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Drawing showing exterior elevation of keep. Prints and Drawings MOD 15/1 Drawing showing exterior elevation of keep. 8/1910 Item Level
Interior elevation of keep. Prints and Drawings MOD 15/2 Interior elevation of keep. 8/1910 Item Level
Ground  plan. Prints and Drawings DC 15300 Ground plan. 1982 Item Level
First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Floor plans of Tower Prints and Drawings DC 15301 First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Floor plans of Tower 1982 Item Level
Map showing metal detector activity. Prints and Drawings MOD 15/3 Map showing metal detector activity. 2/1977 Item Level
Drawing showing masons' marks from the Bishops' House at Elgin and Spynie Castle. Prints and Drawings DC 53763/10 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Drawing showing masons' marks from the Bishops' House at Elgin and Spynie Castle. c. 1857 Item Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Deposits within W latrine tower; area 1, outline of trench; N range, stone spread on N side of courtyard, F1104; pit outside watergate and drains; SE corner of N range; watergate; W all of N range; SE end of N range; gunloop in E wall of E range; E end of N range; area SW of Great Hall; rubble in N range; E chamber of NW range (drawings 1-15). Prints and Drawings BD 49/01 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Deposits within W latrine tower; area 1, outline of trench; N range, stone spread on N side of courtyard, F1104; pit outside watergate and drains; SE corner of N range; watergate; W all of N range; SE end of N range; gunloop in E wall of E range; E end of N range; area SW of Great Hall; rubble in N range; E chamber of NW range (drawings 1-15). 1987 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: NE corner of SW tower; area 4, 'Bishop's Well' and associated features; N range, W wall; N wall; E wall; SE corner; NW corner of building; E chamber, with cut for well; retaining wall on N side of courtyard; E end; W end; E and W walls of watergate passage; watergate doorway; S strip of N range; N range, late structures over W wall; NE corner; E end of range; sondage in NE corner (drawings 16-44, 51 and 58). Prints and Drawings BD 49/02 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: NE corner of SW tower; area 4, 'Bishop's Well' and associated features; N range, W wall; N wall; E wall; SE corner; NW corner of building; E chamber, with cut for well; retaining wall on N side of courtyard; E end; W end; E and W walls of watergate passage; watergate doorway; S strip of N range; N range, late structures over W wall; NE corner; E end of range; sondage in NE corner (drawings 16-44, 51 and 58). 1987 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Watergate, N end of passage, with drain; floor of passage; N range, features in W end; NW range, flagged floor leading to W latrine tower; N range, S end of W wall; area 5, section in trench 7; NW range, E chamber; cobbled floor in E chamber; area 5, trench 9; N range, profile of E side of W wall; E chamber, fill of kiln; area 5, trench 10, after removal of topsoil (drawings 45-64). Prints and Drawings BD 49/03 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Watergate, N end of passage, with drain; floor of passage; N range, features in W end; NW range, flagged floor leading to W latrine tower; N range, S end of W wall; area 5, section in trench 7; NW range, E chamber; cobbled floor in E chamber; area 5, trench 9; N range, profile of E side of W wall; E chamber, fill of kiln; area 5, trench 10, after removal of topsoil (drawings 45-64). 1987 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: NW range, E chamber, Kiln 3; interior of S range; rubble outside S range; area 6, W end; area 5, trench 10, after removal of F1930 and F1933; S range, wall F2007; interior; NW range, E chamber, clay over wall in NW corner; blocked doorway in S wall of range; elevations of walls; NW range, Kilns 2 and 3 after excavation; E chamber, kiln construction; area 5, trench 10; area 6; wall to N of area 6N; rubble spread; S range, sections across pits (drawings 65-88). Prints and Drawings BD 49/04 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: NW range, E chamber, Kiln 3; interior of S range; rubble outside S range; area 6, W end; area 5, trench 10, after removal of F1930 and F1933; S range, wall F2007; interior; NW range, E chamber, clay over wall in NW corner; blocked doorway in S wall of range; elevations of walls; NW range, Kilns 2 and 3 after excavation; E chamber, kiln construction; area 5, trench 10; area 6; wall to N of area 6N; rubble spread; S range, sections across pits (drawings 65-88). 6/1988 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: N range, W wall; F2025 and F2050; NW range,  E chamber, kilns 2 and 3; area 6, period 2 ditch; area 5, trench 10, sections; SW curtain wall and period 6 walls; SW tower, latrine chute; S range, post pits F2042 and F2049; foundations of E wall; pit F2043; postholes F2065 and F2067; F2007; F2028; F2033; F2029; F2071; post pits F2090; F2092; F2114; F2106; F2122; F2108; F2116; F2110; F2102; F2112; F2104; F2120; F2104; F2100; features F2014; F2034; F2041; F2050; F2069; F2078; F2128-F2130; pit F2126; level of old ground surface; area 6, outside S range (drawings 89-134). Prints and Drawings BD 49/05 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: N range, W wall; F2025 and F2050; NW range, E chamber, kilns 2 and 3; area 6, period 2 ditch; area 5, trench 10, sections; SW curtain wall and period 6 walls; SW tower, latrine chute; S range, post pits F2042 and F2049; foundations of E wall; pit F2043; postholes F2065 and F2067; F2007; F2028; F2033; F2029; F2071; post pits F2090; F2092; F2114; F2106; F2122; F2108; F2116; F2110; F2102; F2112; F2104; F2120; F2104; F2100; features F2014; F2034; F2041; F2050; F2069; F2078; F2128-F2130; pit F2126; level of old ground surface; area 6, outside S range (drawings 89-134). 7/1988 Batch Level
Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 135-161. Prints and Drawings BD 49/16 Historic Scotland Archive Project Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 135-161. 8/1988 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: N range, well; area 6, foundations of SW curtain wall; F2207; F2345; F2255; NE corner; SW tower, E wall; F2351; F2293; F2367; stone spread at base of SW tower; F2255; F2274; F2346; F2364; period 2 ditch; possible shell midden; cut F2350; postholes F2375 and F2285; pits F2394 and F2389; S wall of SW tower; wall F2243; area 8N; W curtain wall; area 8S, structure 4, room 1; parition wall; E of room 3; area 9, structure 3; collapsed vault; areas to immediate N and E of structure 3 (drawings 162-193). Prints and Drawings BD 49/07 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: N range, well; area 6, foundations of SW curtain wall; F2207; F2345; F2255; NE corner; SW tower, E wall; F2351; F2293; F2367; stone spread at base of SW tower; F2255; F2274; F2346; F2364; period 2 ditch; possible shell midden; cut F2350; postholes F2375 and F2285; pits F2394 and F2389; S wall of SW tower; wall F2243; area 8N; W curtain wall; area 8S, structure 4, room 1; parition wall; E of room 3; area 9, structure 3; collapsed vault; areas to immediate N and E of structure 3 (drawings 162-193). 8/1989 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 8S, room 1; room 2; extension to W of curtain wall; F2610; F2612; F2623; F2616; F2657; F2655; S wall of N range; area 8N, F1801; area 3, outside E curtain wall, latrine chute; area 9, blocked doorway in N wall of structure 3; features in N part of W range; kiln 9; F2823; F2729; F2730; F2760; F2761; F2750; F2762; F2763; F2764; F2765; F2766; F2767; F2829; F2770; F2818; F2751; F2743; F2872; F2771; F2804; possible beam slot F2823; pit containing complete pot, F2773-F2775, F2777; pit beneath David's Tower, F2804, F2805; F2793; F2803; pit cut by F2761; posthole F2749; F2821; F2744; F2745; area between structures 3 and 4; area 8, F2526; F2571; F2569; F2567; F2608 postholes F2591; F2593; F2596; wall and cut F2517 (drawings 194-252). Prints and Drawings BD 49/08 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 8S, room 1; room 2; extension to W of curtain wall; F2610; F2612; F2623; F2616; F2657; F2655; S wall of N range; area 8N, F1801; area 3, outside E curtain wall, latrine chute; area 9, blocked doorway in N wall of structure 3; features in N part of W range; kiln 9; F2823; F2729; F2730; F2760; F2761; F2750; F2762; F2763; F2764; F2765; F2766; F2767; F2829; F2770; F2818; F2751; F2743; F2872; F2771; F2804; possible beam slot F2823; pit containing complete pot, F2773-F2775, F2777; pit beneath David's Tower, F2804, F2805; F2793; F2803; pit cut by F2761; posthole F2749; F2821; F2744; F2745; area between structures 3 and 4; area 8, F2526; F2571; F2569; F2567; F2608 postholes F2591; F2593; F2596; wall and cut F2517 (drawings 194-252). 6/1990 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 8S, room 2, postholes; internal face of curtain wall; area 8N, area after excavation; kiln F2671; SW curtain wall; area 9, structure 3, stakeholes; S wall;  stakeholes F2839; F2869; F2854; cuts, F2842; F2845; F2844; F2852; F2787; various pits, holes and kiln; David's Tower; SW tower; boundary wall F3202; cobbles to E of wall F3202; terminal of wall F3202; area 10, after first clean; S wall of S range; external faces of SE tower; ditch F3333 (drawings 253-285). Prints and Drawings BD 49/09 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 8S, room 2, postholes; internal face of curtain wall; area 8N, area after excavation; kiln F2671; SW curtain wall; area 9, structure 3, stakeholes; S wall; stakeholes F2839; F2869; F2854; cuts, F2842; F2845; F2844; F2852; F2787; various pits, holes and kiln; David's Tower; SW tower; boundary wall F3202; cobbles to E of wall F3202; terminal of wall F3202; area 10, after first clean; S wall of S range; external faces of SE tower; ditch F3333 (drawings 253-285). 6/1990 Batch Level
Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Architectural drawings of David's tower; W range; NW tower; N range; S range; E gate of palace enclosure; gatehouse and SE tower. Prints and Drawings BD 49/21 Historic Scotland Archive Project Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Architectural drawings of David's tower; W range; NW tower; N range; S range; E gate of palace enclosure; gatehouse and SE tower. c. 1999 Batch Level
Post excavation drawings: Architectural pieces recovered during excavations. Prints and Drawings BD 49/22 Historic Scotland Archive Project Post excavation drawings: Architectural pieces recovered during excavations. c. 1999 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 6N, pit F3720; F3712; F3714; F3707; F3709; F3716; F3750; F3768; F3776; F3772; F3751; E end of area; period 3 structure, F3730; 1975 trench; jawbones within pit F3747; postholes F3733; F3735; F3737; F3780; structure 1; charcoal spreads to E of SW tower; postholes F3759 with burnt post in situ; foundations of gallery on S range; SW tower, foundations; vault; mural chambers; foundations of stairs; area 2/3, sondages (Drawings 286-321). Prints and Drawings BD 49/10 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 6N, pit F3720; F3712; F3714; F3707; F3709; F3716; F3750; F3768; F3776; F3772; F3751; E end of area; period 3 structure, F3730; 1975 trench; jawbones within pit F3747; postholes F3733; F3735; F3737; F3780; structure 1; charcoal spreads to E of SW tower; postholes F3759 with burnt post in situ; foundations of gallery on S range; SW tower, foundations; vault; mural chambers; foundations of stairs; area 2/3, sondages (Drawings 286-321). 5/1993 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 6N, pits F3785; F3787; F3765; F3776; features to S of structure 1; structure 2; SW tower, foundations of E wall, including possible S wall of W range; area 2/3, sondages 1 and 2; F3776; F3724; F3725; F3739; trench fully excavated; area 8N, kiln 4 (drawings 322-339). Prints and Drawings BD 49/11 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 6N, pits F3785; F3787; F3765; F3776; features to S of structure 1; structure 2; SW tower, foundations of E wall, including possible S wall of W range; area 2/3, sondages 1 and 2; F3776; F3724; F3725; F3739; trench fully excavated; area 8N, kiln 4 (drawings 322-339). 6/1993 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 8N, kiln 4 after removal of stone platform F2543; F2688 after removal of kiln 4; final plan of area; area excavated in advance of new sales point; cable trench to NW tower; SW tower, excavations adjacent ot outer door into cellar; W of palace, watching brief; SE tower, after removal of modern debris; interior of tower showing foundations; Castle Cottage, shell pits and hearth; layout of trenches; pits F4004-F4009; area 6, features adjacent to SE corner of SW tower; cable trench into SW tower; site survey; N range (drawings 340-355). Prints and Drawings BD 49/12 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 8N, kiln 4 after removal of stone platform F2543; F2688 after removal of kiln 4; final plan of area; area excavated in advance of new sales point; cable trench to NW tower; SW tower, excavations adjacent ot outer door into cellar; W of palace, watching brief; SE tower, after removal of modern debris; interior of tower showing foundations; Castle Cottage, shell pits and hearth; layout of trenches; pits F4004-F4009; area 6, features adjacent to SE corner of SW tower; cable trench into SW tower; site survey; N range (drawings 340-355). 6/1993 Batch Level
Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 1-44. Prints and Drawings BD 49/13 Historic Scotland Archive Project Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 1-44. 1987 Batch Level
Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 45-89. Prints and Drawings BD 49/14 Historic Scotland Archive Project Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 45-89. 6/1988 Batch Level
Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 89-134. Prints and Drawings BD 49/15 Historic Scotland Archive Project Post excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Ink copies of drawings 89-134. 7/1988 Batch Level
Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 6, trench to W of S range; period 6 defensive walls; pit and revetment; area between SW curtain wall and S range; NE corner of SW tower; deposits at base of tower; E gate; N range, W wall and early structures; recess within W wall; cut for well; upper levels of well; area 4, foundations of SW tower; latrine chute; S range, F2249; S wall; F2071; W gable of gallery; NW range, kiln 2; area 8N, rubble below topsoil, F2501; features below modern deposits F2503 and F2504 (drawings 135-161). Prints and Drawings BD 49/06 Historic Scotland Archive Project Excavation drawings, plans, sections and elevations: Area 6, trench to W of S range; period 6 defensive walls; pit and revetment; area between SW curtain wall and S range; NE corner of SW tower; deposits at base of tower; E gate; N range, W wall and early structures; recess within W wall; cut for well; upper levels of well; area 4, foundations of SW tower; latrine chute; S range, F2249; S wall; F2071; W gable of gallery; NW range, kiln 2; area 8N, rubble below topsoil, F2501; features below modern deposits F2503 and F2504 (drawings 135-161). 8/1988 Batch Level