‘Two Leith Admiralls’: a descriptive account of two late 15th century Scottish naval commanders, Andrew Barton and Sir Andrew Wood. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.16.2.19

Dates

  • Late 19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    16 folios. Oblong quarto.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The manuscript is written in purple ink in an unidentified hand of the late 19th century. Included are coloured drawings of the arms of Andrew Barton and Sir Andrew Wood (folios 2, 10).

    The account, which is derived from printed sources, appears to have been the tenth part, consisting of pages 32-44, of a work written to illustrate the history, or the notable associations, of the port of Leith.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates to the nation on the foundation of the National Library of Scotland.

  • Custodial History

    Bought by the Advocates’ Library, 1899.

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