Tacks, vouchers, marriage contracts and correspondence of the Browns of Nether Balloch Farm, Alyth 1761 1843; Nether Balloch Sawmill cash book 1846 1849; Memorandum on farming life in the Carse of Gowrie and Abernethy by Thomas Ross 1883; photographs c 1906; Ross family genealogy correspondence and notes 1888-1889.
Papers relating to Nether Balloch Farm, Alyth
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Balloch farm, near Alyth, was originally leased, and then purchased by the Brown family. It has passed through the female line to the Matthewson family and then to the Ross family, the Bells, and then the Roberts family.
Records are arranged chronologically within series.
Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.
The records were deposited by Mrs A Roberts in 1983 (AccM/179).
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
The records are on paper and include photographs.
Fonds level description compiled by Sarah Chubb, Archives Hub Project Archivist, January 2002.
Conditions Governing Use
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Location of Originals
The material is original.