1856 in Scotland

Events from the year 1856 in Scotland.

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1856
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See also:List of years in Scotland
Timeline of Scottish history
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Otis elevator in Glasgow, imported from the U.S. in 1856 for Gardner's Warehouse, the oldest cast-iron fronted building in the British Isles

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hight, Julian (2011). Britain's Tree Story. London: National Trust. p. 25. ISBN 978-1-907892-20-2.
  2. ^ Greenwood, Paul (2005). "William Wallace's Yew". Ancient Yew Group. Retrieved 26 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Lord Brougham Cooling off Act 1856". Gretna Green since 1754. Gretna Green Ltd. Archived from the original on 9 May 2014. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  4. ^ Beckett, J. V. (2005). City status in the British Isles, 1830–2002. Historical urban studies. Aldershot: Ashgate. ISBN 0-7546-5067-7.
  5. ^ "James Keir Hardie (1856–1915)". BBC. Retrieved 24 June 2013.