Stuart & Blackwood correspondence

Scope and Content

A collection of letters, printed circulars, etc, mainly addressed William Blackwood, of Messrs Stuart & Blackwood, Peebles, Scotland. The topics covered reflect the firm's business activities: requests for legal advice or legal action; acting as agents or trustees; insurance, assurance and debts. A signficant proportion of the letters concern the Symington extension of the Caledonian Railway Company (1861).


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Access Information

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Typescript catalogue available in the Library's Special Collections Reading Room.