BOEC New Series Volume 19, 2023

The latest issue

The latest issue of the Book of the Old Edinburgh Club – volume 19, dated 2023 – was published in March 2024.

We provide this free to our members, and non-members can order a copy for £25 (plus postage, £3 in the UK). Please contact us if you would like a copy.

Volume 19’s contents are:

Networked Edinburgh 1800–1820: James Bremner and the Stamp Office Story
Penelope Wilson

Major James Weir of Tollcross and Drumsheugh (1757–1820): Royal Marine, Topographical Artist and Edinburgh Feuar
Jane Croom

James Nicolson, A Leith Jacobite Martyr
Steven Robb

The Treasury, Edinburgh, and the Royal Mile, 1824–1911
Ian Levitt

The Burgh Church Seat Rents: A Source of Municipal Revenue in Nineteenth-Century Edinburgh
John W. Sawkins


The Old Edinburgh Club – Edinburgh Central Library Manuscript Cataloguing Project
Matthew Ferrie

Book reviews

Annual Report of the Old Edinburgh Club