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Courtesy of National Library of Scotland | Licence: CC BY 4.0
Courtesy of National Library of Scotland | Licence: CC BY 4.0

5a - Bp. Dunbar's Hospital Aberdeen, S.E. aspect

1796

Unknown Artist

From the collection

Title

5a - Bp. Dunbar's Hospital Aberdeen, S.E. aspect

Date

1796

Description

A note, underneath the title of this south-east aspect of Bishop Dunbar's Hospital, Aberdeen, explains: 'from a drawing in the prospection of Prof Ogilvie, King's Col. which he caused to be made previous to the taking down the building, a few years ago, 1796.’ This is one of a number of drawings of ecclesiastical and historic sites in Aberdeen contained in the Hutton Collection. Bishop Dunbar's Hospital in Old Aberdeen was demolished in the eighteenth century.

Collective title: Hutton Drawings > [Volume 1] > Aberdeenshire

More details about the album and its contents can be found on the collection website.

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Location

Bishop Dunbar's Hospital, Old Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Tww Comment

The only remains of the original building can be seen in a perimeter wall for Seaton Park.

Credits

Image Credit

Courtesy of National Library of Scotland

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