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18/07/16

Discover two royal births, a munshi, and a will full of treasures connected to the Balmoral Estate

18/05/16

By 1930 only 36 inhabitants, forming 10 households, remained on the island.

18/05/16

Dr Edward Pritchard, the Glasgow Poisoner, who killed his wife and mother-in-law in 1865.

18/05/16

Learn about the death records of Scottish seafarers online at ScotlandsPeople.

18/05/16

What was life like in Scotland on the night of the 1901 census?

18/05/16

The story of Britain's richest man and a world famous designer and their Highland retreat

06/05/16

Valuation rolls for 1930 have been added to ScotlandsPeople.

12/01/16
Valuation rolls recorded a uniform valuation of landed property across Scotland from 1855