This is a Glass Slide of the H.M.S Victoria in Dock. The H.M.S Victoria was an iconic Battleship named in honour of Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1888.
The slide is from the late 19th century. It was taken by the Tynemouth Photographer M. Auty.
The slide would have been viewed through a Magic Lantern, an early type of image projector.
This image is part of the Tyne & Wear archives & museums set South Shields Art Gallery Social History collection.
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