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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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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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