Playfair, William Henry (1790-1857)
Adam, Robert (1728-1792)
SOURCE: Robert & James Adam. The Works in architecture of Robert and James Adam (London, 1778 [i.e. 1773]-1779), vol. 1, no. 1, pl. 2
NOTES: The plaque between the second-floor windows dates the building at 1844, but the style would indicate earlier. This date may be that of a reconstruction.
NOTES; Also known as ' the Roodee', this racecourse is officially the oldest still in use in Britain. Horse racing at Chester dates back to the ealry 16th century.
Lyons, Eric Alfred (1912-1980)