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Poser 291 - Accounts of Abercorn kirk session, 1701

This week's poser is a passage from the poor fund accounts of Abercorn kirk session, 1701 (National Records of Scotland, CH2/835/9 page 3).

The clerk was consistent in the way he formed his letters and his hand is a fairly typical example of the early eighteenth century. Watch out especially for abbreviations, numerals and interference.

Extract from the poor fund accounts of Abercorn kirk session, 1701 (National Records of Scotland, CH2/835/9 page3).

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This week's question: apart from money for the support (or, in one case, burial) of the poor, what else did the poor fund support in this extract?

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