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Architecture

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:

Note about Tarbert Castle, June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/103
Scope and Contents Note about Tarbert Castle [An Tairbeirt/Tarbert, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] that Robert the Bruce added a storey to it.
Dates: June 1887

Note about the chapel [at Stonefield Castle], June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/108
Scope and Contents Note about the chapel [at Stonefield Castle, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] that it is 'on top of [the] house because no person must walk above above (sic) "the Real Presence".'
Dates: June 1887

Note about the use of scallop shells on the roofs of the Chapel at Notre Dame and Kisimul Castle, 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/333
Scope and Contents Note about the use of scallop shells on the roofs of the Chapel at Notre Dame [Paris] and Kisimul Castle [Caisteal Chiosmul, Barraigh/Barra].
Dates: 1887

Note on Dun Raail and accompanying diagram, 27 March 1872

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/35
Scope and Contents Note on Dun Raail [Dùn Raghnaill, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist] and accompanying diagram. The dun is desribed as being on an artificial isle about eighty or a hundred yards from the side of Loch Druidibeg. The diagram shows a structure containing two chambers, with measurments of each part and notes on the terrain surrounding it.
Dates: 27 March 1872

Note on vocabulary for 'castle passage', 14 August 1883

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/4
Scope and Contents Note on vocabulary that 'Laine' and 'Loine' are words for 'castle passage'.
Dates: 14 August 1883

Notebooks and pamphlets of Edward Stratton, and other booklets

 Collection — Box CLX-A-1597
Identifier: Coll-1894
Content Description This collection contains six notebooks of Edward Stratton containing handwritten ntoes and sketches on the following theme: 'history of ornament', 'architecture notes' from when Stratton was at Boroughmuir school, 'lecture and demonstration notes' (dated 1954), 'glaze recipes - tested' (c. 1966/67), 'records of work session 1952-1953', and a untitled notebook containing pencil sketches. Also includes a diary dated 1949, containing mostly comments on art.Also contains a booklet on Scottish...
Dates: 1949-1950

Notes and calculations on the size of Dun Bearnara, 1867

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/27
Scope and Contents Notes and calculations on the size of Dun Bearnara [Dùn Beàrnaraigh, Beàrnaraigh/Berneray] including the length of the inside circle, inside pillar gate, outside curve, walls and doors.
Dates: 1867

Notes on a mill at Loch a chrombaich Farm and accompanying sketches, 9 July 1870

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/41
Scope and Contents Notes on a mill at Loch a chrombaich Farm [Loch Cromlach Farm, Tarasaigh/Taransay] describing how it is 'one of the old Big mills still working' unlike another one 'at Ceann-an Ol at junction of the Avonsui & Storno[wa]y road' [Ceann an Ora and Abhainnsuidhe, Na Hearadh/Isle of Harris and Steòrnabhagh, Eilean Leòdhais/Isle of Lewis] which has not been working 'since 10 or 16 y[ea]rs' [c1854-1860]. Carmichael gives a detailed description of the mill including dimensions, construction, that...
Dates: 9 July 1870

Notes on David Bryce, architect, and the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, by P. Blythe, 20th century

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Identifier: LHB7/11/12/7
Scope and Contents From the File: Includes: chronologies of events and appointments, 1791 - 1932; list of former owners of Craig House; description of crests over fireplace in Grand Hall; drawing of a crest; Notes on David Bryce, architect; notes on elevations and plans of the Hospital; a duplicated leaflet; address from the Hospital's directors; and notes on Robert Fergusson.
Dates: 20th century

Notes on St Moluag's Cathedral and accompanying sketches, 2 September 1870

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/6
Scope and Contents Notes on St Moluag's Cathedral, Lios Mòr/Lismore, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire and accompanying sketches of arches and a niche inside the church, including their dimensions. He describes some of the interior including 'The head of a bishop on the left + head of an abbess look[in]g t[o]w[ard]s the pulpit + right across the chu[rch].' The description appears to be incomplete.
Dates: 2 September 1870