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Plan, Elevations and Section of the landing Stairs at Purfleet, as proposed 1767

Plan, Elevations and Section of the landing Stairs at Purfleet, as proposed 1767

Medium: Ink on paper

Date: 1767

Shelfmark: K Top Vol. 13

Item number: 48.o

Length: 33.9

Width: 29

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Plan

Plan of the landing section of the fort at Purfleet. In the 1760s a large magazine was built at Purfleet. It replaced a magazine in Woolwich which had been damaged in an explosion. Purfleet had five large magazine buildings used to store gunpower and each could accommodate 10,400 barrels.

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