Record

CodeNA9960
Dates -1952
Person NameLinton; Andrew (-1952); farmer, collector of local ephmera
SurnameLinton
ForenamesAndrew
Epithetfarmer, collector of local ephmera
ActivityAndrew Linton (d 1952), farmer and collector of local ephemera, of Gilmanscleugh Farm, Etterick, Selkirkshire, was educated at Bonnington Park High School, Peebles, were he was awarded the Higher Education Scotland leaving Certificate, 1890. He then attended Daniel Stewart's College, Edinburgh, 1891-1893, were he was awarded certificates in Physiography, mathematics, French, English and German. Linton went on to gain the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland Diploma in Agriculture and Certificate in Forestry, 1896, he also became a Life Member of the Society. In 1897 Linton was awarded a BSc from Durham University and went on to study at Munich University, 1897-1898.
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