Ochtertyre House Booke of Accomps 1787 - 1789
Edited by James Colville
I have been
looking for years for some information about the way ordinary
people might have lived their lives in past centuries. I
stumbled over this book while searching for something entirely
different and just said to myself that this must become
available on our site.
This book was produced by the
Scottish Historiy Society and the Introduction itself is long
and very interesting. Here are a couple of pages to set
There looks to be a lot of fish and
eggs eaten and at this period few or no potatoes. There are lots
of interesting wee snippets and just by reading the introduction
you'll find material of interest like...
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