History of Peebles: 1850-1990

 

INDEX

 

Acts:
 
Burgh Police (Scotland) (1892), 48
Burgh Reform (1833), 41, 43
General Police and Improvements
(Scotland) (1867), 46-8
Housing (Scotland) (1919), 76
Housing (1932), 76; (1949), 177
Local Government (Scotland) (1929), 346; (1947), 346; (1973), 181, 194, 230, 346, 351
N.B. Peebles Railway (Lease) (1861), 330-1
Public Health (1867), 48
Roads and Bridges (1878), 91
Toll Road (1790), 40
Town Councils (Scotland) (1900), 92, 346
Turnpike (1790),43
Agencies, Bank, 24, 238-42
 
Professional, 38
Air Raid Precautions, 128
 
 
Alert, first, 152

A.T.C., 330 Squadron, 130
Arts and Music:

 
Amateur Dramatic Company, 63
Art Club, 297
Arts Festival, 297
Camera Club, 228
Drama Festival, 147
Floral Art Club, 228, 294-6
Peebles Players, 147, 296
Philharmonic Orchestra, 145, 152
Philharmonic Society, 147, 242
Tweed Theatre, 228, 296-7

 

Banks, 23-4, 166, 237-42

 
Kingsland Sub-Branch, 167
Municipal, 167
Savings, 24
Savings and Investment Building Society, 58, 241
Belgian refugees, 141
Beltane Festival, 66 -7, 93, 267 - 80
 
Beltane Queen, first, 67
Cornet, first, 67
Riding the Marches, revived 1897, 66
Boards of Lunacy (1857), 91
Boys Brigade, 291
Boy Scouts, 291-2
Buchan's House, 231
Burgh:
 
Inspector of roads, buildings, water, 48
Medical Officer, 48
Sanitary Inspector, 48
Sewage disposal, 48, 76
Surveyor, 48, 90                 .
Town Chamberlain, 90
Water supply, 45-6, 48, 348-9

 

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