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TITLE
Plan of the Town of Inverness with a project for barracks
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_INV_MAPS_002
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
1728
PERIOD
1720s
SOURCE
Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
ASSET ID
11597
KEYWORDS
maps
plans
towns
barracks
buildings

'A Plan of part of the Town of Inverness with a project for Barracks on Castle Hill. Secured with lines of defense.' The plan is dated 1728 and shows the area of Inverness around the present day castle. The site has been occupied by a number of different forts since the 1100s. The plan for the barracks is number coded and an explanation of the numbers is found, along with a scale, at the top right of the plan.

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Plan of the Town of Inverness with a project for barracks

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1720s

maps; plans; towns; barracks; buildings;

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

'A Plan of part of the Town of Inverness with a project for Barracks on Castle Hill. Secured with lines of defense.' The plan is dated 1728 and shows the area of Inverness around the present day castle. The site has been occupied by a number of different forts since the 1100s. The plan for the barracks is number coded and an explanation of the numbers is found, along with a scale, at the top right of the plan.