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Papers of Major Dennis Rollo
D50 · Fonds · Circa 1950s

Documents, mostly brief manuscript notes, usually by donor, concerning military history of Shetland

D56 · Fonds · 1986-1988

Includes card-indexed databases of Shetland wrecks, listed both alphabetically and in date sequence, with associated correspondence, sources and articles.

The project was sponsored by the Shetland Amenity Trust with Manpower Services Commission, comprising researchers: Sean Gibson, Sam Stewart, David Sandison, Chris Henderson and David Wilson. An outcome of the project was the publication 'Shetland Shipwrecks' (1989).

Shetland Amenity Trust
D18 · Fonds · 1740 - 1979

Material relating to Shetland folk history, including notes, letters, essays, photographs, questionnaires, dramatic sketches, poems, folk tales, music, newscuttings, printed material, 1663 - 1972; Records collected by E.S. Reid Tait, 1663 - 1960; Papers of Christina Jamieson, 1863 - 1917.