Falkirk Herald records

Primary maker
Falkirk Herald
Production date
1889-2005
Description
Articles, news cuttings, newspapers; negatives and glass plate negatives collection
Microfilm collection of newspapers, 1845-1920

Object detail

Name/title notes
The Falkirk Herald was first published on Saturday August 14th, 1845 by a Glasgow lawyer, Alexander Hedderwick. In 1846 the title was purchased by Archibald Johnston, who owned a local print works. The Falkirk Herald is still owned by Johnson Press. Branch offices were set up at Grangemouth, Denny, Linlithgow, Bo'ness and Bathgate (c 1912). In 1958 the Falkirk Herald had a circulation of 30,000 copies weekly.
Level of current record
Collection
Primary maker
Production date
1889-2005
Measurements
Approx 3000 negatives;38 textual records (0.02m); 40 microfilm reels
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You can see catalogues of the items in this collection on our website. http://www.falkirkcommunitytrust.org/heritage/archives/finding-aids/docs/business/Journals_newspapers_and_newsagents.pdf
Restriction
Open - no restriction on access
Accession number
A119

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