TITLE

THE HIGHLAND KELP PROPRIETORS AND THEIR STRUGGLE OVER THE SALT AND BARILLA DUTIES, 1817-1831

AUTHOR(S)
Macaskill, John
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Scottish Historical Studies;Jul2006, Vol. 26 Issue 1/2, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the actions of the kelp industry in relation to the challenge brought by the changes to the salt and barilla duties in the highlands and islands of Scotland from 1817 to 1823 and from the end of 1827 to 1831. The effectiveness of the actions is assessed. The arguments kelp proprietors used are also explored.
ACCESSION #
23831364

 

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