Argyll Estates Archives

What do we want to find?
Argyll Papers; 'Numbers of Inhabitants… With the Holding, Sowing and Increase of Each Farm' (1768)
any rental agreements
any applications for works done on the township
Duncan McGugan - rabbit trapper in Cross houses, Inveraray 1911 - was he on the Castle Staff?


What has been found already?
We have scans of the work the Dr Margaret Mackay did as part of the conservation Management Plan


We have some hand written archive notes to type up.

Inveraray Farm Rent at Feu Duty Ledger 1881 - 1892
Auchnangoul

  • rent 24 - 6 p.a.
  • James Munro
  • Alexander Munro
  • Duncan Mcvicar
  • Neil Munro
  • (Catherine Munro last yr)
  • rent 12 - 3 p.a.
  • Duncan Clark to 1887
  • rent 12 - 3 p.a.
  • Angus Munro ?????? from 1888
  • 24 - 6 p.a. Donald Sinclair
  • 12 - 3 p.a. Neil McVicar
  • 12 - 6 p.a widow Donald Munro (different sum ??)

Claonarie

  • 126.3 p.a. Neil McKechnie
  • 128.1/2 paying 80
  • 135.15/4
  • ????? 80 underlined (1888/9) arrow pointing back to the "paying 80"

Auchindrain rent 1881 - 1885 £24-11-8

  • 1885 on Martin Munro £29-10 regularly in arrears
  • 1881-1885 £25-2-2
  • Malcolm Munro regularly in arrears
  • 1885/6 ?? £30-0-6
  • to 1885 £24-11-8
  • from 1885/6 £29-10-0
  • George MacKenzie
  • to 1885/6 £24-11-8
  • £29/10 after Edward McCallum Junior