Financial and legal papers of the Fleming family concerning the estates of Cumbernauld and Lenzie. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
MS.20787 (Part 1)-(Part 2)
Level of Description


  • 1634-1783, undated. (Creation)


  • 2 Volumes (Whole)



  • 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) Financial papers, 1634-1783, undated. (Folio 1.) This is VIII A in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770). (ii) Accounts, 1671-1672, for estate work at Cumbernauld. (Folio 78.) This is XV A 1 in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770). (iii) Accounts, 1672-1673, for building work at Cumbernauld House. (Folio 111.) This is XV A 2 in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770). (iv) Colliers' accounts, 1673. (Folio 142.) (v) Papers, 1660-1771, of the Baron Court of Lenzie. (Folio 143). This is XIV B in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770). (vi) Inventories of the plenishing of Cumbernauld House, 29 August 1682, signed by Henrietta, Countess of Wigtown and Malcolm Fleming (folio 286); and 2 February 1682; with a deleted and incomplete one dated 23 December 1681 (folio 295). This is VIII G 1 in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770). (vii) Process, 1559, between Barbara, Lady Fleming and John, Lord Fleming and others. (Folio 307.) This is VIII G 2 in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770). (viii) Inventories of writs, 1639, undated. (Folio 322.) This is VIII H 2-4 in the ‘Inventory’ (MS.20770).

  • Arrangement

    348 folios.

    The foliation is divided between two volumes: (Part 1) Folios 1-165; (Part 2) Folios 166-348.