Garden plan for Philip Spink

Scope and Content

Pencil on paper

Plan shows a triangular section of garden with unidentified features. Beds are annotated with planting layouts and plant names including Latin and common names and named varieties

The association with CAN/8/1-2 is unclear

Pencil inscription at upper left edge, ‘Philip Spink Esq’

Pencil inscriptions at lower right edge, ‘Scale 1/12” = 1 foot’, ‘Planting plan. Drawing No S35/105. 17.7.70’ and ‘Borders[?] A.E.F.G. 20.11.70 PSC. 23.12.70 PSC’

Pencil annotations at lower central section comprise a list of 53 plants

Pencil annotation on reverse, ‘P. Spink Esq’ and in pen, ‘Mixed borders planting plan’

Dimensions: 99 (w) x 59.4 (h) cm

Fair condition; some foxing; significant creasing and small tear at lower left corner