Diane Baptie Picture by SeeSawPhotos: Gairloch Village and Baosbheinn (Hill of the Wizard), Wester Ross, Scotland.


For a particular or general search – £24 an hour
For transcribing or summarizing specific documents, including Latin sasines – £24 an hour
For transcribing 16th, 17th and 18th century wills – £15 per page

To illustrate research I have done for you, I can supply photocopies of documents from digitised material at the NRS or I can order photocopies of other documents to be done by the NRS and NLS. See Fees and Charges in the Historical and Legal Search Rooms on www.nrscotland,gov.uk or Copy Services on www.nls.uk Postage is extra

Provided there are no restrictions, I do not charge for taking digital photographs of any relevant documents I may have come across in my search. For photographs of a limited number of documents you may have located yourself, I charge my hourly rate. If you require a large number, then I suggest that you contact the NRS and NLS who offer a digitising service.

Please note that if you wish to reproduce any documents in print or online, permission must be obtained from the NRS or NLS – see Copyright on their respective websites

I accept payment by:

  • PayPal (plus 6% for commission charged at my end and the ‘Services’ box checked)
  • UK bank transfer (BAC)
  • International bank transfer (plus £7 commission charged by my bank)
  • Sterling cheque
  • Sterling bank draft

Currency converter – www.xe.com

I only require payment once I have completed the search and you are completely satisfied


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2014 Diane Baptie. All Rights Reserved.
Created and maintained by Edinburgh Web