Papers of the Hays of Yester concerning legal and miscellaneous estate and local affairs. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.14750
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1570-1764. (Creation)

Extents

  • 190 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Inventories and notes, [circa 1580]-1688, of writs and legal papers (folio 1);

    (ii) Papers, 1570-1669, concerning the Hays of Linplum and Bara and their lands, (folio 54);

    (iii) Papers, 1620-1638, concerning the Newtons of that Ilk and their lands (folio 99);

    (iv) 'Report from William Yoole Anent the toun of Zester 1655' (folio 112);

    (v) Papers, 1743-1764, concerning Sir Robert Hay of Linplum: commissions, 1699-1715, to the 2nd Marquess of Tweeddale (folio 113); tacks, 1708-1723 (folio 119); various legal papers, chiefly concerning the entail of Linplum (folio 143).

  • Arrangement

    190 folios.

Components