CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 54
TitleJohn Gordon of Buthlaw's lunar tables arranged by 84 year cycles
Extent1 volume: 0.05 linear metres
Creator NameGordon; John (1715-1775); of Buthlaw
Administrative HistoryJohn Gordon was born in 1715, the second son of Charles Gordon of Buthlaw. He was admitted to the Faculty of Advocates in Edinburgh in 1737, and became joint Professor of Civil Law at Edinburgh for just over a year from 1753 to 1754. He was awarded an LL.D. by King’s College, Aberdeen, in 1754 and practised as an advocate in Edinburgh. He died in 1775.
DescriptionJohn Gordon's lunar tables arranged by 84 year cycles, 1775. 2 volumes, see also MS 55.
AccrualsNone expected.
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 MaterialSee also MS 1160 and MS 3193, Gordon families of Buthlaw and Cairness
Related RecordMS 55
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