Correspondence and legal papers concerning the Crinan Canal. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.9500

Dates

  • 1795-1873. (Creation)

Extents

  • 127 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

    Most of the papers concern the Canal proprietors' negotiations with the local landowners, at first to acquire land to build the Canal, and later in disputes about rights and ownership. There are also records of tolls paid, and accounts for damages to property.

  • Arrangement

    127 folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1965.

Components