Papers of the families of Crawfurd of Kilbirnie and of Jordanhill. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.20988

Dates

  • 1488-1821, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 135 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) Legal documents and correspondence, 1488-1789 (folio 1); (ii) Notes, ?1786-1821, on legal cases (folio 33); (iii) Genealogical papers, 1707-1731, undated (folio 65); (iv) Poetry, 18th century-19th century, including an early copy, dated 1734, of Allan Ramsay's poem, 'The Thimble' (folio 93); (v) Notes, undated, by George Crawfurd, the antiquary, and a translation of a charter, 1748, by Thomas Ruddiman (folio 107).

  • Separated Materials

    For related formal documents, see Ch.17332-17350.

  • Arrangement

    135 folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bought, 1975.

Components