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Country Code GB
Repository Code 618
Repository Angus Archives
Reference GB618/A/1
Title Royal Burgh of Arbroath: town clerk's department
Dates 1555-1975
Access Status Open
Description Town Council minutes, 1727-1975; Burgh Court minutes, 1530-1575, 1605-1647, 1681-1704; Juvenile Court registers, 1947-1971; Police Commissioners minutes, 1836-1901; Dean of Guild Court papers, 1904-1975; Council Committee minutes, 1832-1943; Letter books, 1874-1898; Miscellaneous papers on public health matters, 1945-1972.

Legal registers, 1775-1899, including protocol books, registers of services of heirs (1822-1847) and Burgh Chartularies (1771-1808, 1848-1899); Registers of Mortgages and Bonds, 1848-1974; Burgh Licensing records, 1900-1975; Miscellaneous legal documents and correspondence, 1555-1950, including lists of Arbroath householders (1833-1836).

Arbroath Town and Parish Burial Board and associated records, 1865-1919; Arbroath Harbour papers (including plans), 1836-1982; Miscellaneous plans of buildings and roads in and around Arbroath, 1953-1975.

David Duncan Charity: minute books, 1869-1919; chartularies, 1897-1967.
Level Sub-Fonds
Extent 500 items
Finding Aids List to item level available in Angus Archives.
Format Mixed
Language English and Latin
Associated Persons
DS/UK/24561Town Clerk's Office

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