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The Historical Castles and Mansions of Scotland: Perthshire and Forfarshire
Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (458 pages)
Author: A. Mackintosh
Written by A.H. Millar, and published in 1890, this work includes studies on fourteen great houses of Perthshire and fourteen in Forfarshire.
In Perthshire it covers Rossie Priory (Kinnaird), Castle Menzies (Menzies), Garth Castle (Currie), Castle Huntly (Gray, Patterson), Craighall-Rattray (Clerk-Rattray), Kinjauns Castle (Gray), Dupplin Castle (Oliphan), Elcho (Wemyss), Doune (Stewart), and Taymouth (Campbell) Castles, Coulis Castle (Coulis, Mortimer, Gray, Murray), and Evelick Castle (Lindsay, Murray).
In Forfarshire we learn about Hospitalfield (Fraser), Glamis (Lyon, Bowes-Lyon), Kinnaird (Kinnaird), Logie House (Kinloch), Panmure (Maule), Claypotts Castle (Strachan, Graham, Douglas, Home), Kinnordy (Lyell Ogilvy), Cortachy Castle (Menteith, Ogilvy), Invergowrie House (Clayhills-Henderson), The House of Dun (Erskine), Mains (Scrymgeour, Ramsay, Graham), Redcastle (Campbell, Stewart, Ruthven, Carnegie), and Lendertis (Flecher, Munro, Wedderburn, Laing).
The house and family, the site, a detailed list of all the important contents, the gardens, and the architectural significance are all discussed in detail.
This CD consists of scans of the original book, which can be browsed, enlarged and printed if required. Please note: it is not searchable.
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