Letters and papers of the family of Menzies of Menzies concerning roads and bridges in Perthshire. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MSS.9947-9948
Level of Description
Sub-Series

Dates

  • 1803-1838. (Creation)

Extents

  • 2 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The bulk of this material covers the dispute between the 4th Earl (later Marquess) of Breadalbane and his neighbours over the construction of the road on the south side of the Tay through the Taymouth estate in 1824-1825. Also included are minutes of meetings of the Road Trustees, and papers concerning the erection of tolls.

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