Castle Rushen by Joseph E. Douglas

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Statementcompiled for official use by Joseph E. Douglas... ; drawings by E.C. Quayle.
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End of Book. B.-Entrance to Castle Rushen " C.-Ancient Entrance " D.-Plan, 14th Century " E.-Outer Portcullis " F.-Original Approach Plan " G.-Approach 17th Century " H.-Plans of Drawbridge (1, 2 and 3) " I.-Trim Castle, Co.

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The original photograph of Brown in Castle Rushen Gaol is here. Some debtors’ registers from to and a description book for recording physical characteristics of prisoners are still receiving work – their contents will be released to iMuseum in due course.

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