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The Medieval Period (1100AD - 1499AD)

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Drumlanrig Castle, from The Antiquities of Dumfries and its Neighbourhood Collected and Drawn by John McCormick

Period:
19th Century
Description:
This page of the sketchbook shows Drumlanrig Castle.  These sketches of various buildings in and around Dumfries were mainly compiled through McCormick's own study of the area and by speaking to those who remembered the buildings, as the majority of them were no longer in existence or in a ruinous state by McCormick's time.  The drawings are all in pencil with extensive written notes.
Materials/Media:
pencil, paper
Dimensions:
height 198mm, width 243mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:0199.19.9
Digital Number:
DMFA010n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council