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Survey of Private Collections: Inveraray Castle Drawings.

551 1028

Description Survey of Private Collections: Inveraray Castle Drawings.

Date 1721 to 1966

Collection Survey of Private Collections: Inveraray Castle Drawings.

Catalogue Number 551 1028

Category All Other

Scope and Content The collection comprises photographic copies of drawings for Inveraray Castle, Argyll and Bute, including: designs by Dugal Campbell before 1743, Roger Morris 1745-47, Robert Mylne 1777-80, and Joseph Bonomi 1806; driveway design by W A Nesfield 1848; designs for additions by Anthony Salvin post 1877; designs for restoration of the castle by Ian G Lindsay 1951-66; and many designs for estate buildings including bridges. The collection also comprises designs for Inveraray Town, including Town House by John Adam 1954; designs for a circular Church by John Adam 1760; designs for Inveraray Parish Church by Robert Mylne 1800; design for Ardkinglas by Colen Campbell early 18th century; design for Inveraray Manse 1842; designs for Inveraray Court House by Robert Reid 1807; designs for Inveraray Town by Robert Mylne c1786; survey by William Boutcher 1721; and many designs for estate buildings, Campbeltown etc. NMRS Jubilee Guide, 1991.

Archive History Survey of drawings of Inveraray Castle and estate and copied by RCAHMS in 1973 and 1975. Previously catalogued as Collection 262/28.

Access Conditions Open, but note that access may be subject to conservation requirements. Please contact the archive to confirm access in advance of a visit.

Finding Aids NMRS Inventory 72

External Reference Inventory 72

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1176585

Collection Hierarchy - Collection Level

Collection Level (551 1028) Survey of Private Collections: Inveraray Castle Drawings.

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images DB 2124/27 Rosneath. View of bronze axe head. (Inveraray Castle collection) 1968 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images DB 2124/28 Rosneath. View of bronze axe head. (Inveraray Castle collection) 1968 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 171/1 Plan of a new cut 1700 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 171/2 P Inveraray Castle Estate. Photographic copy of plan of a new cut. 1700 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 41/23 P Ardkinglas. Photographic copy of plans. Titled: 'Draughts for Arkinlas by Colin Campbell.' in hand of 3rd Duke. Ink and pencil hatching. Scale 1/16" - 1ft. RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inverary Castle Drawings c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 492/1 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of plan of Crinan Canal from Oakfield to Portaree (Crinan). Titled: 'Plan of that Part of Crinan Canal from Oakfield March to the Intended Bason at Portaree' Ink and colourwash. RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inverary Castle Drawings. c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 492/2 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of engraved plan of canal between Crinan and Lochgilphead. Titled: 'Plan of the Proposed Crinan Canal between the Lochs of Crinan and Gilp in the County of Argyll. Surveyed at the expence of His Grace the Duke of Argyll and The Earl of Breadalbane in the Year 1792, by John Rennie, Engineer. 'Engraved by W. Faden, Geogr to the King & to His R.H. the Prince of Wales, Charing Cross.' RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inverary Castle Drawings. 1792 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 63/1 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of engraved plan of canal from Crinan to Lochgilphead. Titled: 'Plan of the Proposed Crinan Canal between the Lochs of Crinan and Gilp in the County of Argyll. Surveyed at the expence of His Grace the Duke of Argyll and The Earl of Breadalbane in the Year 1792, by John Rennie, Engineer. 'Engraved by W. Faden, Geogr to the King & to His R.H. the Prince of Wales, Charing Cross.' RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inverary Castle Drawings. 1792 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 63/2 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of part of plan of Crinan Canal (Portaree). Titled: 'Plan of that Part of Crinan Canal from Oakfield March to the Intended Bason at Portaree' Ink and colourwash. RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inverary Castle Drawings. c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 63/3 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of part of plan of Crinan Canal (Blarindibbart; Barinaloiskan; Lochnabaan Lands). Ink and colourwash. RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inveraray Castle Drawings. c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 63/4 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of part of plan of Crinan Canal (Dunardry; Dell; Dunadd). Titled: 'Plan of that Part of Crinan Canal from Oakfield March to the Intended Bason at Portaree' Ink and colourwash. RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inveraray Castle Drawings. c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 63/5 P Crinan Canal. Photographic copy of part of plan of Crinan Canal (Carnbaan; Dunamuck; Oakfield). Titled: 'Plan of that Part of Crinan Canal from Oakfield March to the Intended Bason at Portaree' Ink and colourwash. RCAHMS Survey of Private Collections, Inverary Castle Drawings. c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images B 7988 Inveraray Castle Photographic copy of lithograph showing view of Inveraray Castle Insc. 'Chateau d'Inveraray. J. Hardiviller del. Lith. de Villain.' c. 1800 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/80 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Dubh Loch Bridge Photographic copy of contract drawing showing elevation of Dubh Loch Bridge Ink and colour wash. Scale 3/4": 5'. Contract drawing dated 10 August 1785. Signed John Tavish and Donald Campbell 1783 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/37 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Carloonan, Dovecot Photographic copy of elevation for proposed alteration of dovecot to temple Ink and colour wash. Scale 1/4":1'. Undated and unsigned. 1776 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/11 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Carloonan, Dovecot Photographic copy of elevation for proposed alteration of dovecot to temple Ink and colour wash. Scale 1/4":1'. Undated and unsigned. 1776 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/79 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Dubh Loch Bridge Photographic copy of contract drawing showing section from end to end of Dubh Loch Bridge Ink and colour wash. Scale 3/4": 5'. Contract drawing dated 10 August 1785. Signed John Tavish and Donald Campbell 1783 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/54 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Tom Breac Dairy Photographic copy of plan and elevation of Tom Breac Dairy Monochrome. Scale 1/4":5'. Undated and unsigned (attributed to John Adam 1753). 1753 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/62 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Garron Bridge Photographic copy of elevation of Garron Bridge Monochrome. Scale 1/10":1'. Signed John Campbell, Delint 1771. 1771 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/44 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Garron Bridge, Garron Lodge Photographic copy of elevations of Garron Lodge Ink and colour wash. Scale 1/6":1'. Undated and unsigned. c. 1777 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/73 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Aray Bridge Photographic copy of elevation and section of Aray Bridge Monochrome. Scale 1/10":1'. Signed Robert Skene and Thomas Brown. Verso: "Inveraray 8th October 1774. This is the plan referred to in the contract between Colonel Robert Skene and Thos [ ] & John Brown, masons at Renfrew." 1773 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/3 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Cherry Park Photographic copy of plan and elevations showing additions to Cherry Park Ink and colour wash. No scale. Signed "Joseph Bonomi, Architect, August 1807. 76 Great Titchfield Street, London." 1807 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images AGD 91/63 P Inveraray Castle Estate, Garden Bridge Photographic copy of plan and elevation of Garden Bridge Ink and colour wash. Scale 1/16": 1'. Undated and unsigned (attributed to John Adam 1758). 1758 Item Level
Print Room AGD 38/9 Inveraray Castle Elevations and plans for Inveraray Castle Insc. 'Plan of a House of another design for his Grace the Duke of Argyll. Elevation of the Front on the Entrance. Elevation of another design for the same Front. Plan of the Ground Story. Plan of the Mazanine Story. Plan of the Principal Story. Plan of the Upper Story.' Unsigned and undated (attributed to Roger Morris). c. 1744 Item Level

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