John Sturrock papers

Scope and Content

Diary entitled 'How I spend my leisure time', 1864-1865 with typed extracts and transcript; Personal accounts, 1865; Miscellaneous records relating to the diary including items relating to Sturrock genealogy, 1997 and undated.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Sturrock (b 1840) was a millwright at Lilybank Foundry, Dundee.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

These records were deposited by George Sturrock and Mrs Kroll via Dr Annette Smith, Dept of Modern History, University of Dundee, on 31 January 1977.


Compiled by Jenny Cutts, Scottish Archive Network project with additions by Caroline Brown, Dundee University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list available at Dundee University Archives. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

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