Catalogue Entry: MINT00401

Report on the Edinburgh Mint's financial difficulties.

Author: William Drummond

Source: Mint 19/III.133-4, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

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Expresses concern about outstanding debts: £532.13s.4d. to Newton [see previous entry], £300 to Gregory and £60 to the clerk William Morgan. [Daniel] Stewart is critically ill and unable to sign the relevant bills: Drummond is trying to find other means of releasing the money.

Printed in NC, 7: 459-60.

[1] Edinbrugh March 27th.                1708

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