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Plan of the Castle of Blackness
Dury, Theodore (active 1670-1742)
According to the 'Board of Ordnance Register of Plans 1700-1800, this plan of Blackness Castle was from Theodore Dury, and the extensive manuscript text on it is in his hand. Unfortunately, the Register does not give a date for it, but was estimated at 1690 by the 1934 War Office records.
46.3 x 67.2cm (1' 6 1/4" x 2' 2 7/16")
Board of Ordnance
Tabraham, Chris, Fortress Scotland and the Jacobites, 1995, pp.18, 25, 30-31.
Board of Ordnance. Register of Plans 1700-1800, 3rd. Division, North Britain, , f.14 (Public Record Office: WO 55/2281).
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