Tailors

Tailors - located in the Municipal Buildings Stirling

Tailors – located in the Municipal Buildings Stirling

Amongst the incorporated trades of the tailors was Robert Spittal who was tailor to King James 1v of Scotland around the year 1530. (see also Scottish Places Website )

Incorporation of Tailors

Stirling Archives hold – Minutes, 1690-1831 (and extracts from ‘Old Book’ 1576-1615); Office bearers, 1751-1820; Accounts, 1744-1759, 1834-1907; Subscriptions, 1809-1821; Acts relating to trade, 1556, 1687-1777; Other papers relating to the Tailors and crafts, 1620-1869.

The following publication written in the 1920’s gives an overview of the Incorporation.

The Incorporation of the Tailors of Stirling by David B Morris

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