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RHP6082Architectural drawings of General Register House, Princes Street1762-1876
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference RHP6082/10
Title General Register House, Princes Street: South elevation
Dates 4 Jul 1800
Access status Open
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Location On site (Sighthill)
Description 'Elevation of the Register Office, or Building containing the Records of Scotland, situated in the New Town of Edinburgh fronting the Bridge.' (Appendix D) [By Robert Adam]. James Basire, engraver.
1 1/8 in = 10 ft. 454 x 617 mm.
South elevation. Annotated in pencil to show poition of lightning conductors on from turrets. Engraved for the Report on the Public Records of the Kingdom etc. Ordered to be printed 4th July 1800. Engraving.
Level Item
Extent 1 plan, flat
Copyright Crown Copyright
Related material SRO4
Archival history National Archives of Scotland Records (SRO)
Associated places
NA867Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

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