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Collection of documents concerning repairs and renovations to the Tower of London.
ba MS.1988.005
Collection Overview

Title:

Collection of documents concerning repairs and renovations to the Tower of London

Abstract:

A collection of 4 manuscripts related to the renovation and repair of the Tower of London, dating 1663-1682. They include 3 drafts of contracts (with John Downs, Robert Fitch and Mr Moore) for building work on the walls and the moat, and a copy of a proposal by the Earl of Albemarle concerning the demolition of houses near the Tower's moat, submitted by the Earl of Southampton.

Date:

[1663-1682] (issued)

Subject:

Tower of London (London, England) -- 17th century
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction -- 17th century
England

Note:

Manuscripts.
Several documents with modern repairs to margins.

Type:

Contracts-England-17th century.

Physical Description:

4 items ; 30-32 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

ba MS.1988.005

Origin:

England