Archibald Ed­mon­stone III

Timeless Travels Magazine - - EGYPT -

Born in 1795 he died aged 34 in 1871, leav­ing a per­sonal for­tune of £12,000. Ed­u­cated at Eton and Ox­ford he trav­elled in 1819 to Egypt where he vis­ited and ex­plored two of the oases in the great desert, of which he pub­lished an ac­count, with views and plans of the ru­ined tem­ples and tombs.

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