1729 in Scotland

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Flag map of Scotland.svg
1729
in
Scotland

Centuries:
Decades:
See also: List of years in Scotland
Timeline of Scottish history
1729 in: Great BritainWalesIrelandElsewhere

Events from the year 1729 in Scotland.

Incumbents[edit]

Law officers[edit]

Judiciary[edit]

Events[edit]

  • 8 January – two women arrested in Edinburgh for wearing men’s clothing.[1]
  • 6 August – Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh established as the "Hospital for the Sick Poor" or "Physicians' Hospital" in Edinburgh.[2]
  • Mackintosh of Borlum publishes An essay on ways and means for inclosing, fallowing, planting, &c. Scotland; and that in sixteen years at farthest, "by a lover of his country", in Edinburgh.[2]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

The arts[edit]

  • Society of St. Luke, Scotland's first art institute, established in Edinburgh.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chronology of Scottish History". A Timeline of Scottish History. Rampant Scotland. Retrieved 2016-02-25. 
  2. ^ a b c Ross, David (2002). Chronology of Scottish History. New Lanark: Geddes & Grosset. ISBN 1-85534-380-0.