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Place, date
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 000
General view of Fort Jamrud, seen from SW; in the foreground and to the right encampments of native followers of the British army.
Place, date
Peshawar, Jamrud, November 1878
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 001
Some ancient (probably Buddhist) stone walls in fair condition.
Place, date
Peshawar, Jamrud, November 1878
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 002
Impressive panoramic view of the typical bare landscape in the Khyber Pass, with some traces of tracks. A dry river bed at the foot of the left hill.
Place, date
Khyber Pass, November 1878
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 003
General view of the Afghan Fort Ali Masjid, seen from SSE, from the level of the Khyber river. Between the trees on the left, some camels can be seen. On the right, a road construction is going on. On a river terrace four British soldiers in front of a tent. In the background some horses and Indian Sappers.
Place, date
Khyber Pass, Ali Masjid, November 23, 1878
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 004
This picture, which could not be found in one of the RE albums at Chatham, shows the blowing-up of a typical massive round tower of a Pashtun Qala. It is not certain, whether it was taken during this specific campaign, but such actions are described in the official account of the war.
Place, date
Khyber Pass, possibly Mausam or Darwazai, March 24, 1879
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 005
Panoramic view of the valley and the Fort of Dakka in four parts. In the background, beyond the Kabul river, village of Lalpura and mountains.
Place, date
Dakka, November/December 1878
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 006
Road along the southern bank of the Kabul river at Lachapur, East of Girdi Kats, about 20 km E of Jalalabad. On the left is a soldier standing in front of the construction. On the right in the background, the rock shown on RE 008 and RE 009.
Place, date
Girdi Kats, Feb./March 1879
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 007
Road along the Kabul River at Girdi Kats, about 15 km E of Jalalabad.
Place, date
Girdi Kats, Feb./March 1879
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 008
Another view of the same difficult passage on the road along the Kabul River at Girdi Kats, about 15 km E of Jalalabad.
Place, date
Girdi Kats, Feb./March 1879
Collection
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive 1878-1880
Series
RE 001-056, Khyber, Jalalabad, Gandamak
RE 009