Narrative of Robert Landess of Robroyston, Minister of Blantyre, in his autograph, with related material. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.548

Dates

  • 1662-1757. (Creation)

Extents

  • 130 Leaves (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.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1930, with MS.545 and Ch.263-410, 414.

  • Arrangement

    iii + 127 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows.

    (i) The narrative (which begins on page 39 - pages 1-38 are wanting). The portion from 1662 to 1672 (pages 39-67) is printed in Robert Lamond, ‘Ecclesiastical persecution in the seventeenth century’, ‘Scottish Historical Review’, volume vi (1909), page 373. See also, ‘Scottish Historical Review’, volume vii, page 215. (Folio 6.)

    (ii) Record by Robert Landess, son of the Minister, of the births and deaths of his children, 1732-1757, and other notes. (Folio 78.)

    (iii) Medical and other remedies and receipts, in the hand of the Minister. Printed in John Ferguson, ‘Seventeenth century receipts’ ‘Scottish Historical Review, volume xiii (1913), page 219. (Folio 91 verso.)

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