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How Scottish forms of numbers may differ in early modern records.
© The National Records of Scotland and the Scottish Archive Network

This course has introduced you to some of the problems faced by palaeographers when dealing with numbers. However, they may still present significant challenges.

The links below provide optional further reading. They may be of help when troubleshooting transcriptions.


The website also contains some activities to help you enhance your skills:


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Early Modern Scottish Palaeography: Reading Scotland's Records

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