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TITLE
Nairn Burgess Ticket 2
EXTERNAL ID
Z_KIGHF_45_2
PLACENAME
Nairn
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
NAIRN
DATE OF IMAGE
4 June 1790
PERIOD
1790s
CREATOR
Burgh of Nairn
SOURCE
Highland Folk Museum
ASSET ID
7513
KEYWORDS
burgesses
burgess tickets
freemen
freedom
Nairn Burgess Ticket 2

A burgess ticket is the document conferring the freedom of a burgh, in this case Nairn. The recipient is William Robertson Younger of Househills.

'At Nairn the fourth day of June one thousand seven hundred and ninety years.

William Robertson Younger of Househill was with the unanimous ... consent and approbation of the Provost Magistrates Town Council and Community of the Borough of Nairn received and admitted Burgess Freeman and Guild Brother thereof with the usual powers and priviledges ...'

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Nairn Burgess Ticket 2

NAIRN

1790s

burgesses; burgess tickets; freemen; freedom

Highland Folk Museum

Highland Folk Museum (documents)

A burgess ticket is the document conferring the freedom of a burgh, in this case Nairn. The recipient is William Robertson Younger of Househills.<br /> <br /> 'At Nairn the fourth day of June one thousand seven hundred and ninety years.<br /> <br /> William Robertson Younger of Househill was with the unanimous ... consent and approbation of the Provost Magistrates Town Council and Community of the Borough of Nairn received and admitted Burgess Freeman and Guild Brother thereof with the usual powers and priviledges ...'