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North lochs archives

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A talk given to North Lochs Historical Society regarding archives relating to their area of Lewis held by Tasglann nan Eilean Siar

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North lochs archives

  1. 1. North Lochs on the record David Powell 26 March 2013
  2. 2. Church recordsPresbyterian Church in Scotland family tree post 1700 (Source: Collins Encylopedia ofScotland ed. John and Julie Kaey (London, 2000) p 1041)
  3. 3. Lochs Parochial Board/ Parish Council• Minutes 1910-1928• Applications for Parochial Relief 1917- 1929• General Registers of the Poor 1890-1930
  4. 4. R1.646 Gen Reg of Poor 1890-1911
  5. 5. R1.646 Gen Reg of Poor 1890-1911
  6. 6. Lewis Combination Poorhouse
  7. 7. What’s for dinner?
  8. 8. R4 Stornoway Poorhouse Minute book 1893-1938
  9. 9. Crop rotation 1941-
  10. 10. Lewis District Committee OS 6inch-mile 1899 Second Edition
  11. 11. Lewis District Committee R3.01 Lewis District Commttee Minute book 1890-1893
  12. 12. Pentland Road R3.6 Lewis District Committee minute 1912
  13. 13. Valuation rollsR1.349 Valuation Roll Ross & Comarty Lewis 1912-1913[Held for 1899-1973]
  14. 14. School locations c1899
  15. 15. Scholar numbers 1873Leurbost 114 Raernish 98Crossbost 38 Grimshader 31Total 152 Total 129New school to New school to accommodate 180 accommodate 140
  16. 16. Achmore School
  17. 17. Grimshader log book Nov 1906
  18. 18. Grimshader 21 March 1913
  19. 19. Grimshader log book 30 May 1906
  20. 20. Fidigary 26 Oct 1937
  21. 21. Fidigary 12 November 1937
  22. 22. IolaireThe Iolaire and its bell (now kept by Museumnan Eilean in Stornoway.
  23. 23. Letter from NRS Hutchison, Soval Lodge, to Lady Matheson, 18 Aug 1862
  24. 24. D D Morrison’s, Stornoway [GD12]
  25. 25. Lewis Coffee House Co Lewis Museum Society collection (Museum nan Eilean)
  26. 26. www.tasglann.org.uk
  27. 27. www.tasglann.org.uk
  28. 28. www.tasglann.org.uk
  29. 29. www.tasglann.org.uk
  30. 30. New Museum & Archive @ Lews Castle• Permanent archive service – Storage – Continued outreach – Dedicated searchroom – Home for archives of CnES and others – Partnerships – Outward focused
  31. 31. New Museum & Archive @ Lews Castle• Repatriation from Edinburgh – Church records – Customs & Excise – Fisheries – Small business collection• New collections – Emergency services – NHS – Pan-island
  32. 32. Tasglann nan Eilean Siar www.tasglann.org.ukenquiries@tasglann.org.uk 01851 822 750

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