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19th C Scottish Country House Fire Escape


Code: 10601

A quirky 19th century country house fire escape, once property of Fasque House, Fettercairn  Estate, Aberdeen. The painted wooden box contains a heavy duty rope, canvas wooden based sack with safety harness and pulley system - enabling escaping the upper floors of the house.

The Scottish seat of the Gladstone family where William E Gladstone (4 times Prime Minister) commissioned the building of Fasque House in 1829 whereby the fire escape would have of the inventory of productions.

Dimensions: Height: 21 cm - 8 1/4 Inches, Width: 67.5 cm - 26 1/2 Inches, Depth: 47 cm - 18 1/2 Inches

Price inclusive of courier delivery within England & Wales