Records of the Incorporation of Candlemakers, Edinburgh. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MSS.216-277
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1517-1884. (Creation)

Extents

  • 62 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.

  • Custodial History

    These records were formerly in the possession of John Dickson, of Thomas Dickson and Son, Semple Street, Edinburgh, the last member of the Incorporation. On his death in 1892, they passed to his sisters and in 1913 to Alexander Mackenzie Ross, junior, his grand-nephew. Mr Ross gave them to Mr Reid of Lauriston Castle.

  • Separated Materials

    See the account of the records by Mr Mackenzie Ross, junior, and newspaper cuttings about the Incorporation in MS.225, pages 152, 159.

  • Bibliography

    See also W Forbes Gray, ‘The Incorporation of Candlemakers of Edinburgh, 1517-1884’, in 'The Book of the Old Edinburgh Club', volume xvii (Edinburgh, 1930), page 91.

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