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Country Code GB
Repository Code 800001
Repository Private
Reference NRAS2717
Title Hope Family, Marquesses of Linlithgow
Dates 16th-20th century
Access Status Restricted
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The Registrar
National Register of Archives (Scotland)
HM General Register House
Edinburgh
EH1 3YY
Description Papers of Earl of Hopetoun. Titles of lands in Midlothian and East and West Lothian, 16-19 cent., including Templelands of Torphichen, 16 cent., lands around South Queensferry, 17-18 cent.; titles of lands in Lanarkshire, including Glendorch, 18-19 cent.. Legal papers, including some relating to Livingstones of Bedlornie, 17-18 cent.. Estate papers relating to Union Canal, 1815-67, Peaston Farm, East Lothian, 1852-3, clayworkings at Winchburgh, 1889-1905. Mining papers, 17-20 cent., including: mines at Waterhead alias Glengonnar, 17-19 cent; Leadhills Silver and Lead Mining Co Ltd., 1876-1959; Petroleum (Production) Bill, 1918-19; miscellaneous papers relating to Leadhills, 1695-1921. Church papers, 17-20 cent., including: presentations to parish of Wamphray, 17-19 cent.; erection of Leadhills as quoad sacra parish, 1738, 1863-7; patronage of Dalmeny 1837-53; plans of churches by Speirs & Co., Glasgow, 1899, 1901. Miscellaneous papers, including: valuation and sale catalogue of contents of Niddry Lodge, Kensington, 1854-5; papers relating to West Lothian freeholders, 1789-1877; photographs of house and gardens at Muirhouse by A A Inglis, n.d.
Level Fonds
Related Material (See also Survey 888 and NAS GD253).
Associated Persons
DS/UK/24893Hope Earls of Hopetoun
 

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