Papers of Morton Farm, Leuchars

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Writs and titles of the lands of Morton, formerly three-quarters in the Regality of St Andrews and one-quarter in the barony of Leuchars.

Administrative / Biographical History

The lands appear to have been in the possession of the Hay of Morton/Muretoune family from 1662 until 1905.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Conditions Governing Access

By appointment with the Archivist. Access to unpublished records less than 30 years old and other records containing confidential information may be restricted.

Note

Description compiled by Rachel Hart, Archives Hub Project Archivist.

Other Finding Aids

Handlist available.

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist. Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

Custodial History

Deposited on indefinite loan in 1983.

Additional Information

This material is original.

Geographical Names