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Papers concerning the Arbroath and Forfar Railway., 1840-1853.

Identifier: MS.15482

Scope and Contents

The papers include accounts and abstracts of traffic on the railway, together with minutes of some Annual General Meetings, annual reports, etc., 1840-1833 (folio 1); fortnightly and then four-weekly statements of revenue and expenditure, 1842-1848 (folio 39); a report of an accident, 1841 (folio 103); a book of 'Rules and regulations to be observed by contractors' working on the line, 1846 (folio 110); Acts of Parliament relating to the capital of the company (folio 122); a proposed time-table linking the line with the Aberdeen Railway (folio 135); company share-certificates (folio 159); and accounts for the carriage of goods (folio 170).


  • Creation: 1840-1853.

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Conditions Governing Use

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188 Leaves ; Large folio and under.

Language of Materials

From the Fonds: Undetermined


188 folios.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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