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RHP6515Architectural drawings of Royal Observatory, Edinburgh1854-1892
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference RHP6515/2
Title Royal Observatory, [Calton Hill,] Edinburgh: Front Elevation with proposed parapet and dome
Dates Aug 1854
Access status Open
Access conditions This record has been digitally imaged and will not be produced for readers. The digital images may be seen in the NRS Search Rooms on the 'Virtual Volumes' system or on the ScotlandsPlaces website at http://www.scotlandsplaces.gov.uk.
Description 'No 2. Royal Observatory. Edinburgh'. Robert Matheson, architect, Office HM Works, Edinburgh.
Scale 1 7/8 inches = 10 feet. 574 x 434 mm. Ink and colour wash. Linen backing.
Front elevation with proposed parapet and enlarged dome. Columned portico with pediment. Plan No 3 has been attached onto this plan.
Level Item
Extent 1 plan, flat
Copies DIMCAT Image No. 124
Copyright Crown Copyright
Related material MW
Archival history Records of the Ministry of Public Building and Works (Scottish Headquarters) (MW)
Associated places
NA867Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

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