'Survey of armament of forts in the southern district : Portsea, Gosport and IOW sub-districts'

Object Title

'Survey of armament of forts in the southern district : Portsea, Gosport and IOW sub-districts'

'Survey of armament of forts in the southern district : Portsea, Gosport and IOW sub-districts'

Date

about 1890

Reference

ROYE 1

Level

File

Scope and Content

Three volumes, profusely illustrated with hand-drawn and lithographed plans hand-coloured and with manuscript annotations; dissected maps with locations; and accompanied with lithographic tabulations completed in ink in a calligraphic hand, further pencilled comments.

Extent

3 volumes

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

In original red skiver wallet-style bindings with flap enclosures, slightly rubbed on the folds, one retaining strap replaced, new endpapers, each in a modern red cloth slipcase&&&Each volume is designated 'Confidential' on the upper panel and specified for the use of the Commanding Royal Engineer, S.D. (Southern District). (1) 24 pages, (2) 52 pages, and (3) 18 pages.

Access Conditions

Open access