
Rose leaves cut by Bee, Megachile centuncularis
Slide R.226
Gold finches (pair) at Pond
Slide R.227
Goldfinch at Pond
Slide R.240
Red Admiral Butterfly
Slide R.241
Gamekeeper's Gibbet, Newton St Cyres
Slide R.242
Blue tit at Cocoanut
Slide R.243
Blue tit at cocoanut
Slide R.250
Starlings at Sowton Roost
Slide R.252
Starlings at Sowton Roost
Slide R.253
Starlings at Sowton Roost
Slide R.264
Garden spiders, Epoira diadema, Newly hatched
Slide R.270
White Water Lily. Castalia speciosa
Slide R.272
G.E.R. on Wishing Stone, Selborne
Slide R.273
Old Yew-tree, Selborne Churchyard
Slide R.274
Itchen Abbas Pond
Slide R.275
Coots, Itchen Abbas Pond
Slide R.276
Coot at Nest, Itchen Abbas Pond
Slide R.277
Yellow Waterlily
Slide R.313
Slide R.314
Slide R.315
Slide R.319
Young Spotted Flycatcher
Slide R.320
Young Flycatchers (Spotted) in nest
Slide R.321
Jersey Tiger Moth, settled
Slide R.332
Red grouse (hen), St Mary's Loch, near Peebles
Slide R.333
Red Grouse Chick 'freezing'
Slide R.348
Slide R.357
Aeschna cyanea just emerged from naiad
Slide R.359
Pyrrhosoma nymphula connected per column
Slide R.365
Pyrrhosoma nymphula ovipositing
Number of slides
at least 84
Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1930, latest possible 1940)
People involved in slide production

ROWDEN, A.O.  (1877-1960) – photographer, all 84 slides


84 slides known to exist in private collection

84 slides in Royal Albert Memorial Museum Collection

Lucerna ID  3008337

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 July 2017

How to cite this record: all the information in Lucerna is freely available for use for any legal non-commercial purpose. If you use any of the information or images on this page, please credit Lucerna in the following (or an equivalent) style:

  Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource, Accessed 18 September 2020.

All Lucerna data is published in good faith as the latest known version of the information, but without any guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. If you can correct or add to our information, or supply any images, please Contact us.

Using images from Lucerna: all the digital images on the Lucerna site are available to use for any legal non-commercial purpose, free of charge, if you acknowledge their source and include any copyright statement as it appears under the image. The images are relatively low-resolution, and not intended for print reproduction or projection. If you need a higher-resolution version of the image(s) on this page, please Contact us to ask about availability.