Ruderae Ecclesiae Cathedraelis Sancti Andreae. The Ruins of the Cathedrall of St. Andrews. 14. [&] Rudera Arcis Sancti Andreae. The Ruins of the Castle of St. Andrews. 15.
A pair of engravings. Plate 268 x 430mm (10½ x 17"). Folds as normal, some small nicks to the edges.
The Cathedral of St. Andrew was built in 1158; in 1559, during the Scottish Reformation, the building was stripped of its altars and images; and by 1561 it had been abandoned and left to fall into ruin. The Old Course at St Andrews is one of the oldest golf courses in the world, a public course over common land in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. St Andrew's Castle, the ruined castle in Fife, Scotland, which fell into disrepair by 1656. From 'Theatrum Scotiae' by John Slezer, first printed in 1693.
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