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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 RHP9270/9
Title Keeper's house, Perthshire: plans and elevation
Dates 1841
Access status Open
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Description 'Appendix No V. (No 5) Containing Keeper's House. Twelve Small Cells, One Large Cell. Bath room Exercising gallery &c. Probable Estimate of Cost £1200'. By Thomas Brown, architect. Lithographed by Standidge & Co, London.
[1:96] 1 1/4 inches = 10 feet. 325 x 650 mm. Lithograph. Linen backing.
Plan of ground and upper floors of keeper's house with rooms named and dimensions given. Front elevation. Note 1: '2nd Report of Directors of Prisons Scotland'. Note 2: 'This Prison may be enlarged either by adding to the number of Cells entering from the Corridor, by extensing the Building to the right and left, or by raising the Roof and building another story over these cells or over the whole building'.
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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