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MONTROSE MAUSOLEUM ST. KATTAN'S CHURCHYARD ABERUTHVENLB5819

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
A
Date Added
05/10/1971
Supplementary Information Updated
15/05/2018
Local Authority
Perth And Kinross
Planning Authority
Perth And Kinross
Parish
Auchterarder
NGR
NN 97350 15103
Coordinates
297350, 715103

Description

William Adam 1736. Ashlar, 25 square (stucco on north wall) with Ionic Venetian entrance. The mausoleum originally had a stone roof but this leaked and was replaced the a slated pyramid roof (still present) which is truncated at the top with a sculptured urn.

Statement of Special Interest

According to Reid the last internment was Duke in 1836. The Montrose family lived at Kincardine, sold early in the 19th century.

References

Bibliography

Ecc. Arch. v.III p.485 gives inscription on N. wall as

John Adam fecet 1736'. Only the lower part can now be

read. Presumably William's eldest son, then aged 15, being

allowed to try his hand.

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