The History of Leith

November 9, 2010

EDINBURGH AND LEITH GLASS COMPANY.1829

EDINBURGH AND LEITH GLASS COMPANY.
William Trotter, Esq. of Ballindean, Chairman.
Robert Cockburn, Esq. Merchant, Leith, Deputy-Chairman,
Extraordinary Directors.
Sir Walter Scott, Baronet, of Abbotsford
Sir William Arbvtthnot, Baronet, Edinburgh
Sir Henry Jardine, King’s Remembrancer of Exchequer
Henry Cockburn, Esq. Advocate
John Cunuinghame, Esq. Advocate
Warren Hastings Anderson, Esq. Merchant, Leith
John Bonar of Kimmerghame, Esq.
Kincaid Mackenzie. Ksq. Merchant, Edinburgh
James Bell, Esq. Merchant, Leith
David George Sandernan, Esq. of Springlands, Perth
Ordinary Directors.
John Waugh Brougham, Wine Merchant, Edinburgh
Robert Cockburn, Merchant, Leith
James Gathcart, Wine Merchant, Leith
George Wauchope, Merchant, Leith
George Bookless, Glazier, Edinburgh
Robert Hall, Merchant, Edinburgh
William Trotter of Ballindetin
John Leslie, Professor of Natural Philosophy in the University
of Edinburgh
John Mansfield of Midmar
John Mackie, Merchant, Lcith
Paul Baxter, Merchant, Edinburgh
lames Duncan, Merchant, Lcith
John Cockburn, Merchant, Leith
William Henry Brown, Merchant, Edinburgh
John Reoch, Pilrig Street, Edinburgh
Andrew Mather, Manager.
Thomas Thomson, Cashier.
William Alexander, W. S. Law Agent.

Note the mention of Sir Walter Scott and Henry Cockburn,

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