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Mid 18th century - late 18th century
Recipe book manuscripts
Collection of cookery and medical receipts in various hands. There are few medical recipes, mainly written at the end of the volume.
A medicine for a cold is ascribed to the 'Revd Mr Craik' (f. 58v.).
'Mrs Frances Rawson Receipt Book 1734' inscribed on f. 1r.
Material dates from c. 1734 to the late 18th century.