The History of Leith

April 25, 2006

The Statistical Acount of Scotland

The ‘Old’ Statistical Account (1791-99), under the direction of Sir John Sinclair of Ulbster, and the ‘New’ Statistical Account (1834-45) offer uniquely rich and detailed parish reports for the whole of Scotland, covering a vast range of topics including agriculture, education, trades, religion and social customs. for more click here

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