Drawings from a sketchbook showing the gatehouse of Cockermouth Castle, Cumbria, and part-plan of Norris Castle, East Cowes, Isle of White

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3948
Architect/DesignerWyatt, James (1746-1813)
Artist/PhotographerRepton, George Stanley (1786-1858)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1355
Image Date1800
ViewExterior
StyleMedieval
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSKB246/4 f.16 verso
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Norris Castle was designed by James Wyatt and complete in 1799. This drawing is in a sketchbook compiled by Repton (1798 to circa 1805) while working in the office of John Nash.

Subject tags

fortifications, castles