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  • * British History Online * *

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    Border Papers volume 1, April 1566, 01 April 1566-30 April 1566

    within the circumference of the gold region. Signed : George Bowes. 2 pp. Indorsed : "Reasons sett downe by M r Geo. Bowes to prove that there is gold in Crawford More." Napier of Merchiston, father of the great Napier. Subscribers-only content

    Extracts from the Records, 1450-59

    and John Lowthian for 22 merks. [Sureties ] for John Robertson, Hugh Debar; and for John Lowthian, Alexander Napier of Merchiston. Item, The petty haven siller of Leith is let to the said John and John for 33 merks. Sureties

    Elizabeth, July 1572, 01 July 1572-31 July 1572

    Edinburgh party from bringing in victuals. At five o'clock "at night" on Monday following the Edinburgh party went to "Markastoun" [Merchiston ] , after whom the horsemen of Leith issued out to the "Burrowe Moore," [and ] their footmen came Subscribers-only content

    Index, M, 01 July 1560-01 December 1594

    , one: lately entertained, to the displeasure of the Protestants "there" [Scotland ] (29th Nov. 1581), 113. Markestone . See Merchiston. Marley , "old": his lease renewed, 942. Marmaduke , one: takes 2000 l . to Sir J. Forster, 216. Subscribers-only content

    House of Lords Journal Volume 24, March 1736, 1-10, 01 March 1736-10 March 1736

    Behalf of Archibald Murray Esquire and other Trustees, for themselves, and in Behalf of the Creditors of John Lowis of Merchiston Esquire; and praying, "That the same may be reversed; and that they may have such Relief in the Premises

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    seventeenth century, Mr Laing has preserved no seal worthy of much notice, except the pretty signet of John Napier of Merchiston, inventor of logarithms, which was gleaned by his kinsman and biographer, the historian of Montrose, from a letter dated Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    to " the Homeric epics." The three greatest scientific names in Scotland before the Restoration were undoubtedly John NSulier of Merchiston, the inventor of logarithmic tables, James Gregory, the originator of the reflect- ing telescope, and George Dalgarno, emninent both Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Wigham Miss Hunter Secretaries: Miss Agnes M'Laren, Newington house. IMiss Wigham, 5 South Gray street. Treasurer: Mrs Nichol, Huntley lodge, Merchiston. Mrs Sherwood Miss L. E. Taylor Secretary: GALLOWAY. Miss Dalziel I Mrs Mathews Miss Taylour, Belmont, Stranraer. GLASGOW. President: Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Mrs Wigham Miss Hunter SMiss Agnes M'Laren, Newington house. IMiss Wigham, 5 South Gray street. Treasurer: Mrs Nichol, Huntley lodge, Merchiston. GALLOWAY. Mrs Sherwood Miss Dalziel Miss L. E. Taylor Mrs Mathews Secretary: Miss Taylour, Belmont, Strauraer. GLASGOW. President: Mrs Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    to a son. s so highly appreciate the present administration, that sual course of petitioning the p Lord NAPIER of Merchiston ger in South India. All who ;and knowledge of the people, i has shown in helping the n financial Subscribers-only content

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