Material relating to Muncaster Castle, Cumbria

Scope and Content

Includes:

-letter from Richard Wilkin, Heritage Conservation Trust, London, dated 11 October 1996, concerning the conservation of pictures at Muncaster Castle

-letter from Terry Empson, Heritage Conservation Trust, London, dated 20 June 1996, concerning the conservation of pictures at Muncaster Castle

-letter to David Hall, Raby Castle, County Durham, from Richard Wilkin, Heritage Conservation Trust, London, dated 6 January 1997, concerning conservation of a painting of Sir John Finch by Van Dyck

-four postcards entitled: The great hall at Muncaster Castle; Thomas Skelton, ‘the late fool of Muncaster’; The drawing room, Muncaster Castle; Dining room at Muncaster Castle

-forty page list of pictures in Muncaster collection [photocopy from unknown source]

Item removed from: (1994) Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, West Cumbria. [Great Britain]: [Ancient House Press] [Available in the Paul Mellon Centre Library, see URL below]

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