SCOTTISH LEGAL HISTORY GROUP
Annual Conference - Saturday 6 October 2018
The 38th Annual Conference and AGM of the Scottish Legal History Group will be held on the above date in the Law Room of the Advocates’ Library, Parliament House, Edinburgh. All welcome.
All those wishing to attend are requested to send a registration form (below) together with the Conference fee of £10.00 (£5.00 for students) to the Secretary, Dr Adelyn Wilson, University of Aberdeen School of Law, Taylor Building, Aberdeen, AB24 3UB.
11.00 First Session
Dr Alan MacQuarrie (University of Glasgow)
Supplications to the Papacy in late medieval Scotland
Charles Fletcher (University of Edinburgh)
Continuity and change: the highland estate and the regality court of Grant
12.30 Sherry. Break for Lunch.
2.15 Second Session
Annual General Meeting ... to be followed at 2.30 approximately by:
Prof John Finlay (University of Glasgow)
Charles Rampini (1840-1907): a Scots-Italian advocate in Jamaica and Shetland
3.30 Third Session
Ross MacDonald (University of Edinburgh)
Thinking about family succession law: the Court of Session, social change, and historical analysis, ca. 1830-1950
Dr John MacAskill (Slaughter and May, Edinburgh)
It should not be ‘a matter of £.s.d’: the management of Scotland’s Crown-owned foreshore, 1833-2018