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Adam, Robert (1728-1792), architect

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Biography: ODNB link for Adam, Robert (1728-1792), architect
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P162563 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P129 )
Online related resources Artists' Paper Register link for Robert Adam Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Robert Adam
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
corresp and papers rel to the brothers Adam
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 9954 Adam
2
1754-1807: letters rel to business affairs of brothers Adam
Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section
See Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research vol 12 (1934-35) p207
3
family corresp
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 29182
4
1754-58: papers rel to Monymusk House
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 10160
5
1763-66: designs for Kimbolton Castle
Huntingdonshire Archives
NRA 902 Montagu
6
1763-79: accounts, day books etc rel to Audley End
Essex Record Office
NRA 6803 Neville
7
1765-71: designs, drawings etc rel to work at Lowther and Whitehaven Castle
Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle
NRA 17777 Lowther
8
1766: unexecuted plan of Lowther Village
Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal
See Annual return 1998
9
1766-67: copies of plans for Appleby Gaol and Shire Hall
Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal
See Accessions to repositories 1966
10
1767-76: drawings etc rel to work at Nostell Priory
West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds
NRA 10409 Winn
11
1780-90: accounts for work for Sir JH Delaval
Northumberland Archives
NRA 10635 Delaval
12
1785-89: papers rel to Edinburgh South Bridge
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Accessions to repositories 1987
13
drawings of Culzean Castle
RCAHMS
NRA 18265
14
1761-72: letters and accounts to Sir Edward Knatchbull
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 1301 Knatchbull
15
1789-91: letters from John Paterson, his clerk of works
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
NRA 26518
16
papers rel to Cullen House, etc
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 32594 Ogilvie-Grant
17
1761: drawings for Hatch House, Kent
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 42033 Arundell of Wardour

See HMC Principal family and estate collections A-K, 1996 [2a]
18
c1757-89: accounts and papers rel to Croome Court
Croome Estate Trust
NRA 3843 Coventry
19
1764-69: accounts and vouchers rel to work at Scone (with James Adam)
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 10988 Murray

See HMC Principal family and estate collections L-W, 1999 [72a]
20
misc Mellerstain plans (with William Adam)
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 10114 Hamilton

See HMC Principal family and estate collections A-K, 1996 [6b]