New study of burgh records reveals Aberdeen's piracy past

Read about Dr Armstrong Jackson's article from the magazine history SCOTLAND Vol.16 No.2 March-April 2016 and look out for his more in-depth analysis being published later this year.

A new project to analyse Aberdeen's medieval burgh records has shed light on disputes centering around accusations of piracy.

Dr Armstron Jackson's further analysis of more burgh record finds will be published in the July-August 2016 issue of History SCOTLAND, on sale 11 June 2016.