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View of houses with family group standing outside.
Titled: 'The Place of Paisley.'
Inscribed on verso; 'In its latter days it became a pub and a low tenement. It is now the Session House of Paisley Abbey. The residence of the Cochranes of Dundonald. Here Jean Cochran was married to John Graham Duke of Claverhouse, "Bloody Claverhouse". He was killed at Killiecrankie. She afterwards married and was killed with her infant son in Holland. Their bodies were discovered in perfect preservation in Kilsyth Old Aisle two hundred years later. See the book "My Lady Dundee" for details.
[Used in Gardner, Alexander "A handbook to Paisley,"and in Rowand, David "Pictorial history of Paisley," (1993) where it is said to have been restored c1912.] On-line Digital Images SC 1165229 General Collection View of houses with family group standing outside. Titled: 'The Place of Paisley.' Inscribed on verso; 'In its latter days it became a pub and a low tenement. It is now the Session House of Paisley Abbey. The residence of the Cochranes of Dundonald. Here Jean Cochran was married to John Graham Duke of Claverhouse, "Bloody Claverhouse". He was killed at Killiecrankie. She afterwards married and was killed with her infant son in Holland. Their bodies were discovered in perfect preservation in Kilsyth Old Aisle two hundred years later. See the book "My Lady Dundee" for details. [Used in Gardner, Alexander "A handbook to Paisley,"and in Rowand, David "Pictorial history of Paisley," (1993) where it is said to have been restored c1912.] 1865 Item Level
Pl.57A Taisley town & Abbey. Copy of copper plate engraving titled 'Prospectus Caenobij et Civitatis . The prospect of the Abbey & Town of Paisley. This plate is most humbly inscribed to the Right Honble. the Earl of Dundonald etc.' On-line Digital Images DP 102173 General Collection Pl.57A Taisley town & Abbey. Copy of copper plate engraving titled 'Prospectus Caenobij et Civitatis . The prospect of the Abbey & Town of Paisley. This plate is most humbly inscribed to the Right Honble. the Earl of Dundonald etc.' 1718 Item Level
View from south west. On-line Digital Images DP 266682 RCAHMS View from south west. 6/4/2017 Item Level
View from south. On-line Digital Images DP 266683 RCAHMS View from south. 6/4/2017 Item Level
View from south east. On-line Digital Images DP 266684 RCAHMS View from south east. 6/4/2017 Item Level
View from W. On-line Digital Images SC 1651468 List C Survey View from W. 1975 Item Level