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RHP13257Architectural drawings by the Earl of Mar while on exile on the continent1719-1731
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference RHP13257/16
Title Plan of house, gardens and park at Becon-les-Bruyeres, France
Dates 26 Aug 1721
Access status Open
Access conditions This record has been digitally imaged and will not be produced for readers. The digital image may be seen in the NRS Search Rooms on the 'Virtual Volumes' system or on the ScotlandsPeople website at http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
Location On site (Sighthill)
Description (Recto) 'Designe for a House & gardens on the Bank near Becon on the River Seine near Paris. The middle line runing on the Dome of the Invalids & the center of the new house below the Noille. August 26th 1721.' By John Erskine (d 1732), Earl of Mar.
Scale. 590 x 460 mm. Ink and colour wash.
Site plan of house, gardens and park. River Seine. Note (on reverse): Draft of above.
Level Item
Extent 1 plan, flat
Copies ;
Related material GD124
Archival history Papers of the Erskine Family, Earls of Mar and Kellie (GD124)
Associated places
NA1035France, Europe

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