Miscellaneous papers relating to the Incorporation of Hammermen of Perth. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Ch.15258-15321

Dates

  • 1544-1692, 1781. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Comprised of: charters and sasines of property in North Street, Perth, 1544-1668 (further records of the Incorporation held in the Scottish Record Office - GD1/427 - show that by 1718 the Hammermen had acquired much of the North Street property by purchase from David Moncrieff who in turn had acquired it from Sir William Stewart of Inneruytie) and one for property in South Street, 1781. Also the oath sworn by the Perth Hammermen on the Test Act 1681, in 1682, and extracts from the Burgh Council records concerning the privileges of the Incorporation, 1692. A detailed inventory is available.

  • Related Materials

    MSS.19239-19244.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1963, by the Incorporation of Hammermen of Perth.

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