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William Burn

551 337

Description William Burn

Collection William Burn

Catalogue Number 551 337

Category All Other

Scope and Content The office set of working drawings. A very large collection of working drawings for palaces. public buildings, monuments and country houses throughout Scotland, including: Edinburgh Academy; North Leith Church, Edinburgh; St Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh; St Mary's Episcopal Church, Dalkeith; Camperdown House, Garscube House; Whittinghame; Dupplin Castle; Tyninghame House; Milton Lockhart; Bowhill; Gosford House; Castle Menzies; Hamilton Palace, etc.

Archive History Presented by Miss Browne, 1952, and per Royal Institute of British Architects, 1953.

Related Material The sketch designs, perspectives, etc, are in the British Architectural Library Drawings Collection.

Administrative History A leading Scottish architect (1789-1870).

Accruals No further accruals are expected.

Accession Number 1968/7, 1968/13

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1176636

Collection Hierarchy - Collection Level

Collection Level (551 337) William Burn

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Print Room IND 5/2 'Copy' Plan of principal floor (and photostat neg. in two parts) (of Sheriff Court) with measurements W Burn. 131 George Street 1833 Item Level
Prints and Drawings SUD 78/1 "Copy Monument to the Memory of the late Duke of Sutherland" "Section upon the diagonal line C-D"; "Elevation"; "Section upon the line A-B"; "Plan". u.s. "131, George Street. 23rd August 1834" 1834 Item Level
Prints and Drawings SUD 78/2 Pedestal elevation: annotated drawing of pedestal giving details of materials to be used. u.s. u.d. Item Level
Print Room FID 154/1 Plans of ground and gallery floors With measurements (Wm.Burn) Archt. 131 George Street, Edin. 1839 Item Level
Print Room FID 154/2 Front & Side elevations With measurements 1839 Item Level
Print Room FID 154/3 Back elevation & section With measurements (Wm.Burn) Archt. 131 George Street, Edin. 1839 Item Level
Print Room FID 154/4 Plan of roof over gallery, showing floor timbers With measurements (Wm.Burn) Archt. 131 George Street, Edin. 1839 Item Level
Print Room FID 154/5 Elevation of top of belfry, plan of belfry 1":1'; Stone mouldings, full size; Plan of pier in belfry, full size; Details (Wm.Burn) Archt. 131 George Street, Edin. 1839 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/11 Plan of ceiling with measurements Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/12 Plan of roof with measurements Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/13 Section thro' tower, showing floors Copy 27/5/1831 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/14 Elevations and plans of pulpit, precentor's dest, elevation of part of front of gallery, 1":2ft. Mouldings 1/4 full size. Copy 1831 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/3 Measured plan of foundations. Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/4 Ground plan. Measured. Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/5 Plan of Gallery. Measured. Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/6 Front Elevation. Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/7 Side Elevation. Measured. Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/8 Back elevation and section, fly-leaf with "Plan of end of Church as it is to be completed". Measured. Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/9 Part of long section, measured and details pillars, etc 1829 Item Level
Print Room CAD 27/10 Plan of gallery timbers (measurements) Copy 1829 Item Level
Print Room RXD 223/3 Plan of ground floor showing drains 464116 N xxiii. 1837 Item Level
Print Room RXD 223/4 Plan of Principal floor, with measurements. 1837 Item Level
Print Room RXD 223/5 Plan of bedroom floor, with measurements. 1837 Item Level
Print Room RXD 223/6 N. elevation & section, with measurements. 1837 Item Level

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