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  • Notes on St Andrew's Church, Bishopstone

    Pen and ink, Wash, Manuscript Created date: 1777

    These are Sir William Burrell’s notes on St Andrew’s Church at Bishopstone, Sussex, which he visited during a tour of th...

  • Notes on the Manor of Bishopstone

    Pen and ink, Manuscript Created date: 1777

    These are notes on the village of Bishopstone, Sussex, which Burrell visited during a tour of the county with Francis Gr...

  • Pen and wash drawing of an Irish cabin

    Manuscript, Pen and wash over pencil Created date: 1780

    This pen and wash drawing by Arthur Young (1741–1820) depicts a traditional Irish cabin, and its inhabitants.  The view ...

  • Stonehenge, Corte Beschryvinghe van Engheland, Sch...

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View, Manuscript Created date: about 1573-5

    This is one of the oldest depictions of Stonehenge in existence, and the first to have been drawn on site. The image was...

  • Trethevy Quoit

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, Manuscript Created date: 1590

    This drawing of Trethevy Quoit in Cornwall is from a unique manuscript by John Norden. Surveyor to Elizabeth I (1533-160...

  • Wace's Roman de Brut

    Manuscript Created date: 1325–1350

    The Roman de Brut by Wace is the earliest surviving vernacular chronicle of British history written in Norman French. It...