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Bald, Robertlocked

(1776–1861)
  • Christopher A. Whatley

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Bald, Robert (1776–1861), mining engineer, was born at Culross, Perthshire, one of two sons of Alexander Bald (d. 1823) and his wife, Jane Christie. Alexander Bald (1783–1859) was his younger brother. The father was then colliery manager for the earl of Dundonald...

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F. Boase, , 6 vols. (privately printed, Truro, 1892–1921); repr. (1965)
National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh