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Elevation of the main gate or entrance on the rampart to the fortress [proposed Fort George on Oliver's Fort site, Inverness] 
Marcell, Lewis (active 1746)
This sheet of sections accompanies Lewis Marcell's plan at shelfmark MS.1647.Z.02/83a, for a fort to replace the Fort George which had been on the Inverness Castle site, and was destroyed by the army of Prince Charles Edward Stuart in 1746, just before Culloden. There are 9 other sheets of sections and elevations at shelfmarks MS.1647.Z.02/79c, MS.1647.Z.02/80a, MS.1647.Z.02/80b, MS.1647.Z.02/81a, MS.1647.Z.02/81b, MS.1647.Z.02/81c, MS.1647.Z.02/81d, MS.1647.Z.02/81e and MS.1647.Z.02/83b.
26.9 x 41cm (10 9/16" x 1' 4 1/8")
Board of Ordnance
Tabraham, Chris, Fortress Scotland and the Jacobites, 1995, pp. 92-94.
Board of Ordnance. Register of Plans 1700-1800, 3rd. Division, North Britain, , f.14 (Public Record Office: WO 55/2281).
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