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Volume 25 (1890-91) - Table of Contents

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Meeting minutes (pp 1-8)
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Facsimiles of the Scottish Coats of Arms emblazoned in the 'Armorial de Gelre.' With Notes. (pp 9-19)
Dunbar, Archibald Hamilton
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Notice of the Excavation of two Cairns on the Estate of Aberlour, Banffshire, the Property of Mr. J. R. Findlay of Aberlour, Vice-President. (pp 20-4)
Anderson, Joseph
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Notice of the Excavation of two Cairns containing cists and Urns at Woodfield, on the Farm of Highbanks, Parish of Kirkcudbright. (pp 24-8)
Hamilton, George
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Notice of a Cist containing an Urn found near Eckford in February 1889. (pp 28-30)
Winning, John G
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Some Forgotten Incidents and Personages in the Local History of Shetland. (pp 30-63)
Goudie, Gilbert
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The Origin and Relations of the Royal Artillery and the Royal Navy of Scotland. (pp 68)
Mackay, Aeneas J G
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Notice of the Excavation of Harelaw Cairn, on the Estate of Glencraig, Fifeshire. (pp 69-72)
Constable, George W
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Notice of some curiously constructed Wooden Objects found in Peat Bogs in various parts of Europe, supposed to have been Otter and Beaver Traps. (pp 73-89)
Munro, Robert
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Scottish Sacrament Houses. (pp 89-116)
MacPherson, Archibald
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Excavation of the Fort 'Suidhe Chennaidh,' Loch Awe; and description of some Argyleshire Cairns. (pp 117-30)
Christison, David
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Notice of Bronze Ornaments and a thin Bifid Blade of Bronze from the Braes of Gight, Aberdeenshire. (pp 135-8)
Muirhead, George
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John Knox and his Manse. (pp 138-54)
Miller, Peter
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John Knox's House, Netherbow, Edinburgh. (pp 154-62)
Wilson, Daniel
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Notice of four Silver Communion Cups which belonged to the Scottish Congregation at Campvere in the Netherlands. (pp 166-73)
Brook, Alexander J S
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Notice of the Silver Bell of Lanark, a Horse-racing Trophy of the seventeenth century, with some references to the early practice of Horse-racing in Scotland. (pp 174-88)
Brook, Alexander J S
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A Norwegian Conveyance of Land in Shetland, 1537. (pp 188-95)
Goudie, Gilbert
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Notice of two old Communion Cups which once belonged to the Parish of Monifieth. (pp 196-7)
MacPherson, Norman
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Old Dumfriesshire Surnames. A Note on the late Mr Reid's Paper on the Barony of Mouswald. (pp 197-8)
Bain, Joseph
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A General View of the Forts, Camps, and Motes of Dumfriesshire, with a detailed description of those in Upper Annandale, and an introduction to the study of Scottish Motes. (pp 198-256)
Christison, David
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The Southesk and Other Rune Prime-Staves or Scandinavian Wooden Calendars. (pp 256-332)
Simpson, H F Morland
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Is 'John Knox's House' entitled to the Name? (pp 333-48)
Guthrie, Charles J
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The Motes, Forts, and Doons of the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright. (Part 1) (pp 352-96)
Coles, Frederick R
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Notes (1) on a set of Shuffle-board Counters with Portraits of Kings and Heraldic Devices, about 1640; (2) on a Silver Badge of the Conservator of Scottish Privileges in the Netherlands - exhibited by Sir Robert Fraser Turing, Bart. (pp 397-402)
Paul, J Balfour
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On some Amulets. (pp 402-9)
Duns, Professor
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Notice of a Celtic Cross-Shaft in Rothesay Churchyard. (pp 410-6)
Hewison, Rev. J King
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Report on the Sculptured Stones older than A.D. 1100, with Symbols and Celtic Ornament, in the District of Scotland, North of the River Dee; obtained under the Victoria Jubilee Gift of His Excellency Dr. R. H. Gunning, F.S.A. Scot. (pp 422-31)
Allen, J Romilly
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Notice of Excavations in a Burial Mound of the Viking Time, in Oronsay. (pp 432-5)
McNeill, Malcolm
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Notes on the Ramparts of Burghead, as revealed by Recent Excavations. (pp 435-47)
Young, Hugh W
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Notice of the Discovery and Examination of a Burial Cairn of the Bronze Age at the farm of Gilchorn, parish of Inverkeillor, Forfarshire. (pp 447-63)
Hutcheson, Alex.
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Notice of a Pair of Thumbikins, the property of Thomas Macknight Crawfurd of Cartsburn, F.S.A. Scot., with some Notes concerning the application of the Torture in Scotland. (pp 463-75)
Brook, Alexander J S
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Notice of Excavations in the South Fort, Island of Luing, Argyleshire. (pp 476-83)
Macnaughton, Dr Allan
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Report of the Archaeological Examination of the Culbin Sands, Elginshire, obtained under the Victoria Jubilee Gift of His Excellency Dr. R. H. Gunning, F.S.A. Scot. (pp 484-511)
Black, George F
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Index (pp 513-29)
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