CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 41
TitleGardener Fraternity of Old Aberdeen records
Date1821 - 1864
Extent1 volume
Creator NameThe Gardener Fraternity of Old Aberdeen (fl 1821 - 1864)
Administrative HistoryThe Society was established by 1754 "to raise a fund for relieving the necessities of such of the members as may be reduced to poor circumstances, or disabled from following their usual employment by age or misfortune, and their widows and orphans of a certain description" ('Constitution, Rules and Regulations', 1794). It was wound up in 1864.
DescriptionAccount Book, 1821 - 1864, containing annual accounts of the Society, subscriptions and annuity lists. Names and occupations of annuitants are given, with widows and orphans listed separately.
AccrualsNone expected.
ArrangementSingle item.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
Related Material'Constitution, rules and regulations ... of the Gardener Fraternity of Old Aberdeen' (1794), with list of members, 1793 - 1823, is held in the University's Local Collection. Full reference details will be found on the University Library Catalogue.
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