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A plan and elevation of the smith's shop and proposed guardroom at Purfleet

A plan and elevation of the smith's shop and proposed guardroom at Purfleet

Medium: Ink on paper

Date: 1768

Shelfmark: K Top Vol. 13

Item number: 48m

Length: 30.3

Width: 26.1

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Plan

Plan of the Smith’s shop and guard room at Purfleet in Essex. A magazine that originally stood just outside Greenwich was demolished because it had become unsafe and an Act of Parliament was passed and land was purchased at Purfleet for a new magazine. Five new magazines were erected along with a Blacksmith’s shop, a guardroom, barracks and some labourers tenements.

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