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Poser 381 - List of purchasers of lairs in burial ground at Kilbarchan Relief Church, 1796

This week's poser is an extract from the list of purchasers of lairs in the burial ground at Kilbarchan Relief Church, 1796 (National Records of Scotland, CH3/1130/3 page 411).

The list contains information on the name, occupation and dwelling place of the person buying a lair. Watch especially out for capital letters and ligatures.

Image of an extract of a list of purchasers of lairs in burial ground at Kilbarchan Relief Church, 1796 (National Records of Scotland, CH3/1130/3 page 411).

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This week's questions: what were the occupations of the people mentioned and how much did they have to pay?

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Capital Letters
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