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THE NEW EDINBURGH ALMANAC, 1875.
THE ALMANAC may be had bound with any of the under-mentioned
WESTERN SUPPLEMENT; comprehending Lists connected with
PERTH AND PERTHSHIRE REGISTER; containing Lists con-
ANGUS AND MEARNS TOWN AND COUNTY LISTS. Published
All Communications regarding information contained in the above
Additions and Changes.
Page 342. John, 1st Baron Kesteven, deceased, has been succeeded by his son John-Henry, b. 1851.
Pages 343, 351, 354. George-John, 2d Baron Sondes, deceased, has been succeeded by his son George-Watson, M.P. for East Kent, b. 1824. Page 368. Francis Ottiwell Adams, Secretary of British Embassy at Berlin, has been transferred in the same capacity to the Embassy at Paris. Pages 373, 374. Charles Alfred Cookson has been appointed H.M. Consul at Alexandria, Joseph Grierson Consul at Coquimbo, and James Bengall Martin a Consul for the Leeward Islands.
Page 454. Lieut.-gen. H. P. Raymond has been appointed Colonel of the
From the list of the Episcopal Church in Ireland delete James Thomas O'Brien, D.D., Bishop of Ossory, etc., deceased.
Page 630. From the Church of Scotland list, Presbytery of Tongue, delete Angus Logan, Minister of Tongue, deceased.
Page 736. To the list of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, add: R. Lindsay, Army Medical Department; Cameron MacDowall, Bombay; Latham Blacker M'Culloch, Dublin; John Alexander Macdonald, M.D.; John Kershaw, Royton, Lancashire; James Murray Lindsay, M.D., Mickleover, Derby; Richard Wilkins, London; Alexander Buettner, M.D., Glasgow; John Livy, M.D., Bolton.
Page 753. From the list of Solicitors before the Supreme Courts delete Charles Baxter, deceased.
Pages 764-767. SCOTCH MILITIA. A. L. Young has been appointed a sublieutenant of the Royal Aberdeenshire Highlanders, G. F. Gillanders a sub-lieutenant of the Highland Rifle Militia, and W. M. Scott a captain of the Scottish Borderers. E. W. D. Ward has resigned his commission as a sub-lieutenant of the 2d Royal Lanark.
Page 775. COMMERCIAL BANK OF SCOTLAND. From the list of Extraordinary Directors delete Lieut. Col. Tyndall Bruce, and add Rev. Sir Henry Wellwood Moncreiff of Tulliebole, Bart., D.D.; and to the list of Ordinary Directors add John Turnbull of Abbey St Bathans, W.S.
Page 776. NATIONAL BANK OF SCOTLAND. To the list of Extraordinary Directors add James Taylor, Starley Hall, Burntisland, and James Mylne. From the list of Ordinary Directors delete James Taylor and James Mylne, and add John Phin and John Middleton.
B. C. L. Bachelor of Civil Law.
B. M. Bachelor of Medicine.
B. Sc. Bachelor of Science.
C. A. Chartered Accountant.
D. D. Doctor of Divinity.
F.B.S. Fellow of the Botanical Society.
F. E. L. S. Fellow of the Educational
F. L.S. Fellow of the Linnean Society.
P. R. G. S. Fellow of the Royal Geo-
P. R. S. Fellow of the Royal Society. F.R. 8. E. Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
F.R.S. L. Fellow of the Royal Society
K.P. Knight of St Patrick.
C. M. Master in Surgery.
K. R. Kt. of the Redeemer of Greece.
C. 8. Clerk to the Signet.
C.S.I. Companion of the Star of India. K.T.S. Kt. of Tower & Sword, Portugal.
D. C. L. Doctor of Civil Law.
L. D. S. Licentiate of Dental Surgery.
LL.D. Doctor of Laws.
L. S. the place of the seal.
M. Ast. S. Member of the Astronomical
M. B. Bachelor of Medicine.
P.S. A. Fel. of the Soc. of Antiquaries.
G. C. B. Grand Cross of the Bath.
G. C. M. G. Grand Cross of St Michael
and St George.
G. C. S. L. Grand Commander of the
K.B.E. Kt. of the Black Eagle, Prussia.
H. B. M. Her Britannic Majesty.
K. C. M. G. Knight Commander of St
K. C. S. I. Knight Commander of the
K. E. Kt. of the Elephant in Denmark.
K. G. F. Kt. of Golden Fleece in Spain.
PLAN OF THE ALMANAC.
The Kalendar, and Information connected therewith.-Term Days, Fast-Days, ~Fairs and Markets in Scotland.
Information in Commerce, Agriculture, Law, Chronology, and Statistics.
SECT. I. Useful Tables, Monetary System, Weights and Measures, Foreign Moneys, Government Annuities, etc.. 74 SECT. II. Fiars-Prices of Scotland 89 SECT. III. Taxation, including Cus
toms, Excise, and Stamp Duties, and Property and Income Tax... 95 SECT. IV. Postal Information......137
SECT. V. Abstracts of Acts of Parliament, Parliamentary Papers, and Leading Cases in the Supreme Courts... SECT. VI. Chronological Lists, Chronicle, and Obituary...........311 SECT. VII. Reigning Sovereigns and Statistics of the Chief States of the World.....
SECT. II. England-The Church, Law Courts, Universities, Public Institutions, etc.... 482 SECT. III. Ireland-Officers of State, Peerage, Public Institutions, etc.
City and County of Edinburgh.
SECT. VII. Banking, Railway, and
est & Discount, Price of Shares...768 SECT. VIII. Miscellaneous Lists..791 SECT. IX. Public and Law Officers and Courts of Counties, with Statistical Notices... SECT. X. Officials of Parliamentary Burghs, with Statistical Notices.... ..........846
Airdrie, Statistics of.
Arnan, Statistics of
Post-Office, and Assurances.. 87
House of Lords....
Control Department....465, 764
Aides-de-Camp to the Queen.472
Judge Advocate - General's
Master Gunners in Scotland.764
Prison for Scotland.
War Office Stations.........763
Union of Scotland..........740
Royal Scottish Society of.....741
Assembly Rooms, Directors of.....911