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Midlothian (Edinbughshire) Fiars, 1626 - 1800

Notes on the Midlothian fiars and a general discussion of the fiars.

Other Midlothian data
Midlothian fiars for Wheat, Bear, Oatmeal and Oats, 1626-1931

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INPUT 1 1 N 

 Midlothian (Edinbughshire) Fiars, 1626 - 1800.
    (Pease, Rough and Blanded Bear, Muirland Oats, and 
        Blecked Wheat)
   
 This file contains;
 1 - Pease prices, 1640-1800
 2 - Rough Bear prices, 1656-1800 (from 1788, 'Third Bear')
 3 - Muirland Oats prices, 1674-1800 (from 1788, 'Second Oats')
 4 - Blanded Bear prices, 1682-1800 (from 1788, 'Second Bear')
 5 - Blecked Wheat prices, 1690-1800 (from 1788, 'Second Wheat')

FORMAT
3 2 2 1 2 3 4 0 (I4,2X,I2,1X,I2,1X,I2)
3 2 2 1 2 3 4 0 (I4,12X,I2,1X,I2,1X,I2)
3 2 2 1 2 3 4 0 (I4,22X,I2,1X,I2,1X,I2)
3 2 2 1 2 3 4 0 (I4,32X,I2,1X,I2,1X,I2)
3 2 2 1 2 3 4 0 (I4,42x,I2,1X,I2,1X,I2)
STOP
Crop  Pease     Rough     Muirland  Blanded   Blecked
Year            bear      oats      bear      wheat
      s.d.1/12  s.d.1/12  s.d.1/12  s.d.1/12  s.d.1/12
DATA
1640   7  9  4
1642  12  2  8
1643   8  4  0
1644  10  0  0
1645   7  6  0
1646   6  8  0
1647   8 10  8
1648  15  0  0
1649  18  4  0
1650  15  0  0
1651  15  0  0
1652  15  0  0
1654   3  4  0
1655   8  4  0
1656   5 10  0   8 10  8
1657   6  1  4   8  7  4
1659   8 10  8
1661   9  5  4
1662   5 10  0  11  1  4
1663   6  8  0  10  0  0
1664   4  5  4
1665   7  2  0   7  9  4
1666   6  1  4   9  2  0
1667   6  8  0   8  4  0
1668             8 10  8
1669   5  3  4   9  2  0
1670   5 10  0   8  4  0
1671  10  0  0   8  7  4
1672   7  2  8  10  0  0
1673  10  0  0   9  5  4
1674  18  4  0  15  0  0  11  8  0
1675  14  2  0            11  0  0
1676   5  6  8                    
1677   5  0  0             5  0  0
1678   5  0  0   8  4  0          
1679   7  2  8  10  0  0   6  1  4
1680   9  8  0   8 10  8   6  1  4
1681   9  2  0   9  2  0   6  8  0
1682   8  4  0  12  6  0   7  9  4  13  4  0
1683   6  8  0   8  8  0   7  4  0   9  6  0
1684   6  8  0   8  0  0   6  8  0   8  8  0
1685   6  0  0   7  9  4   6  0  0   8 10  8
1686   9  8  0   9  4  0   6  0  0   9  8  0
1687   6  0  0   9  2  0   5  6  8   8  8  0
1688   8  4  0   8  0  0   5 10  0   8  7  4
1689   7  6  0   8  7  4   7 11  0   9  2  0
1690  13  2  0  12  1  0   9 10  0  13  2  0  13  4  0
1691   6  8  0   8  4  0   5 10  0   8  4  0  11  1  4
1692   6  8  0   8  0  0   5  6  8   9  2  0  10  6  8
1693   7  2  8   8  7  4   5  6  8   9  5  4  13  0  0
1694   8  7  4   8  9  0   6  8  0   9  7  0  13  4  0
1695  13 10  8  10  6  8  10  0  0  11 11  4   5  6  8
1696  19  6  0  16  1  4  11  8  0  17  9  4  19  2  0
1697  11  1  4  11 11  4   8 10  8  13  7  4  17  9  4
1698  21  8  0  18  4  0  15  0  0  20  6  8  26  1  4
1699  16 11  4  17  2  8  12  9  4  19  5  4  21  8  0
1700   8  4  0  12  2  8   7  2  8  14  5  4  14  5  4
1701   5  3  4   8  0  0   5  0  0   9  5  6  10  0  0
1702   8  4  0   8 10  8   8  0  0   9  8  0  10  3  4
1703   7  6  0   9  8  0   7  9  0  10 10  0  12  6  0
1704   7  6  0   8 10  8   7  2  8  10  0  0  10 10  0
1705   8  4  0   8 10  8   6  1  4   9 10  8   9  5  4
1706   4  8  0   6  2  0   3 10  8   7  2  8   7  9  4
1707   5  0  0   6  4  0   4 10  0   7  6  0  10  6  8
1708   8 10  8   9  2  0   9  2  0  10 10  0  14  2  0
1709  11  8  0  11  8  0   8 10  8  12  9  4  19  5  4
1710  11  1  4  10 10  0   8  0  0  12  2  8  12 11  0
1711   6  8  0   8 10  8   6  8  0  10  3  4  12  6  0
1712   6  4  0   7  6  0   6  2  0   8 10  4  12  2  8
1713  13  4  0   7  9  4   6  6  0   8 10  8  15 10  0
1714  10  0  0  10  0  0   6 11  4  11  2  0  11  2  0
1715   9  5  4   8  4  0   6 11  4   9  8  0  12  9  4
1716   5  6  8   7  6  0   6  1  4   8  7  4  11  1  4
1717   6  8  0   6  8  0   7  2  8   7  9  4  10 10  0
1718   6  8  0   8  6  0   7  0  0   9  4  0  10  6  8
1719   8  4  0   9  0  0   8  0  0   9 10  0  10  6  8
1720   8  4  0   8  4  0   6  8  0   9  7  0  10  4  0
1721   8  4  0   7  6  0   6 11  4   8  7  4  10 10  0
1722  11  8  0   9  0  0   8  2  0   9 10  0  12  6  0
1723  11  0  0  11  4  8   9  0  0  12  2  8  10 10  0
1725  12  6  0   9  5  4   7  0  0  10  3  4  14  2  0
1726   7  8  0   8 10  0   7  2  8   8  8  0  12  0  0
1727   9  2  0  10  0  0   7  6  0  10  9  0  13  4  0
1728  11  0  0  12  4  0   9  8  0  13  2  0  15  0  0
1729   7  8  0   8  7  4   8  0  0   9  5  4  12  8  0
1730   5  4  0   6 11  4   6  0  0   7  9  4  11  2  0
1731   5  6  0   6 11  4   6 10  0   8  0  0  11  4  0
1732   6  0  0   6  8  0   6  3  0   7  3  0   8 10  0
1733   7  0  0   7  9  0   6  8  0   8  6  0  11  1  4
1734   7  6  0   7  9  0   6  8  0   8  6  0  13  2  0
1735   8  8  0   8  0  0   7  8  0   8 10  0  13  2  0
1736  10  0  0   9  4  0   7 10  0  10  1  0  10 10  0
1737  10  6  0   9  2  0   7  2  0  10  0  0  11  8  0
1738   6  6  0   7  3  0   5  4  0   8  1  0   9  4  0
1739   9  2  0   9  2  0   7  8  0  10  0  0  11  9  0
1740  20  0  0  14  6  0  11  6  0  15  6  0  21  3  0
1741   9  4  0   8  4  0   7  8  0   9  3  0  12  6  0
1742   7  6  0   8  4  0   6  0  0   9  3  0   9  4  0
1743   6  0  0   6  8  0   4 10  0   7  6  0   8  4  0
1744   8  0  0   7  9  4   7  8  0   8  8  0  10  2  0
1745  10  6  0   9  0  0   8  4  0   9 10  0  13 10  0
1746   7  6  0   9  0  0   7  8  0   9 10  0  12  4  0
1747   7  6  0   8  4  0   5  8  0   9  2  0  12  0  0
1748   6  8  0   8  8  0   7  4  0   9  6  0  12  8  0
1749   7  0  0   7  8  0   7  4  0   8  6  0  11  8  0
1750   9  7  0   7 11  0   7  8  0   8  9  0  11 10  0
1751  12  6  0   9  4  0   9 10  0  12  2  0  15  2  0
1752  13  4  0  10  6  0  10  2  0  11  4  0  13  4  0
1753  10  6  0  11  0  0   8 10  0  11 10  0  13  4  0
1754   8  0  0   8  0  0   7  6  0   8  7  0  11  0  0
1755  10  6  0   8  7  0   8  6  0   9  2  0  11  6  0
1756  16  8  0  13  4  0  12  0  0  14  2  0  20  4  0
1757  13  4  0  11 11  0   9  0  0  12  8  0  16  8  0
1758   9  8  0   7 11  0   7  4  0   8  8  0  13  4  0
1759   6  0  0   7  9  0   7  2  0   8  7  0  11  8  0
1760   8  0  0   7  7  0   7  6  0   8  5  0  11 10  0
1761   8  0  0   7  8  0   7  2  0   8  6  0  12  4  0
1762  12  6  0  11  5  0  13  2  0  12  3  0  17 10  0
1763  12  0  0  10 10  0   8  8  0  11  8  0  15  0  0
1764  12  0  0  11  3  0  10  6  0  12  1  0  17  4  0
1765  13  0  0  13  6  0  12  6  0  14  6  0  18  4  0
1766  14  6  0  15  0  0  12  3  0  16  0  0  17 10  0
1767  14  6  0  11  0  0  12  0  0  12  0  0  19  4  0
1768  13  6  0   9  0  0   8  4  0  10  1  0  18  4  0
1769  11  0  0  10  6  0   9 10  0  11  6  0  16  4  0
1770  11  6  0  10  9  0  10  4  0  11  9  0  17  0  0
1771  14  0  0  13  3  0  12  8  0  14  3  0  19  4  0
1772  15  0  0  14  6  0  12  6  0  15  6  0  20 10  0
1773  12  6  0  14  4  0  12  2  0  15  4  0  20  7  0
1774  12  6  0  13  6  0  12  6  0  14  5  0  19  0  0
1775  10  6  0  11  3  0   9  0  0  12  3  0  17  0  0
1776  10  0  0   9  4  0   9  0  0  10  4  0  16  8  0
1777  10  0  0  11  0  0   9  6  0  11 11  0  18  0  0
1778   9  6  0  11  3  0  10  0  0  12  4  0  16  4  0
1779   8  0  0   8  9  0   8  0  0   9  9  0  13  6  0
1780  10  0  0  11  9  0   9  9  0  12  3  0  18  0  0
1781  10  9  0  10  6  0   9  0  0  11  4  0  18  6  0
1782  17  0  0  15  0  0  14  0  0  18  0  0  20  2  0
1783  15  0  0  15  0  0  13  0  0  16  0  0  18  0  0
1784  14  0  0  13  6  0  12  0  0  14  6  0  17  0  0
1785  12  0  0  11  0  0   8  6  0  12  0  0  18  9  0
1786  16  0  0  13  6  0  11  9  0  14  6  0  17  6  0
1787  12  6  0  12  6  0  12  0  0  13  6  0  20  0  0
1788  10  0  0  11  0  0   9  2  0  12  0  0  20  6  0
1789  14  0  0  12  9  0  10  8  0  13  9  0  22  0  0
1790  13  0  0  14  0  0  12  0  0  15  0  0  21  0  0
1791  12 10  6  15  9  0  12  0  0  16  9  0  19  0  0
1792  15  0  0  16  0  0  13  0  0  18  0  0  19  0  0
1793  15  0  0  16  4  6  13  6  0  17  4  6  22  0  0
1794  15  6  0  17  3  0  13  0  0  18  3  0  23  1  0
1795  21  0  0  21  6  0  17  6  0  21  6  0  21  6  0
1796  14  3  0  19  6  0  12  6  0  21  0  0  24  0  0
1797  12  6  0  15  0  0  12  0  0  16  0  0  21  6  0
1798  12  6  0  15  0  0  12  6  0  16  0  0  21  0  0
1799  30  0  0  27  0  0  22  9  0  29  5  0  36  5  0
1800  41  3  0  32  0  0  30  0  0  35  7  0  52  6  0
9999

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