Thirty-second annual conference

The thirty-second Annual Conference and AGM of the Scottish Legal History Group was held in the Reading Room of the Advocates' Library, Parliament House, Edinburgh, on Saturday 6 October 2012.


A full programme is available from the link to the right.

First Session
Mr W W Scott
'William de Crannystoun, notary public, c. 1395-1425, and some contemporaries'
Dr John D. Ford (University of Cambridge)
'William Welwood's Treatises on Maritime Law'.

Second Session
Annual General Meeting. to be followed at 2.30 approximately by:

Ms Harriet Cornell
'Social Control and the Courts of Haddingtonshire:  1610-1640'.

Third Session
Dr Dan Carr, University of Edinburgh
'Lord Kames in America'

Dr Andrew Mackillop, University of Aberdeen
'Scots Law & Scottish Identities in the Eastern British Empire, c. 1750-1815'.