Billings'

Ecclesiastical Antiquities of Scotland

The book published around 1847-48, includes many engravings of churches, abbeys and other religious buildings throughout Scotland.  Here are engravings from two of Billings' drawings of buildings in and around Edinburgh.

Trinity College Church - from a drawing by Billings - engraved for inclusion in Billings' Ecclesiastical Antiquities of Scotland, published by Blackwood & Sons around 1847

Trinity College Church

Craigmillar Castle  -  from a drawing by Billings - engraved for inclusion in Billings' Ecclesiastical Antiwuities of Scotland, published by Blackwood & Sons around 1847

Craigmillar Castle

  

More pages on engravings

Background reading ...    Engravings  and Engravers

Engravings in Books ...    Index

Modern Athens  - 1829

Nelson's Pictorial Guide Books

Old & New Edinburgh  - 1890

Other

 

 

 

 

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