Scottish Distillery Papers

Collection Summary

Title: Scottish Distillery Papers
Call Number: MS 91-05
Size: 5.5 linear feet
Acquisition: Purchased from Sotheby’s, 6-1989
Processed By: KFS, 2-14-1990; JEF, 4-9-1998; MN, 5-24-2011
Note: Collection stored in off-site facility. Contact Special Collections concerning retrieval.
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

The Scottish Distillery collection largely consists of correspondence and various legal documents. Most of the correspondence deals with the buying and selling of stock and bonds in England during the 1850-1875, and most of these letters are addressed to James Irving. Some of the correspondence is also with Alexander MacAlister regarding property. The majority of later correspondence, dated 1877, is addressed to Matthew Gray and relates to legal matters. Another part of the collection contains legal documents and ledgers related to various estates in the Campbelltown area, like Tangy, Inveryne and Killean. Also included are documents related to the settlement of Alexander Greenlees estate and various agreements made between Alexander MacAlister and Charles MacTaggart.

Detailed Description: Series Listing

Series 1 Box 1-5 Correspondence, 1850-1913.
Series 2 Box 6 Legal documents and ledger accounts, 1861-1874.
Series 3 Box 8-10 Documents dated 1875-1935.
Series 4 Box 11 Ledgers and account books.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Series 1 ‒ Correspondence, 1850-1913

Box 1 FF 1 Contains correspondence dated 29 November 1850 through 25 November 1864 from various senders to various receivers, regarding the settlement of estates, disputes and other legal matters.
Box 1 FF 2 Contains correspondence dated 27 March 1865 through 21 December 1865 from various senders to various receivers regarding agreements related to property.
Box 1 FF 3 Contains correspondence dated 5 August 1866 through 28 December 1867 from various senders to various receivers regarding lease agreements and the condition of certain properties. Also contains several letters from A. MacAlister regarding the settlement of estates and property.
Box 1 FF 4 Contains correspondence dated 13 April 1868 through 22 November 1868 from various senders to various receivers regarding rent and partnerships. Also includes several letters regarding a farm at Inveryne and a renter named Donald Fletcher.
Box 1 FF 5 Contains correspondence dated 19 May 1869 through 16 November 1869 from various senders to various receivers, including letters from MacAlister regarding the prices of real estate and Greenlees Trust.
Box 1 FF 6 Contains correspondence dated 1 February 1870 through 29 December 1870 from various senders to various receivers, including several to James Irving regarding business deals, MacAlister, property and stocks.
Box 1 FF 7 Contains correspondence dated 15 February 1870 through 1 August 1870 from an undetermined sender to various receivers responding to a favor asked of the writer.
Box 1 FF 8 Contains correspondence dated 9 February 1870 through 16 September 1870 from Will Armstrong to James Irving regarding payments and the buying and selling of bonds, mentions East India Stock.
Box 1 FF 9 Contains correspondence dated 18 August 1870 through 1 September 1870 from Will Armstrong to Robert Pearson regarding North Eastern and contracts.
Box 1 FF 10 Contains correspondence dated 1 December 1870 through 20 December 1870 from George Atkinson to James Irving regarding railroad shares and stocks.
Box 1 FF 11 Contains correspondence dated 7 February 1870 through 22 February 1870 from John Brockbank to an unidentified receiver regarding business deals.
Box 1 FF 12 Contains correspondence dated 17 December and 22 December 1870 from Baron Brothers to James Irving acknowledging receipts of payment.
Box 1 FF 13 Contains correspondence dated 3 February 1870 through 28 December 1870 from W. H. Bumpus to James Irving regarding business transactions, mentions “Caldbecks.”
Box 1 FF 14 Contains correspondence dated 10 February and 14 February 1870 from E. Calvert to James Irving regarding bonds and the S. E. Railway.
Box 1 FF 15 Contains correspondence dated August 1870 from John Caiman to James Irving regarding stocks, mentions the Manchester Stock Exchange, a letter dated 18 August refers to the market collapse.
Box 1 FF 16 Contains correspondence dated 7 February 1870 through 30 December 1870 from Cumberland Banking Company, Ltd., to James Irving regarding instructions for payments, stocks and bonds.
Box 1 FF 17 Contains correspondence dated 28 February 1870 through 13 August 1870 from William Dacre to James Irving regarding stocks and bonds.
Box 1 FF 18 Contains correspondence dated 23 February and 27 February 1870 from Captain Draften to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 1 FF 19 Contains correspondence dated December 22, 24, and 30 1870 from Dreury & Spencer Company to James Irving regarding Eastern Carlisle and stocks.
Box 1 FF 20 Contains correspondence dated August 5 and 8 1870 from T. Duxbury to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 1 FF 21 Contains correspondence dated 1 February 1870 through 31 December 1870 from R. Edelston to James Irving regarding stocks, the rates, several letters refer to the panic in August 1870, and difficulties with Gravis Easterners.
Box 1 FF 22 Contains correspondence dated 22 August 1870 through 19 September 1870 from W. Elliot to James Irving regarding stocks and “Caldbecks.”
Box 1 FF 23 Contains correspondence dated 28 February 1870 through 31 December 1870 from Frederick Fielder & Son to James Irving regarding loan agreements, stocks and bonds.
Box 1 FF 24 Contains correspondence dated 14 September and 23 September 1870 from William Geddes to James Irving regarding stocks and bonds.
Box 1 FF 25 Contains correspondence dated 2 September and 6 September 1870 from J. Haggas to James Irving requesting information on stocks and bonds.
Box 1 FF 26 Contains correspondence dated 3 May 1870 through 1 December 1870 from I. M. Hall to Charles Mactaggart which mentions MacAlister and a loan.
Box 1 FF 27 Contains correspondence dated August 3, 5, and 20, 1870 from Harry H. Harris to James Irving regarding Eastern Ordinary stocks.
Box 1 FF 28 Contains correspondence dated 1 February and 13 September 1870 from Heald Mathwin & Company to James Irving regarding the shipment of timber, mentions Pensacola.
Box 1 FF 29 Contains correspondence dated 18 September and 27 September 1870 from Thomas Hetherington to unidentified receivers regarding checks for stocks.
Box 1 FF 30 Contains correspondence dated 1 February and 5 December 1870 from C. W. Hird to James Irving regarding rent.
Box 1 FF 31 Contains correspondence dated 11 February 1870 through 19 September 1870 from James Irving to various receivers regarding the difficulty of telegraphing instructions to buy and sell.
Box 1 FF 32 Contains correspondence dated 1 August 1870 through 16 December 1870 from H. Kenyon to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 1 FF 33 Contains correspondence dated August 1870 through 20 December 1870 from Lainton Sealby Company to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 1 FF 34 Contains correspondence dated 4 February 1870 through 29 December 1870 from Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance Company to James Irving requesting payment.
Box 1 FF 35 Contains correspondence dated 1 February 1870 through 30 August 1870 from H. Walker Lucas to James Irving regarding bank shares.
Box 1 FF 36 Contains correspondence dated 1 September through 28 December 1870 from H. Walker Lucas to James Irving regarding stocks and bonds, mentions Eastern.
Box 1 FF 37 Contains correspondence dated 7 May and 9 May 1870 from Mr. MacAlister to Charles Mactaggart regarding business.
Box 1 FF 38 Contains correspondence dated 11 May and 31 August 1870 from W. Mackinnis to Charles Mactaggart regarding business, mentions MacAlister.
Box 1 FF 39 Contains correspondence dated 17 February 1870 through 16 December 1870 from F. Miles to James Irving sending Irving money.
Box 1 FF 40 Contains correspondence dated 15 February 1870 through 18 August 1870 from Mr. Nanson to James Irving authorizing transfers.
Box 1 FF 41 Contains correspondence dated 17 February 1870 through 26 February 1870 from Johnathan Nield to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 1 FF 42 Contains correspondence dated 9 February and 2 September 1870 from W. B. Page to an undetermined receiver.
Box 1 FF 43 Contains correspondence dated 20 August 1870 through 27 September 1870 from F. Parker to James Irving mentions East Indies, Easterner.
Box 1 FF 44 Contains correspondence dated December 16 and 21 1870 from T. Phillips regarding stocks.
Box 1 FF 45 Contains correspondence dated 1 February 1870 through 28 February 1870 from Andrew Pixton to James Irving regarding buying and selling stocks.
Box 1 FF 46 Contains correspondence dated 1 August through 28 December 1870 from Andrew Pixton to James Irving buying and selling stocks.
Box 1 FF 47 Contains correspondence dated 24 August through 13 December 1870 from C. Powell to James Irving regarding stocks, mentions Caldbeck Fells.
Box 1 FF 48 Contains correspondence dated 29 September through 28 December 1870 from A. Radcliff to James Irving regarding stock.
Box 1 FF 49 Contains correspondence dated 22 August through 30 December 1870 from I. Robertson to James Irving regarding business plans and stocks.
Box 1 FF 50 Contains correspondence dated 1 February through 6 December 1870 from Robinson, Fleming & Company to James Irving regarding a contract with Mr. Graham and W. Thompson for Riga Goods.
Box 1 FF 51 Contains correspondence dated 21 February through 20 December 1870 from Colonel Salkeld to James Irving regarding Caldbecks.
Box 1 FF 52 Contains correspondence dated 22 February through 30 September 1870 from S. G. Soul to James Irving regarding East Indian stock.
Box 1 FF 53 Contains correspondence dated 12 August through 31 December 1870 from Kenneth Scoon to James Irving regarding North Eastern stock.
Box 1 FF 54 Contains correspondence dated 4 February through 25 September 1870 from Edward Sharp to James Irving.
Box 1 FF 55 Contains correspondence dated 14 February through 30 December 1870 from Robert Strong to James Irving regarding business.
Box 1 FF 56 Contains correspondence dated 14 February through 27 August 1870 from John Taylor to James Irving regarding travel arrangements and Caldbeck Fells.
Box 1 FF 57 Contains correspondence dated 7 February through 5 December 1870 from H. H. Thompson to James Irving regarding buying and selling of stocks.
Box 1 FF 58 Contains correspondence dated 9 February through 31 December 1870 from Henry Turner to James Irving mentions Barclay stock.
Box 1 FF 59 Contains correspondence dated 17 July through 28 December 1870 from Mr. Vaughn to an unidentified receiver.
Box 1 FF 60 Contains correspondence dated February 7 and 10, 1870 from William Welch to James Irving regarding Grange Hotel Shares.
Box 1 FF 61 Contains correspondence dated September 13 and 19, 1870 from West Esqair Mining Company, Ltd., to James Irving sending stock certificates.
Box 1 FF 62 Contains correspondence dated 31 August through 17 December 1870 from Thomas Wright to James Irving.
Box 1 FF 63 Contains correspondence dated September 20 and December 14, 1870 from Zeden & Company to James Irving paying of dividends.
Box 2 FF 1 Contains correspondence dated 13 March - 28 December 1871 from various senders to various receivers regarding business.
Box 2 FF 2 Contains correspondence dated 15 July - 1 September 1871 from various senders to James Irving regarding business matters.
Box 2 FF 3 Contains correspondence dated 1 March - 28 July 1871 from various senders to James Irving regarding business matters.
Box 2 FF 4 Contains correspondence dated 9 October - 28 December 1871 from various senders to James Irbing regarding settling of estates and other business matters.
Box 2 FF 5 Contains correspondence dated 4 April - 17 October 1871 from various senders to Charles Mactaggart regarding various cottages and other property.
Box 2 FF 6 Contains correspondence dated 2 March - 28 December 1871 from Will Armstrong to James Irving regarding various business venturees and acknowledgements of receiving instructions.
Box 2 FF 7 Contains correspondence dated 20 July - 25 July 1871 from Will Armstrong to Robert Pearson.
Box 2 FF 8 Contains correspondence dated 4 July - 21 December 1871 from Mary Bell to James Irving.
Box 2 FF 9 Contains correspondence dated March - May 1871 from S. J. Binning to various receivers regarding the club, mentions Irving.
Box 2 FF 10 Contains correspondence dated 13 May and 17 May 1871 from D. Blackburn to James Irving regarding investments.
Box 2 FF 11 Contains correspondence dated 1 March - 2 November 1871 from W. H. Bumpus to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 12 Contains correspondence dated 27 May - 20 December 1871 from Edwin Calvert and J. N. Calvert to James Irving requesting advice on selling stocks.
Box 2 FF 13 Contains correspondence dated 14 March - 12 November 1871 from H. Clarkson & Co. to James Irving requesting payments.
Box 2 FF 14 Contains correspondence dated 17 May and 20 May 1871 from Richard Clogg and Robert Clogg to James Irving regarding buying and selling of stocks.
Box 2 FF 15 Contains correspondence dated 11 March - 21 December 1871 from J. F. Crosthwaite to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 16 Contains correspondence dated 2 March - 6 December 1871 from Cumberland Union Banking Company, Ltd., to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 17 Contains correspondence dated 7 November - 26 December 1871 from the Baron of Teipier to James Irving regarding business.
Box 2 FF 18 Contains correspondence dated 18 December and 30 December 1871 from Denton Iron Works to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 19 Contains correspondence dated 11 July and 11 November 1871 from Denton Holmes Timber Yard to James Irving regarding business.
Box 2 FF 20 Contains correspondence dated 1 May - 27 November 1871 from Jon. Dreury & Spence to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 21 Contains correspondence dated 1 March - 31 July 1871 from R. Edelston & Son to James Irving regarding stock, mentions Easterner stock.
Box 2 FF 22 Contains correspondence dated 10 November - 30 December 1871 from R. Edelston & Son to James Irving regarding stocks, and instructions on what to do.
Box 2 FF 23 Contains correspondence dated December 14 and 15 1871 from Isaac Elliot to James Irving regarding contracts.
Box 2 FF 24 Contains correspondence dated 3 July and 12 July 1871 from Field, Wood & Haynes to James Irving regarding the Wellington Grey & Bruce Railway Co. of Canada.
Box 2 FF 25 Contains correspondence dated 6 March - 13 December 1871 from Frederick Fielder & Son to James Irving regarding contracts.
Box 2 FF 26 Contains correspondence dated 27 May - 20 December 1871 from Foote & Adams to James Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 27 Contains correspondence dated 9 May - 29 July 1871 from Foreign and Colonial Government Trust to James Irving regarding certificates.
Box 2 FF 28 Contains correspondence dated March 7 and 9 1871 from Gailbraith, Stinger, Pembrok & Co. to James Irving concerning some business offers.
Box 2 FF 29 Contains correspondence dated July 15 and 25 1871 from Root, Gething & Co. to James Irving regarding ships and insurance.
Box 2 FF 30 Contains correspondence dated November 27 and 29 1871 from W. Gibson to an unidentified receiver.
Box 2 FF 31 Contains correspondence dated 22 May - November 1871 from Hetherington to Irving enclosing checks.
Box 2 FF 32 Contains correspondence dated July and November from Irving to various senders regarding East India.
Box 2 FF 33 Contains correspondence dated March 1871 from Captain Jones to an unidentified receiver regarding sending money.
Box 2 FF 34 Contains correspondence dated May through December from H. Kenyon to Irving regarding stocks and transfers of funds.
Box 2 FF 35 Contains correspondence dated March through December 1871 from the Liverpool and London and Globe Insurance Co. to Irving regarding moving the office.
Box 2 FF 36 Contains correspondence dated March through May 1871 from H. Walker Lucas to Irving regarding business.
Box 2 FF 37 Contains correspondence dated November 1871 from Miles MacInnes to Irving regarding East Indian stock.
Box 2 FF 38 Contains correspondence dated May through November 1871 from Mr. McNaughton to Irving.
Box 2 FF 39 Contains correspondence dated March through July 1871 from Wm. Marlborough & Co. to Irving regarding Caldbeck Fells.
Box 2 FF 40 Contains correspondence dated May through November 1871 from Mr. Miles to Irving.
Box 2 FF 41 Contains correspondence dated March through May 1871 from Joseph Moses to Irving.
Box 2 FF 42 Contains correspondence dated March through December 1871 from Mutual Marine Insurance Societies to Irving regarding transfer of funds.
Box 2 FF 43 Contains correspondence dated March through December 1871 from J. Nixon to Irving.
Box 2 FF 44 Contains correspondence dated March - November 1871 from the Norwich Union to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 2 FF 45 Contains correspondence dated November 1871 from Thomas H. Parker to Irving regarding buying shares.
Box 2 FF 46 Contains correspondence dated March - May 1871 from Andrew Pixton to Irving regarding stocks and the market.
Box 2 FF 47 Contains correspondence dated July - December 1871 from Pixton to Irving regarding stocks and the market.
Box 2 FF 48 Contains correspondence dated December 1871 from H. W. Pountney to Irving.
Box 2 FF 49 Contains correspondence dated March 1871 from Francis Parker to Irving regarding investment decisions.
Box 2 FF 50 Contains correspondence dated March - November 1871 from James Richards to Irving.
Box 2 FF 51 Contains correspondence dated March - November 1871 from James Robertson to Irving regarding stocks, mentions Manport and Carlisle stock.
Box 2 FF 52 Contains correspondence dated February - November 1871 from Robinson, Fleming & Co. to Irving regarding Rega contracts.
Box 2 FF 53 Contains correspondence dated March - July 1871 from Col. Salkeld toIrving regarding Caldbeck stocks.
Box 2 FF 54 Contains correspondence dated March - November 1871 from S. Saul to Irving regarding Cumberland Union Bank.
Box 2 FF 55 Contains correspondence dated March - December 1871 from Kenneth Scoon to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 56 Contains correspondence dated September - December 1871 from Edward Sharp to Irving regarding business that Sharp is doing for Irving.
Box 2 FF 57 Contains correspondence dated March - July 1871 from Robert Strong to Irving giving instructions on what to do with stocks.
Box 2 FF 58 Contains correspondence dated November - December 1871 from Robert Strong to Irving, contains instructions.
Box 2 FF 59 Contains correspondence dated May - July from Thomas Thompson to Irving regarding business transactions.
Box 2 FF 60 Contains correspondence dated March - May 1871 from William Thompson to Irving regarding business transactions.
Box 2 FF 61 Contains correspondence dated July - November 1871 from William Thompson & Co. to Irving.
Box 2 FF 62 Contains correspondence dated November - December 1871 from Joseph Turner to Irving requesting information about Irving’s business.
Box 2 FF 63 Contains correspondence dated March - May 1871 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding business contracts and stocks.
Box 2 FF 64 Contains correspondence dated July 1871 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding business transactions.
Box 2 FF 65 Contains correspondence dated November - December 1871 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding business transactions.
Box 2 FF 66 Contains correspondence dated March - July 1871 from N. Vaughn to an unidentified receiver regarding stocks.
Box 2 FF 67 Contains correspondence dated July 1871 from Wainer & Page to Irving sending certificates.
Box 2 FF 68 Contains correspondence dated May - July 1871 from W. Wildridge to Irving regarding transferring funds.
Box 2 FF 69 Contains correspondence dated November 1871 from T. Willerding to Irving regarding Swedish and Norwegian shipping.
Box 2 FF 70 Contains correspondence dated November 1871 from J. B. Westray to Irving regarding the Cumberland Union Bank.
Box 3 FF 1 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from various senders to various receivers regarding business deals.
Box 3 FF 2 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from various senders to Irving regarding stocks, mentions North of Scotland Stock.
Box 3 FF 3 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Charles Alcock & Co. to Irving regarding business, mentions the “Atlantic.”
Box 3 FF 4 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Will Armstrong to Irving regarding transfer of funds.
Box 3 FF 5 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Mary Bell to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 6 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Bischoffshein & Goldschmidt to Irving sending certificates.
Box 3 FF 7 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from Robert Briscoe to Irving regarding mining.
Box 3 FF 8 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from W. H. Bumpus to Irving regarding Caldbeck Fells.
Box 3 FF 9 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Edward Calvert to Irving regarding Caldbeck, mentions Mactaggart.
Box 3 FF 10 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from H. Clarkson & Co. to Irving regarding several offers.
Box 3 FF 11 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from J. F. Crosthwaite to Irving authorizing the purchase of railway shares.
Box 3 FF 12 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Cumberland Union Bank to Irving regarding the transfer of railway stock.
Box 3 FF 13 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from the Baron de Teipier to Irving regarding Caldbeck Fells stock.
Box 3 FF 14 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Captain Draffen to unidentified receivers regarding Cumberland Union Bank, County Hotels and Caldbeck Fells Mining Company.
Box 3 FF 15 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from R. Edelston to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 16 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Isaac Elliot to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 17 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Foreign & Colonial Government Trust to Irving.
Box 3 FF 18 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Fielder & Son to Irving regarding transfers.
Box 3 FF 19 Contains correspondence dated February and December 1872 from Government Stock Investment Co., Ltd., to Irving.
Box 3 FF 20 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from Charles Mactaggart to Alex Hunter.
Box 3 FF 21 Contains correspondence dated February and December 1872 from Thomas Hetherington to Irving regarding sending money.
Box 3 FF 22 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from W. N. Hoagson to unidentified receiver sending checks.
Box 3 FF 23 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Irving to various receivers.
Box 3 FF 24 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from Irving to various receivers.
Box 3 FF 25 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from Keswick Howell Co. to Irving regarding purchase of shares.
Box 3 FF 26 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from the Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance Co. to Irving requesting payment.
Box 3 FF 27 Contains correspondence dated February and December 1872 from Wm. Marlborough & Co. to Irving regarding Caldbeck Fells.
Box 3 FF 28 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from J. Nanson to Irving regarding County Hotel stock.
Box 3 FF 29 Contains correspondence dated February and December 1872 from J. Nixon to unidentified receiver regarding Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance.
Box 3 FF 30 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from C. Powell to Irbing regarding Caldbeck Fells.
Box 3 FF 31 Contains correspondence dated February and December 1872 from Em. Prevost to Irving.
Box 3 FF 32 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Thomas Parker to Irving regarding various business transactions.
Box 3 FF 33 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Andrew Pixton to Irving regarding the market.
Box 3 FF 34 Contains correspondence dated February and December 1872 from A. Radcliff to Irving, description of travel.
Box 3 FF 35 Contains correspondence dated April - December 1872 from Robinson, Fleming & Co. to Irving regarding various contracts.
Box 3 FF 36 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Edward Sharp to Irving regarding weather conditions and setting sail.
Box 3 FF 37 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Strang & Kirkwood to Irving regarding various business deals.
Box 3 FF 38 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 39 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from Joseph Turner to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 3 FF 40 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from R. A. Tyson to Irving regarding Keswick stock.
Box 3 FF 41 Contains correspondence dated February - July 1872 from A. Vaughn to Irving regarding stocks, mentions Great Western.
Box 3 FF 42 Contains correspondence dated February - December 1872 from William Welch to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 43 Contains correspondence dated December 1872 from West Caradon Mining Co. to Irving notifying him of amount due.
Box 3 FF 44 Contains correspondence dated February 1872 from J. B. Westray to Irving regarding Kenyon and stock.
Box 3 FF 45 Contains correspondence dated March - August 1873 from various senders to various receivers regarding various legal matters.
Box 3 FF 46 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from various senders to various receivers.
Box 3 FF 47 Contains correspondence dated March 1874 from various senders to James M. Hall regarding the farm of Killern.
Box 3 FF 48 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from various senders to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 3 FF 49 Contains correspondence dated March - October 1874 from various senders to Charles Mactaggart regarding the farm of Killern.
Box 3 FF 50 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Will Armstrong to Irving regarding various stocks, mentions Hudson Bay Stocks.
Box 3 FF 51 Contains correspondence dated June 1874 from Bank of Scotland to Irving.
Box 3 FF 52 Contains correspondence dated June 1874 from J. Bell to Irving regarding business.
Box 3 FF 53 Contains correspondence dated June - November 1874 from Mary Bell to Irving regarding business.
Box 3 FF 54 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Cumberland Union Banking to Irving regarding account balances.
Box 3 FF 55 Contains correspondence dated August 1874 from Central Uruguay Railway Co. of Monte Video to Irving regarding the payment of dividends.
Box 3 FF 56 Contains correspondence dated August - November 1874 from Carlisle and Cumberland Bank to Irving regarding transferring funds.
Box 3 FF 57 Contains correspondence dated December 1874 from the Baron de Teipier to Irving.
Box 3 FF 58 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from R. Edelston to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 59 Contains correspondence dated August - December 1874 from Isaac Elliot to Irving regarding various stocks, mentions Caldbecks.
Box 3 FF 60 Contains correspondence dated June 1874 from Thomas Gaskell to Irving regarding the Glascow & South Western.
Box 3 FF 61 Contains correspondence dated December 1874 from General Consulate for Sweden and Norway to Irving.
Box 3 FF 62 Contains correspondence dated August - December 1874 from Government Stock Investment Co. to Irving regarding Irving’s shares.
Box 3 FF 63 Contains correspondence dated July - August 1874 from Murray Jameson to Charles Mactaggart regarding a draft disposition.
Box 3 FF 64 Contains correspondence dated June - November 1874 from H. Kenyon to Irving regarding bids on various stocks.
Box 3 FF 65 Contains correspondence dated March - August 1874 from the Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance Co. to Irving.
Box 3 FF 66 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Baldwin Lash to Irving regarding investments in various stocks.
Box 3 FF 67 Contains correspondence dated August 1874 from John Mounsey to Irving regarding Cumberland Union and Keswick shares.
Box 3 FF 68 Contains correspondence dated December 1874 from Newburn & Baker to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 3 FF 69 Contains correspondence dated December 1874 from J & J. R. Nicholson to Irving.
Box 3 FF 70 Contains correspondence dated December 1874 from the Norwich Union to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 3 FF 71 Contains correspondence dated June - August 1874 from J. Page to Irving.
Box 3 FF 72 Contains correspondence dated June - November 1874 from Thomas Hall Parker to Irving regarding Great Westerners stock.
Box 3 FF 73 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Pim, Vaughan & Co. to Irving regarding variou stocks.
Box 3 FF 74 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Andrew Pixton to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 4 FF 1 Contains correspondence dated August - December 1874 from Rinton Bros. to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 4 FF 2 Contains correspondence dated June - August 1874 from J. Robertson to Irving regarding the transfer of shares.
Box 4 FF 3 Contains correspondence dated June - November 1874 from S & S. G. Saul to Irving acknowledgment for receiving payment.
Box 4 FF 4 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Kenneth Scoon to Irving giving instructions.
Box 4 FF 5 Contains correspondence dated June - November 1874 from Robert C. Shawyer to Irving regarding various business transactions.
Box 4 FF 6 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Spence & Irwin (formerly Druery & Spence) to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 4 FF 7 Contains correspondence dated March - December 1874 from Stray & Kirkwood to Irving regarding various stocks, mentions problems with rail stocks.
Box 4 FF 8 Contains correspondence dated June - October 1874 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding stocks, lists current rates for rail stocks.
Box 4 FF 9 Contains correspondence dated November - December 1874 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding stocks, especially rail stocks.
Box 4 FF 10 Contains correspondence dated August - December 1874 from Joseph Turner to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 4 FF 11 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from R. A. Tyson to Irving includes information on Mr. Thomas Hodgson.
Box 4 FF 12 Contains correspondence dated August - December 1874 from William Welch to Irving discussing prices for various stocks.
Box 4 FF 13 Contains correspondence dated August - November 1874 from West Cumberland State Yards to Irving regarding sending money.
Box 4 FF 14 Contains correspondence dated June - December 1874 from Wright & Brown (formerly Thomas Wright) to Irving discussing various offers and stock.
Box 4 FF 15 Contains correspondence dated August and December 1874 from J. H. Wright to Irving regarding insurance.
Box 4 FF 16 Contains correspondence dated May - July 1875 from various senders to various receivers.
Box 4 FF 17 Contains correspondence dated April - May 1875 from various senders to Irving regarding various business deals.
Box 4 FF 18 Contains correspondence dated April and May 1875 from an undetermined sender to Mactaggart regarding settlement terms, apparently part of divorce proceedings.
Box 4 FF 19 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from the Bank of Scotland to Irving regarding his account.
Box 4 FF 20 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Cumberland Banking Co. to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 4 FF 21 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from John Fairl to Irving regarding payments.
Box 4 FF 22 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Government Stock Investment Co. to Irving regarding the purchase and sale of various stocks.
Box 4 FF 23 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from H. Kenyon to Irving regarding various stocks, mentions Keswick.
Box 4 FF 24 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Pim, Vaughan & Co. to Irving discussing the rates of various stocks and advising Irving what to do.
Box 4 FF 25 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 fromRinton Bros. to Irving.
Box 4 FF 26 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from James Robertson to Irving.
Box 4 FF 27 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Charles Rowe to Irving giving instructions on what Rowe wants done.
Box 4 FF 28 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Strange & Kirkwood to Irving regarding various stocks.
Box 4 FF 29 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Joseph Turner to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 4 FF 30 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Henry Turner to Irving regarding the market.
Box 4 FF 31 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from William Welch to Irving giving Irving instructions.
Box 4 FF 32 Contains correspondence dated May 1875 from Wright and Brown (formerly Thomas Wright) to Irving.
Box 4 FF 33 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from various senders to unidentified receivers requesting information.
Box 4 FF 34 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from various senders to Irving requesting information on various stocks.
Box 4 FF 35 Contains correspondence dated April and November 1876 from various senders to Mactaggart.
Box 4 FF 36 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Cumberland Union Banking Co. to Irving regarding the transfer of various stocks.
Box 4 FF 37 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Irving to various receivers mentions various stocks, like Midlands and Russian.
Box 4 FF 38 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from the Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance to Irving.
Box 4 FF 39 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Pim Vaughan & Co. to Irving regarding stocks, mentions rail and foreign stocks.
Box 4 FF 40 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Renton Bros. to Irving regarding “new stock.”
Box 4 FF 41 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Tomkies, Gibson & Co. to Irving regarding stocks.
Box 4 FF 42 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Henry Turner to Irving which mentions Atlantic.
Box 4 FF 43 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from J. C. White to Irving requesting information about North British and Midland.
Box 4 FF 44 Contains correspondence dated April 1876 from Wright & Brown to unknown receivers regarding business transfers.
Box 4 FF 45 Contains correspondence dated January - December 1877 from various senders to various receivers regarding property disputes, mentions the Goathland school board.
Box 4 FF 46 Contains correspondence dated February and May 1877 from an undetermined sender to Matthew Gray mentions land sales and the continuing depression.
Box 4 FF 47 Contains correspondence dated 1877 from various senders to Matthew Gray and/or R. Pannett replying to their request for information on various matters, like memories of communities, requesting legal help, and personal letters.
Box 4 FF 48 Contains correspondence dated 1877 from various senders to Gray and/or Pannett informing them of qualifications, informing them of the death of an acquaintance, discussing property issues, and settlement of estates.
Box 4 FF 49 Contains correspondence dated January and May 1877 from John H. Allan to Gray regarding deeds.
Box 4 FF 50 Contains correspondence dated January and February 1877 from Barrett & Co. to Gray & Pannett regarding Bayley.
Box 4 FF 51 Contains correspondence dated May - September 1877 from Bell, Roderick & Gray to Gray & Pannett regarding various legal matters, mentions wills and charges for services.
Box 4 FF 52 Contains correspondence dated March - June 1877 from Isabella Benson to various receivers regarding a legal matter which she wishes solved.
Box 4 FF 53 Contains correspondence dated January - May 1877 from Thomas Carter to Gray & Pannett regarding deeds.
Box 4 FF 54 Contains correspondence dated April - June 1877 from George W. Clark to Gray regarding the buying and selling of property.
Box 4 FF 55 Contains correspondence dated June 1877 from R. Bowcher Clarke to Gray regarding the purchase of No. 8 Royal Cresent.
Box 4 FF 56 Contains correspondence dated June - October 1877 from H. W. Cooper, land agent to Gray & Pannett, regarding various properties, mentions Dalbon, Goodall, and Barnley 800.
Box 4 FF 57 Contains correspondence dated January - July 1877 from England Saxelbys & Sharp to Gray & Pannett.
Box 4 FF 58 Contains correspondence dated March 1877 from Frederick Fielder & Son to Irving regarding a loan.
Box 4 FF 59 Contains correspondence dated May - June 1877 from Charles Handson to Gray & Pannett regarding the condition of Fryup Hall Farm and the death of Mr. Bennett.
Box 4 FF 60 Contains correspondence dated June 1877 from Wm. Harrison to various receivers regarding some lost documents.
Box 5 FF 1 Contains correspondence dated January - September 1877 from Amos Linton to Gray & Pannett regarding offers for various properties.
Box 5 FF 2 Contains correspondence dated May 1877 from Hunter & King to Gray regarding business.
Box 5 FF 3 Contains correspondence dated February - September 1877 from Hunton & Bolsover to Gray requesting property deeds.
Box 5 FF 4 Contains correspondence dated April - May 1877 from Arthur H. Jackson to Gray regarding various properties.
Box 5 FF 5 Contains correspondence dated April - May 1877 from Wm. Jefferson to Gray.
Box 5 FF 6 Contains correspondence dated May and September 1877 from Law Fire Insurance Society to Gray regarding renewal.
Box 5 FF 7 Contains correspondence dated January - September 1877 from Joseph Lord to Gray regarding mortgages.
Box 5 FF 8 Contains correspondence dated February and May 1877 from Markland Davy to Gray.
Box 5 FF 9 Contains correspondence dated February - September 1877 from Mood, Turnbull & Graham to Gray regarding various clients.
Box 5 FF 10 Contains correspondence dated May and August 1877 from J. Munro to Gray regarding real estate.
Box 5 FF 11 Contains correspondence dated May - June 1877 from W. Oliver to Gray regarding the settlement of an estate.
Box 5 FF 12 Contains correspondence dated February - June 1877 from Ino. Peacock to Gray regarding various properties.
Box 5 FF 13 Contains correspondence dated May 1877 from John Potts to Gray.
Box 5 FF 14 Contains correspondence dated January - February 1877 from Richardson Gutsch & Co. to Gray regarding the transfer of deeds.
Box 5 FF 15 Contains correspondence dated May 1877 from R. J. Roberts to Gray requesting information about the price of property.
Box 5 FF 16 Contains correspondence dated May 1877 from Matthew Spencely to Gray regarding property.
Box 5 FF 17 Contains correspondence dated February and September 1877 from Standard Life Insurance Co. to Gray regarding business.
Box 5 FF 18 Contains correspondence dated 1877 to Gray from various senders regarding properties and various legal matters.
Box 5 FF 19 Contains correspondence dated 1877 from William Taylor to an unidentified receiver discussing what he should do with his money.
Box 5 FF 20 Contains correspondence dated 1877 to Gray from various senders regarding legal matters.
Box 5 FF 21 Contains correspondence dated 1877 from Vaughan to an undetermined receiver.
Box 5 FF 22 Contains correspondence dated 1880-1885 from Charles Mactaggart regarding the settlement of an estate. Also includes four letters from 1871-1872.
Box 5 FF 23 Contains correspondence dated 1884-1889 from various senders to various receivers regarding business deals and transactions.
Box 5 FF 24 Contains correspondence dated 1890-1899 to R. N. Ramsey, Solicitor regarding various aspects of buying and selling real estate.
Box 5 FF 25 Contains correspondence dated 1903-1913 from various senders to various receivers regarding business, several mention Ramsey.
Box 5 FF 26 Contains correspondence from various senders to various receivers, dates unknown, regarding stocks and property.
Box 5 FF 27 Contains an indenture made 16 August 1753.
Box 5 FF 28 Contains documents dated 1807-1816 involving John MacAlister and John McIntyre.
Box 5 FF 29 Contains documents dated 1823-1829, Andrew Stewart and Elizabeth Stewart, and Mrs. John Fullarton, a widow.
Box 5 FF 30 Contains documents and ledger accounts dated 1816-1823.
Box 5 FF 31 Contains legal documents dated 1830-1839, mentions Alexander MacAlister.
Box 5 FF 32 Contains inventory lists and legal documents dated 1848-1849.
Box 5 FF 33 Contains documents dated 1850.
Box 5 FF 34 Contains documents dated 1851 and 1853.
Box 5 FF 35 Contains legal documents dated 1855 regarding properties.
Box 5 FF 36 Contains legal documents dated 1856 involving Alexander MacAlister and James MacIrving.
Box 5 FF 37 Contains legal documents dated 1857 including lease agreements.
Box 5 FF 38 Contains receipts and legal documents dated 1858, including a list of requirements for Torrisdale Castle.
Box 5 FF 39 Contains dispositions and settlements for the Greenlees family, dated 1858.
Box 5 FF 40 Contains contract agreements and lease agreements dated 1859.

Series 2 ‒ Legal Documents and Ledger Accounts, 1861-1874

Box 6 FF 1 Contains legal documents from 1861 involving Charles Mactaggart, Campbeltown, and the Greenlees estate.
Box 6 FF 2 Contains legal documents from 1862, involving Mactaggart and the Greenlees estate.
Box 6 FF 3 Contains legal documents dated 1863 involving Mactaggart and the Greenlees estate.
Box 6 FF 4 Contains legal documents dated 1864 involving the Greenlees estate and Mactaggart.
Box 6 FF 5 Contains legal documents dated 1865 involving Alex. MacAlister of Loup, Mactaggart, and the Greenlees estate.
Box 6 FF 6 Contains documents dated 1866 involving Mactaggart, MacAlister and the rents of various estates.
Box 6 FF 7 Contains documents dated 1867 involving Mactaggart, MacAlister and the Greenlees estate, including a list of lands and estates belonging to Alexander MacAlister.
Box 6 FF 8 Contains documents dated 1867 including account statements and articles of conditions for the sale of land, involving MacAlister and Mactaggart.
Box 6 FF 9 Contains documents dated 1868 involving Mactaggart and MacAlister.
Box 6 FF 10 Contains documents dated 1869, mostly receipts and ledger accounts in connection with the Greenlees estate.
Box 6 FF 11 Contains documents dated 1869 involving MacAlister and Mactaggart.
Box 7 FF 1 Contains documents dated 1870 including receipts, ledger accounts, lists of renter and statements of accounts involving MacAlister and Mactaggart.
Box 7 FF 2 Contains documents dated 1871 including bills, receipts and statements of accounts involving Mactaggart.
Box 7 FF 3 Contains legal documents dated 1871 involving Elizabeth Stewart and Mactaggart.
Box 7 FF 4 Contains documents dated 1872 involving Campbeltown, including receipts for utilities and other expenses, mentions James Hall, MacAlister, and Mactaggart.
Box 7 FF 5 Contains documents dated 1872 including a lease and account statement.
Box 7 FF 6 Contains documents dated 1873 involving the Greenlees estate, Mactaggart and MacAlister, a contract of marriage between Wm. Lunau and Miss C. Melville.
Box 7 FF 7 Contains receipts and ledger accounts related to Campbeltown (1873).
Box 7 FF 8-9 Contains documents dated 1874 related to Campbeltown, including receipts and bills.
Box 7 FF 10 Contains legal documents dated 1874 related involving Mactaggart, MacAlister, J. Hall Campbeltown and Killian Place.

Series 3 ‒ Documents, 1875-1935

Box 8 FF 1 Contains documents dated 1875 including receipts, bills and a list of work done on Killian Place.
Box 8 FF 2 Contains documents dated 1875 including a will (Mr. Stewart), lists of work done by J. Hall and other documents related to Campbeltown.
Box 8 FF 3 Contains documents dated 1876 including receipts and bills.
Box 8 FF 4 Contains documents dated 1876 including account statements for Mactaggart and J. Hall.
Box 8 FF 5 Contains documents dated 1877 including receipts and bills for Killian and Tangy.
Box 8 FF 6 Contains legal documents dated 1877 involving Mactaggart and Hall, also includes a Memorial for Andrew Stewart.
Box 8 FF 7 Contains documents dated 1878 including receipts and bills for Killian and other properties.
Box 8 FF 8 Contains documents dated 1878 including the Labor Account for Killian farm and an indenture between Wm. Black and Wm. Mather.
Box 8 FF 9 Contains documents dated 1879 including receipts, bills, and tax information for Killian and other properties.
Box 8 FF 10 Contains documents dated 1879 involving Mactaggart, Hall, and the trustees of the Greenlees estate.
Box 8 FF 11 Contains documents dated 1879 including papers for a trust, and a memorial for James Hall.
Box 9 FF 1 Contains documents dated 1880 includes receipts, bills and papers drawn up in connection with the Greenlees estate.
Box 9 FF 2 Contains documents dated 1881 including a memorial for Grace Hall and papers related to the Greenlees estate.
Box 9 FF 3 Contains documents dated 1882 includes receipts and miscellaneous papers.
Box 9 FF 4 Contains documents dated 1883 including receipts for property tax on Tangy and Killian, receipts for the Alex Greenlees Fund.
Box 9 FF 5 Contains documents dated 1883 including lease agreements and reports.
Box 9 FF 6 Contains documents dated 1883 including lease agreements and a memorial for Thomas Valentine Pollock.
Box 9 FF 7 Contains documents dated 1884 including receipts for Tangy and Killian.
Box 9 FF 8 Contains documents dated 1884 including the labor account for Killian.
Box 9 FF 9 Contains documents dated 1884 including various agreements and documents dealing with the Greenlees estate.
Box 9 FF 10 Contains documents dated 1884 including an Anti-Nuptial Contract of marriage and a stated account between D. Mactaggart and J. MacAlister.
Box 9 FF 11 Contains documents dated 1885 including receipts for Tangy and documents dealing with the Greenlees estate.
Box 9 FF 12 Contains documents dated 1885 including the stated accont between Mactaggart and MacAlister.
Box 9 FF 13 Contains documents dated 1886 including receipts for Tangy and various accounts.
Box 9 FF 14 Contains documents dated 1887 including contracts and specifications on work to be done, receipts for Tangy and Killian.
Box 9 FF 15 Contains documents dated 1887 including an account statement for Mactaggart and MacAlister.
Box 9 FF 16 Contains documents dated 1888-1889 including inventory and receipts.
Box 10 FF 1 Contains documents dated 1892 including the Inventory of Superiority Titles of Ground at West Holmes Gardens, Musselburgh.
Box 10 FF 2 Contains documents dated 1894-1896 including a tax form, stock certificates, and a schedule of title deeds.
Box 10 FF 3 Contains documents dated 1897-1899 including receipts and various assessments.
Box 10 FF 4 Contains documents dated 1900-1904 including receipts, registration of deeds, form for inland revenue and accounts with Captain Fergusson.
Box 10 FF 5 Contains documents dated 1905 including bills and receipts and an inventory of titles of ground at Ravenshaugh Road, Levenhall, Musselburgh.
Box 10 FF 6 Contains documents dated 1906-1909 including ledger accounts and receipts.
Box 10 FF 7 Contains documents dated 1910-1919 including lease agreements and other miscellaneous business documents.
Box 10 FF 8 Contains documents dated 1922-1926 including information on the Tangy Water Wheel and what repairs need to be done.
Box 10 FF 9 Contains documents dated 1931-1935 including various legal documents and receipts for the Reiclachan Distillery.
Box 10 FF 10 Contains various undated documents related to Killian, and business conducted by MacAlister and Mactaggart.
Box 10 FF 11 Contains undated and partial letters.

Series 4 ‒ Ledgers and Account Books

Box 11 FF 1 Contains four account books belonging to Mr. Aimslee, 1855-1858.
Box 11 FF 2 Contains three account books belonging to Charles Mactaggart, 1867-1868.
Box 11 FF 3 Contains a cash account book, 1869-1872, and a ledger book, 1869-1872, and a book of miscellaneous accounts, 1869.
Box 11 FF 4 Contains three ledger books dated 1870.
Box 11 FF 5 Contains three account books dated 1870, one for wages, one for rent, and one for cash.
Box 11 FF 6 Contains three notebooks dated 1880 belonging to Miss Maclean.
Box 11 FF 7 Contains account books dated 1890.
Box 11 FF 8 Contains an account book belonging to Janet Greenlees.
Box 11 FF 9 Contains a notebook labeled “Bookkeeping notes, income tax, executry accounts;” contains a ledger book, no date.
Box 11 FF 10 Contains a map of Campbeltown.
Box 11 FF 11 Contains the Tangy Cash Book, 1865-1877.
Box 11 FF 12 Contains rentals of estates of Loup, Torrisdale, Barbreck, and Inveryne, 1857-1869.