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RHP9270Architectural drawings of Perth Prison, Elgin Prison and proposed keeper's houses1839 & 1841
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference RHP9270/7
Title Keeper's house, Perthshire: plan and side elevation
Dates 1841
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.
Description 'Appendix No V. (No 3) Keeper's House and Four Cells. Probable Estimate of Cost £380'. By Thomas Brown, architect. Lithographed by Standidge & Co, London.
[1:96] 1 1/4 inches = 10 feet. 325 x 208 mm. Lithograph. Linen backing.
Plan of keeper's house with rooms named and dimensions given. Side elevation. Note 1: '2nd Report of Directors of Prisons Scotland'. Note 2: 'This Prison can be enlarged, either by adding to the number of Cells on the ground floor, or by taking off the Roof, and building another Story. A stair to the upper Floor may be placed in the angle on the outside of the Prison door'.
Level Item
Extent 1 plan, flat
Related material HH12/77
Archival history Scottish Home and Health Department (HH)
Associated places
PL215Perth, Perthshire, Scotland
PL466Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland

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