Ruins of the Grand Storehouse

Object Title

Ruins of the Grand Storehouse

Ruins of the Grand Storehouse

Date

Mid-19th Century

Reference

TOL PED/TOWER/1034

Level

File

Scope and Content

Watercolour painting on paper of ruins of the Grand Storehouse after the fire of 31 October, 1841.

Inscribed Major Elrington, Tower of London, on back.

Elrington was the Tower Major and was the son of the Reverend John Elrington and Mary, daughter of Simon Loftus of Killyan in co. Wicklow, see J. Burke, 'A Genealogicaland Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland' (London, 1833), I, p.231.

Access Conditions

Open Access

Contents

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