Photocopy of notes concerning properties, landowners, tenants and their rights around Blairgowrie, Banff and the forest of Alyth, 1360-1808 with particular reference to law case in 1750 concerning fishing rights on the River Ericht, undated.
Letter dated 2 June 1830. Middle Scotland Yard. To his sister Mrs Mary Campbell. Mention of R. Monckton Milnes, the Calcott family, Sullivan, author of the Silent River. [Beattie, vol. 3, p.67; extract].
Striped multicoloured ringbinder file containing scenic photographs of Dundee and the River Tay in the 1970s, copies of photographs of ships built at the Caledon shipyard and ships being launched in the 1930s-1970s, together with some photographs of David Wilson. Also includes a copy of an article entitled "The Maryport Steam Adventure" from Seabreezes magazine c 2002, and a flyer about the motor tug Kent produced by The South East Tug Society c.1999.
Folder containing memorandum of agreement; information about spring conference April 1997; correspondence; agendas of meetings; constitution; minutes of meetings; information about winter conference 1996; programme of Spring conference 1996; informationaboutAGM 1995; programme of Spring 'Sports History' conference 1995; membership list; information aboutWinterConference on 'The Union of Scotland and England' 1994; information about AGM 1993; programme of 'Business History Conference' 1993; programme of autumn conference on 'Poverty and the Poor Law in Scotland' and AGM December 1992; information about 1991 Autumn conference on 'Environment and rural society in Scotland'; Economic & Social History Society of Scotland leaflet; Edinburgh University Press new books and journals publication August 1995 - January 1996; and various other loose papers.
Files relating mainly to North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board projects, including their effect on the environment, in particular fisheries, and files relating to geese and wildfowl, 1934-1988; reports, proceedings and papers relating to ecological seminars and issues, 1949-1986; publications and newsletters, 1962-1991; items relating to civil defence, 1941-1966; correspondence about the principalship of University College, Dundee, 1936; photographs of plans 1775-1833 of Fife and Kinross, showing turnpikes and ferries; family papers, 1769-1838; maps and plans, c 1960s-1970s.