On 10 November 2017 members of the project team presented at the Scottish Records Association conference, held at the National Records of Scotland, New Register House, Edinburgh.
The theme of this year’s conference was ‘Putting on the Writs: Scottish Court and Legal Records’.
The day included four sessions, on Civil and Ecclesiastical Courts, Sheriff and Franchise courts, and a plenary. The third session of the day was on the topic of ‘Burgh Records’, and consisted of two papers:
Dr Jackson Armstrong and Dr William Hepburn jointly presented an overview of the project ‘Law in the Aberdeen Council Registers (LACR)’.
Dr Edda Frankot presented a paper on ‘The Records of the Medieval Burgh Courts of Aberdeen’.
Further information can be found at the SRA website: