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A Notorial Transumpt, 1497

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Show simple item record Adams, Anne 2012-04-30T14:09:35Z 2012-04-30T14:09:35Z 2012-04-30
dc.description Govan was an ancient settlement, former burgh and now a district in Glasgow, Scotland. It is situated 2.5 miles west of Glasgow City Centre, on the south bank of the River Clyde, opposite the mouth of the River Kelvin and the district of Patrick. Archaeological evidence shows that there was a church and burial ground here as early as 600-800 AD. Numerous carved tombstones dating from 900- 1100 have been found. Govan was a village comprised of thatched cottages until well into the 19th century. It became a shipbuilding town in the early 19th century. en_US
dc.description.abstract A one-sided notorial transumpt by the notary David Burustone, recording the succession of George, son of Patrick Colquhoun of Glenn, to the office of clerk of the parish of Govan, vacant through the death of Adam Harper. en_US
dc.language.iso other en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries RG;393
dc.subject Scottish -- History -- Govan en_US
dc.title A Notorial Transumpt, 1497 en_US
dc.type Other en_US

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